Venue Rentals2022-10-15T00:34:43-07:00
venue rentals

The McTavish Academy Of Art is an 18,000 sq. ft. creative arts facility located on the Saanich Peninsula. Our fully wheelchair accessible building offers a variety of different spaces and studios for rent, each customizable to your specific needs. If you are looking for an hour a week, a day a week or just occasional we are happy to connect and explore creating with you.

Featuring beautiful artwork from local artists, our collaborative space will leave you feeling creatively inspired. We’re committed to providing your next event, class or workshop with an experience that cultivates a sense of community through supporting the arts. This is not just a space for art, dance and yoga we are a community space for workshops and classes of all types. We also have support for marketing and promotion.

To start planning your next class, workshop or event, please fill out our contact form on this page or email us at We look forward to hearing from you!

  • Meetings

  • Company Parties

  • Special Events
  • Workshops

  • Gymnasium

  • Dance & Yoga

  • Live Music

  • Performances
  • Birthday Parties

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As Featured In

Entrepreneur of the Year 2019

Grant Thornton Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards

Crystal Award – Newsmaker of the Year 2018

Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Crystal Awards

Innovative Thinking Award 2016

Seaside Magazine Professionals Awards


Do you provide tables and chairs?2023-08-09T20:14:47-07:00

We have many lightweight foldable chairs and tables to facilitate a wide variety of events. For events of over 50 people, please inquire directly via our contact form for specific requirements.

What rooms/spaces are available for rent?2023-08-09T20:14:53-07:00
  • Grand Gallery
  • Workshop Rooms
  • Art Studio
  • Dance Studio
  • Yoga Studio
  • Boardroom
  • Gymnasium
What are the rental rates?2023-08-09T20:12:06-07:00

We do our best to keep our rates affordable for any type of event, class or workshop. For specific rates on rooms/spaces, please inquire via our contact form, call us at 778-351-0088, or email us at “”.

Still have a question?2023-08-09T20:15:07-07:00

If you still have a question, please fill out our contact form at the top of this page OR email us at and we would be happy to assist.