Avalon Region

Hold Fast Contemporary Art Festival

St. John's

Aug 2022 dates TBA

A four-day celebration of contemporary art practice held in August in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. Hold Fast is the province's only festival dedicated to contemporary art. Regular events are free and open to all. Hold Fast invites works across an array of media including: installation, performance, screenings, artist talks, dance, community events, and artist-led workshops for people of all ages.

Locations & Dates

  • 72 Harbour Drive, St. John's
  • 47.5645, -52.7057
  • Aug 2022 dates TBA


Daytime entrance free or by donation, evening special events $5-$20.

Electronic Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Email Money Transfer
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal
  • Visa


  • French Language
  • Internet/WIFI