We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization serving the city of Fredericksburg, the town of Colonial Beach, and the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Westmoreland, Virginia.
We strengthen and sustain arts organizations, artists and arts-related businesses by offering services, coordinating communications, promoting arts events, and sharing arts news.
We partner in cultural tourism, educational programs, and economic development, on long-range planning.
What We Do
Promote – artists and arts organizations, including links to arts websites, via our on-line directory, and cultural tourism campaign.
Strengthen – through workshops on funding, grant writing, and organizational growth; communications; convening of arts organizations; and connections to state and national resources.
Create Networking Opportunities – through Arts and Cultural Council of the Rappahannock events and regional partnerships.
Advocate and Represent – artists and arts groups with local, state, and governmental agencies and organizations.