The V.J. Wilkins Center for the Arts at the Burford Theatre will be host to a Carole King tribute concert this month. Starting at 7 p.m. Jan. 20, local artist and musician Julie Sutton will perform King’s music on stage. Sutton...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 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 Chamber of Commerce has announced the date of its next Fifth Thursday art and music crawl. The crawl will begin at 5 p.m. June 29 at the chamber office, located at 106 S. Summit St. The event will kick off...Read More
The SEEDS artist mentoring program has announced that its 2017 artist mentees are Carla Brake, Cody Griesel, Rikki Johnson and Julie Sutton. The mentees were selected by mentors through an application process, and they will work...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce is kicking off an art and music crawl Dec. 1. The artists will be located in several businesses around Arkansas City and can be visited by the public from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The night’s...Read More
This year’s Cabin Fever, Ark City Arts’ largest annual fundraiser to fund arts programs and events, will showcase the musical ensemble Sentimental Journey. This year, the theme is “In the Mood.” It will be a ’40s style event...Read More
This year’s Cabin Fever fundraiser for Ark City Arts will take place on Sept. 11 at Jay and Nancy Warren’s cabin west of Arkansas City. The theme for the event is “In the Mood,” and it will feature ’40s-style entertainment and...Read More
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