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Lessons from I-Hotel: A reading and conversation on a San Francisco SRO with Karen Tei Yamashita

Friday, November 8 from 8-10pm InterUrban Gallery, 1 E. Hastings, entrance on Carrall FREE Saturday, November 9 from 7pm Massy Books, 229 E. Georgia FREE with guests   In… More ›

Introducing our new Artist Residency in Japan! 

The Powell Street Festival Society (PSFS) is pleased to present its inaugural partnership with the Artist in Residence Yamanashi (AIRY) program. This artist-run initiative, based in the mountainous region of… More ›

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Congratulations to our Lottery Winners!

Please pick up your lottery prize between August 12th to 23rd from 10 am to 4 pm. After August 23rd, contact Cara at admin@powellstreetfestival.com to pick up your prize… More ›

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Fill out our survey!

Did you attend the Powell Street Festival on August 3 or 4, 2019? Please fill out our survey and tell us how we did!   Image credit: Keric Wu

Queer Japan at Queer Film Festival

Queer Japan Screening at Vancouver Queer Film Festival August 18 @ 9 PM SFU Goldcorp Cinema Tickets $10 – $14 Trailblazing artists, activists, and everyday people from across the… More ›

Lottery Tickets being sold by local businesses!

Powell Street Festival Lottery tickets for the 2019 season are available now until July 19th at the following businesses:  Blim 115 E. Pender St.  Dosanko Restaurant 566 Powell St.  Kami Insurance #200-678 W. Broadway… More ›

PSF represents the JC community to me, traditional and innovative arts, different generations involved in all aspects (as vendors, performers, audience, etc.). The mix is important.

—survey response