Juan de Fuca Foundation
for the Arts
Redefining our future through community, vision, and creativity.
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Juan De Fuca Foundation for the Arts
Music * Arts * Community
JFFA offers Port Angeles, Sequim, and the entire north Olympic Peninsula of Washington a myriad of performance alternatives for all lovers of The Arts. We are proud to present a season concert series with an array of diverse disciplines and genres represented – including dance, folk, blues, comedy and more.
JFFA is supported by a passionate board of directors, dedicated staff, tireless volunteers, generous sponsors and invaluable community partners.
“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.”
Check out the JFFA Events Calendar for upcoming events, concerts, and community activities.
2020 JFFA Festival
2020 JFFA Festival Postponed Until May 2021
Our annual Juan de Fuca Festival, now in its 27th year, spans four days with four stages, and features not only more performance diversity, but also an artisan street fair, kids’ activities, a beer/wine tent, and a fantastic assortment of festive food.
JFFA Season Concert Series
Our hope with season concerts is to interact with you through music, theater, comedy, dance, and storytelling. Our season concert series runs from September through May, averaging 8-12 concerts per year, and featuring exceptional touring artists.
JFFA Educational Programs
Providing arts education, Summer camps, workshops, and outreach experiences to youth of the North Olympic Peninsula. Our goal is to provide these opportunities to all, and offer scholarships and a variety of financial assistance programs.
Festival Kids Show
Each year JFFA launches the Juan de Fuca Festival with three morning school performances that serve over 3000 local students and educators. We proudly bring world class performances to all K-12 students in the Port Angeles School District.
Season Concert OutreachTouring artists that perform during our season concert series often connect with our community in other meaningful ways such as: workshops, master classes, lecture demonstrations and school shows.
Summer Arts CampsJFFA offers a week long art-focused camp each summer for youth ages 8-12. This is the second consecutive year that JFFA will be collaborating with Turning the Wheel Productions to facilitate this experience.
Community Arts ProjectWith grant and community support, JFFA is proudly partnering with the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center and the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula to increase access to youth arts education and, ultimately, generate a community art project to be exhibited at the 2020 JFFA Festival.
Read the latest News & Updates
SAVE THE BOB: A live streaming event to support a local venue Small music and arts venues are key to a vibrant art community. These venues allow artists and musicians to share their talents in an...
Join us on Friday, February 26th at 6pm for In [Your] Living Room, Episode 3: Featuring The Sam Chase. If you're a JFFA patron, you've likely seen The Sam Chase perform and, if you've seen him...
Nutcracker: The Movie Keeps the Holiday Tradition Alive For the sixth year in a row, JFFA has been honored to present Ballet Workshop's original staging of The Nutcracker with a Pacific...
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Our 2019-2020 Sponsors
As a sponsor you make a commitment to the continued growth of JFFA, and partner with us to provide music, art, and educational opportunities to our comunity. We are deeply grateful for the outpouring of financial and in-kind support from the following local businesses and individuals:
Coldwell Banker, Uptown Realty
Port Angeles Education Foundation
Sequim Family Dentistry
Sound Community Bank
Stephen Moriarty Law