The Arkansas City Area Arts Council will be host to a fundraising event on Feb. 17 at the historic...Read More
The new director of the V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts is beginning the new year with new plans for the future. Director of Operations Jamie Hollon has plans to “right-size” the offerings that can be found at the...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Christmas in the City event will kick off with Merry Monday on Nov. 20 in downtown Arkansas City. Live music will begin and food vendors will open at 4 p.m. The festivities...Read More
This weekend in Arkansas City promises to be chock full of events. From a moon-rise hike to live music and a train show, there should be something for everyone right here at home. Moon-rise hike Chaplin Nature Center will be...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Arts Council (ACAAC) has announced a job opening at the Burford Theatre. This position is a part-time operations manager position that would oversee the business aspects of the theater. The announcement...Read More
The SEEDS artist mentoring program has announced that its visual and music artists will give their final performances and art exhibits Sept. 23, and the public is invited. At 12 p.m., music mentor Tim Durham and his mentee, Cody...Read More
A brand-new mural depicting elements of Arkansas City’s history now decorates a downtown wall thanks to the collaboration of local artists and the Arkansas City Area Arts Council. Thanks to a grant from the V.J. Wilkins and...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Arts Council is planning a day trip next week to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. The Ark City Arts trip will leave from the Cowley College’s Brown Center at 8 a.m. July 31. The museum, which is...Read More
Red water issues soon might be largely a thing of the past in Arkansas City, thanks to a trio of upcoming water line replacement projects, including one that was approved unanimously during Tuesday night’s City Commission...Read More
Spring is in full swing, so that means events and activities have begun to fill the calendar. In Arkansas City, each season brings a number of annual events and often a few new ones. Plan to be a part of the fun this month!...Read More
The annual meeting and celebration of the Arkansas City Area Arts Council will be at 6 p.m. March 9 at the V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts at the Burford Theatre. The event will begin with cocktails and social time from...Read More
The SEEDS program will offer a pair of professional development workshops this week. The two workshops will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 18 and from 8:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 19. There will be a fee of $15 per person for the...Read More
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