The Dante Alighieri Society of British Columbia

 For the promotion of Italian language and culture

Cultural Events

The Dante Alighieri Society of British Columbia organizes in Vancouver events and clubs to promote the enjoyment of the cultural and artistic patrimony of Italy. Follow us on Facebook too!

​​Upcoming Events

Past events

  • Join us for the "Italian Day on the Drive". Look for the Italian Consulate stand to find our dedicated corner, where we will be having a live event to entertain the public. For the occasion, the Italian street artist Pepe Gaka (Giuseppe Percivati) will perform a session of "live painting" and will produce a replica on canvas of a Caravaggio painting. There will also be a raffle for those interested in having a chance to bring home Pepe Gaka's finished work. 

  • Public lecture: "Global Nomads, Modern Caravanserais and Neighbourhood Commons” 

        (speaker: Dr Arianna Dagnino) organized by the La Dante in collaboration with ARPICO.

        When: January 27th at 7.00 pm.
        Where: Vancouver Central Public Library

        Please see details here

  • Inaugural concert of La Dante Society of British Columbia.

​           ​in collaboration with The Consulate General of Italy in Vancouver.

        When: Friday December 4, 2015, at 6.30 pm.
        Where: Pyatt Hall, The Vancouver School of Music,  843 Seymour St,

        Vancouver, BC V6B 3L4.​

        Please see details here