Columbia Center for the Arts' has something for everyone. We regularly host music events, film, literary events, book discussions, and other special events of interest to communities we serve.
We encourage partnerships with other organizations and individuals. If you're interested in developing an event or a series of events, please let us know. Call us at 541-387-8877.
Thank you to all our filmmakers, sponsors, volunteers and attendees for a wonderful festival!
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Columbia Center for the Arts proudly presents a very special evening with famous actor, writer, singer, songwriter Ronny Cox.
Gorge Owned (GO!) invites you to learn about the roots of Oregon’s conservation movement from one of its earliest activists.
Presented by Hood River Soroptimist and CCA, this season’s program of eight selected films will compel discussion, make you laugh, tug at your heartstrings and motivate you to make a difference in your community.
Columbia High School Drama Club Presents Much Ado Out West. This Western romp is inspired from Shakespeare's hilarious battle-of-the-sexes romantic comedy, Much Ado About Nothing.
Columbia Center for the Arts presents the Hapa Hilbillies Play Chaplin: four early silent films with live music composed and performed by the Hapa Hillbillies with special guests.
"I Carried A Watermelon": A Dirty Dancing Story, by Portland dance company TriptheDark, is equal parts homage and irreverence: everything you always loved about Dirty Dancing, and everything you didn't know it was missing.
Columbia Gorge Cat Rescue and Columbia Center for the Arts proudly present the Internet Cat Video Festival from the Walker ARt Museum. Doors open at 6pm for activities including a raffle, face painting, cat photo contest, local cat videos, silent auction, and more.
CCA and the Wolf Education and Research Center honor Earth day with a screening of Sawtooth Legacy Films' The Great Wolf Divide, followed by a discussion about wolves in Oregon..
Download the anthology of the 2014 Plein Air Writing Exhibition and become inspired for this August!
Learn more: Plein Air Writing Anthology
Find links to all of the completed films here: 48 Hour Film Project