Deals & Discounts

AFBS Health Insurance

Health insurance for ACWR members through the Arts & Entertainment Plan®

Need personal health insurance? Membership with the ACWR comes with access to the popular Arts & Entertainment Plan — an affordable health insurance plan offered by the not-for-profit insurer AFBS. And accessing the plan has never been easier with the quoting and online enrollment functionality which boasts the fastest application process in Canada.

The Arts & Entertainment Plan® is designed to help artists manage their health care costs. ACWR members are guaranteed acceptance* into the plan, with no medical questionnaires necessary and no refusals based on pre-existing conditions.

There are two plan options: Standard and Comprehensive. Both options offer dental, prescription drug, extended health care (hospital room, acupuncture, massage etc…), and travel emergency medical coverage. Both options also provide life and AD&D insurance and a Member and Family Assistance Program. There’s a monthly payment option available and premiums may be tax deductible.

The Arts & Entertainment Plan® website will give you a price quote in just two steps and it enables you to enroll in the plan and pay online by credit card. Once you’re registered you’ll have access to a new member portal where you can login and view your account details.

For more information about the costs and benefits of the Arts & Entertainment Plan® you can go here.

*must be over 18 and under 71 to enroll


Art Galia

15% off custom framing// 10% off art classes

13127 Tecumseh Rd. | Tecumseh On. N8N 3T4 | 519-735-6928 | website | email

Founded in 2004 Art Galia was born from a desire to bring down the barriers and to include all into the contemporary art world: enthusiasts, first-timers, new or seasoned collectors and institutions – we strongly believe that everybody should enjoy the most amazing achievement of human kind: ART

This is our core, this keeps our door open to everyone.

Beatnik Art Supplies

10% off all art supplies

224 Erie St W, Windsor, ON | (226) 674-4777 |

Art Supplies, advice, inspiration – for artists, by artists. Locally owned and operated!
Oil, gouache, watercolours, acrylics, charcoal, drawing supplies, markers, canvas, paper, ink, glue, resin, printmaking supplies and more! (We even have paint by numbers and fine art puzzles, plus some local art.)

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Common Ground Gallery

Free entrance to all events and free button at the door

3277 Sandwich Street | (519) 252-6380 | website | email social media

Common Ground is a non-juried art gallery that has provided assistance and affordable exhibition space to Windsor artists for over 25 years.


DeSerres- Art Supply Store

Save 10% off regular price and 1$ spent = 1 points

DeSerres, creative since 1908

A top destination for artistic minds of all backgrounds, DeSerres sets the standard for creativity. With a unique expertise acquired over three generations, the family-owned business inspires imagination and accompanies customers throughout their many projects. DeSerres advocates originality, boldness and resourcefulness. Because every day requires a touch of magic to reveal its most beautiful colours. Because life is a canvas.

Visit their website to start shopping at


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HNM Dance Company

Free Fun Fridays & 10% off classes and programs

1641 Ouellette Ave, Windsor, ON N8X 1K9 | 519-256-3818 | email | website

HNM Dance Company is a contemporary dance group based in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, founded in 1995. The ensemble is made up of real people with real lives; a wonderful combination of professional and community dancers working together. HNM is recognized for its sensual musicality, starkly dramatic, and wildly humorous repertoire. From personable in-studio showings, to the opera house stage, to touring, HNM values collaborations with artists and organizations in all disciplines, and is committed to making dance accessible and enriching for everyone through public performances, workshops, classes, and open dances.

Hot Pop Factory

15% discount on Hot Pop Factory’s laser cutting, laser engraving, and 3D printing services. Discount applies to orders up to $500 before taxes.

215 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON | (416) 306-6468 |websiteinstagram | facebook | twitter

Hot Pop Factory is a design and manufacturing firm in Toronto specializing in 3D printing, laser cutting, and CNC machining. The firm has executed custom product experiences for local and international brands such as Spotify, Twitter Canada, HSBC. Moneris Solutions, Coca Cola, McCain Foods, Bell Media, and many more.


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10% off the first month’s group classes

934 Ottawa St, Windsor, ON | 226-246-6463 | website | email

We specialize in offering music lessons and creative arts programs to the diverse community of Windsor and Essex County.

Jewish Community Centre

Member’s Rates on all activities and rentals

1641 Ouelette Ave. | Windsor, ON | 519-973-1772 | website | email

The Windsor Jewish Community Centre provides educational, social recreational and cultural programming to the Jewish and general communities of Windsor and Essex County.  Its programs embody concepts of charity and social justice contained in the Jewish tradition.  Consistent with this philosophy, Centre programming places a special emphasis on the elderly, immigrants, children, and those in need.  The WJCC promotes social interactions which strengthen family unity and bind one generation to another as an interdependent community.

