NEA big read program

NSB Little Theatre to stage local play as part of Big Read program

Little Theatre to present local stage play as part of NEA Big Read program The Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach is putting on five upcoming performances of an original play as part of Volusia County’s NEA Big Read program. “Without Shoes” was written by Karen Poulsen – a local resident and activity project manager with Volusia County Library Services. Showtimes and Schedule The play … Continue reading NSB Little Theatre to stage local play as part of Big Read program

Cultural Council Issues Call for Public Art

Florida artists are invited to submit two and three-dimensional works of art for possible display in Daytona Beach Regional Airport’s terminal, which is undergoing major renovations. The Volusia County Council has allocated $65,000 for the purchase or commissioning of artwork to be displayed in six designated public areas.The Cultural Council of Volusia County, which oversees the county’s Art in Public Places program, will review proposals and … Continue reading Cultural Council Issues Call for Public Art

The Hub on Canal Events, Workshops and Classes

Events, Workshops and Classes at The Hub on Canal – January 2020  A Celestial Odyssey – The Hub on Canal’s Third Annual An Affair of the HeART Gala  Saturday, March 14, 2020, 6:30pm  Tickets available online January 2 for Members, January 6 for non-members  The Hub on Canal’s annual gala fundraising event, An Affair of the HeART, is back for its third year on Saturday, … Continue reading The Hub on Canal Events, Workshops and Classes

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Coastal Christmas Market

Saturday, November 30 from 8 AM – 4 PM along Canal Street, NSB Enjoy a wide variety of beautiful gifts and holiday decor handcrafted by local artisans. Our merchants will welcome you into their shops for a look at the treasures available all year long on Canal Street. Support local charities and schools by purchasing their baked goods and other items. Bring the kids and … Continue reading Coastal Christmas Market

Halifax Art Festival

Historic Downtown Beach St., Daytona Beach- November 2 & 3, 2019,Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The Festival features a unique blend of fine arts, crafts, music, food, and fun.  Admission is free to the public with plenty of free parking for artful shoppers and artists. The Festival features juried local, regional, and national original works of art from … Continue reading Halifax Art Festival

Plein Air Paint Out

Events in the 2019 Plein Air Paint Out will get started on Saturday, Oct. 19, with the lively “Quick Draw” competition set to kick off the weeklong celebration of outdoor painting in New Smyrna Beach. Live Painting and Artist Events held October 19 through 26 in New Smyrna Beach Hosted Oct. 20-26, by the Marine Discovery Center and The Artists’ Workshop, the “Quick Draw” event … Continue reading Plein Air Paint Out

2019 Art Educators from Volusia Exhibit at ArtHaus

ArtHaus proudly presents the annual 2019 Art Educators from Volusia County Exhibit which will be on display from September 20 through November 8, 2019. These masterful artworks are created in a variety of media by current and retired art teachers in Volusia County in their pursuit of celebrating the creative spirit and the power of artistic self expression.  Everyone is cordially invited to attend the … Continue reading 2019 Art Educators from Volusia Exhibit at ArtHaus

PARK(ing) Day Bringing Temporary “Parklets” to NSB

PARK(ing) Day is an annual event that encourages local businesses, community members, students, and designers to transform metered parking spaces into temporary “parklets.” Essentially, a parklet is an extension of the sidewalk into on-street parking spaces to create more people-oriented spaces. This is often done by introducing seating, planting, bicycle parking, or other elements of play and activity. The goal is to improve public spaces … Continue reading PARK(ing) Day Bringing Temporary “Parklets” to NSB

Ormond Beach First Saturday Art Walk

1st Saturday from 5 – 8 PM @ Granada Boulevard, Ormond Beach Join Ocean Art Gallery, Frame of Mind, Arts on Granada, Thays Art Gallery and Studio, Ocean Child Boutique and The Pocket Jeweler on the first Saturday of each month for art openings and art events. Each venue features something different. Free shuttle bus service is available all evening, so park your car at any gallery and ride from venue to venue. … Continue reading Ormond Beach First Saturday Art Walk

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New Smyrna Beach Murals

Beautifying the City and Building Community New Smyrna Beach (NSB) is enhancing its art culture around town. Murals, artwork painted directly on a wall, are making the city more colorful. The murals are located in community hotspots along Flagler Avenue and in historic downtown on Canal Street. Volusia County also commissioned an artist to create a mural within Smyrna Dunes Park. Mural in Progress in … Continue reading New Smyrna Beach Murals