Welcome to the LAC


The Leamington Arts Centre (LAC) is located in the heart of South Western Ontario’s beautiful uptown Leamington in one of the town’s many wonderful heritage buildings. The LAC is a 10,000 square foot, state-of-the-art fully accessible facility which offers three floors of gallery space meeting rooms, and education studio space.

The LAC was established as the South Essex Arts Association in 1971 as a charitable not-for-profit arts organization dedicated to creating and sustaining a celebration of the human spirit through the nurturing of the arts with our community.

The LAC is a hub for the arts in Leamington and Windsor-Essex Region offering up to 40 exhibitions each year, artist markets, arts and crafts shows, film nights, educational arts programs and more.

Visiting Hours

Tues – Fri: 10:00am – 4:30pm

Sat: 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Sun + Mon: closed

Admission is FREE!

Donations Greatly Appreciated!


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Join the LAC as we welcome artists Dave Paddick, Kathryn Parent, Laurie Langford, Marshall Heaton and Kimberly Heaton for their opening receptions on Fri Sept 14 from 7-9pm. Free admission, everyone welcome, refreshment served.

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Please join us on Tuesday Sept 18th between 11am and 10pm for lunch or dinner at CRAVE, 26 Erie St. North, Leamington. Let your server know you are there to support us and a portion of your bill will go directly … Read More

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Introducing Leamington’s first night market – Art in the Parkette. Local artists and artisans come together under the stars for one night only! Hosted in conjunction with Culture Days, the LAC, the Uptown BIA, The Bank Theatre and the Municipality of … Read More

CORKS & CANVAS: Wine & Paint Night
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Fri Oct 19, 7pm Enjoy a paint night at the LAC! Corks and Canvas is an evening to “drink creatively” with your friends or significant other. $49/person or $89/couple. Includes wine, all art supplies (paints, brushes, canvas) and guided instruction. … Read More

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