Leamington Arts Centre

10% off submissions to exhibits and events

72 Talbot St. W, Leamington, ON | 519-326-2711 | website email 

The LAC is a meeting place and hub for the arts in Leamington and Essex County offering up to 36 exhibitions each year, artist markets, arts and crafts shows, film nights, educational arts programs and more.

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Levigator Press

15% off all classes

1984 Wyandotte St. E | Windsor, ON | 519-991-4972 | website email 

Levigator Press is a printmaking and book arts studio in the Walkerville neighbourhood of Windsor, Ontario, Canada. We offer press rental, private instruction, and workshops in a number of print media as well as bookbinding, drawing, and fibre arts. Levigator Press is owned and operated by artist Jodi Green.

Mirror World Publishing

15% off Mirror World Publishing online sales with code “MWPARTY”

Windsor, ON | 519-735-7754 | website | email

Mirror World Publishing is a small independent publishing house based in Windsor, Ontario. We publish quality paperbacks and ebooks that feature other worlds, times and versions of reality. Our novels are for all ages and are creative, unique, imaginative and engaging.

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Nancy Johns Gallery & Framing

15% off custom framing

4755 Wyandotte St. E. | Windsor, ON | 519-945-2222 | website | email 

Located in Pillette Village, Nancy Johns Gallery & Framing specializes in custom framing and Windsor’s local artists. The gallery is the perfect spot to find local art for both the home and business. Whether you are interested in renting or purchasing art, framing your own collection, or creating a custom gift, we have everything you need to acquire that perfect piece of art. We provide a wonderful online shopping experience. Browse individual artist portfolios or the shop section, and review rental vs. purchase prices.

We offer the following supplies for artists:

  • Available to order online – Custom built gallery wrapped canvases made with either ¾” or 1 ½” stretcher bar.
  • In-Stock half price acid free mats in the following standard sizes: 8” x 10”, 11” x 14”, 16” x 20” and 20” x 24” (includes a clear cellophane bag and acid free backing).

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Sho: Art, Spirit & Performance

$5 off “Sho” produced events

628 Monmouth Rd., Unit #6 | Windsor, ON | 519-564-8944 | website | email 

Shō, based in Windsor, Ontario, gathers artists dedicated to the interplay of art, spirit and performance. This multi-disciplinary approach welcomes painters, poets, sculptors, musicians, actors… allowing each artist to innovate, collaborate, produce and present art across all creative borders.

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Symchyshyn Photographic

20% off all quoted jobs (studio work, portraits etc.)

Windsor ON | website | facebook

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Taloola Cafe

Complimentary small-sized drink from “Hot Coffee” section of the menu with purchase over $5

396 Devonshire Rd. | Windsor, ON | 519-254-6652 | website

Whether visiting Taloola Cafe to commune or indulge in solitude, we strive to satisfy both your hunger and your heart.
We serve organic coffees an teas, along with a menu full of wholesome ingredients. Our grocery list takes on a visit to numerous selected grocers and suppliers to meet the standards of our enticing menu.

The Artisans Gifting Company

15% off merchandise storewide

1547 Labadie Road, Windsor, ON | |  (519)919-5354 |

The Artisans Gifting Company is a family run Canadian Quilt, Fabric and Craft online store owned by Denise Bellaire. They began their business in 2015 and have been serving customers throughout Canada and the US since that time.  They are located in Windsor Ontario offering local delivery, flat rate shipping, local pick up and free shipping on minimum orders.

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The Gibson Gallery

10% off Artisan Shoppe sales

140 Richmond Street | Amherstburg, ON | 519-736-2826 | website email 

The Guild promotes appreciation of the arts and crafts in Amherstburg. The Gallery season features exhibits by local artists, photographers, stitchers as well as travelling exhibits and annual student exhibits. Holiday Art at the Gallery is our final event of the season. Art and craft classes for adults and children are taught throughout the year and the Gallery is home to needlework, stitchery, quilting and artist guilds.

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University Players

ACT UP! Ticket ($8 Saturday Matinee)

401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, ON | (519) 253-3000 ext. 2808 | website 

University Players is the production arm of the School of Dramatic Art, University of Windsor, producing six professional calibre plays annually. It is a training ground for young theatre artists as young actors, designers, teachers, directors, technicians, and stage managers as they prepare to embark on careers in theatre.  University Players is where our community gets to see future stars begin to shine.