Cultural Council for Palm Beach County

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is the only organization solely dedicated to supporting arts and culture in The Palm Beaches, Florida’s Cultural Capital®. In its sustaining effort to foster growth of the cultural sector, the Council provides support services to cultural organizations and creative professionals, administers public and private grant programs, advocates for cultural funding, enhances local arts education, and promotes cultural tourism.

Grant Programs

Learn about funding opportunities for Palm Beach County artists and nonprofit organizations.

Special Events

Join us at an upcoming event, such as our signature Culture & Cocktails series, Family Saturdays, gallery receptions, performances, artist lectures, and more.

Visit Us

Visit us in Lake Worth Beach where you’ll find artwork by Palm Beach County artists in our galleries and store, along with a VISIT FLORIDA-certified Tourism Information Center.

Support the Council

Join a community of individuals and organizations who share your appreciation of arts and culture in Palm Beach County by becoming a member or donating to our annual fund.

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
AIMBY - Arts in My Backyard

Family Saturdays

Family Saturdays is a free monthly program presented by various cultural organizations in Palm Beach County at the Cultural Council. The 2021-2022 season of Family Saturdays is presented by The Palm Beach Post.

art&culture magazine - Fall 2021

Published three times a year, the Cultural Council’s art&culture magazine has brought the best of the best from Palm Beach County’s arts and cultural scene to our members and subscribers for more than ten years.

art&culture magazine - Fall 2021
Cultural Council News
Cultural Council News

Palm Beach County Events Calendar

Browse the most comprehensive calendar of arts and cultural events and virtual experiences in Palm Beach County.

Institute for Cultural Advancement

The Institute for Cultural Advancement (ICA) is a multi-tiered professional development program for cultural organizations, arts educators and creative professionals.

Cultural Council publishes 2019-2020 Annual Report

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently published its 2019-20 Annual Report, showcasing inspiring stories and photos from a...


Call for Artists: Solo Gallery Exhibitions, Fall 2021-Spring 2022

The purpose of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County's Solo Gallery is to provide Palm Beach County-based emerging, mid-career...


Cultural Council for Palm Beach County’s Juried “Biennial 2021” Exhibition to Feature 30 Local Artists

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, “Biennial 2021”, will open on Friday,...


Cultural Council Awards $186,191 to Local Arts Organizations Impacted by COVID-19

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently awarded $186,191 to several local arts organizations through a new grant program...


Cultural Council Celebrates Local Black Artists in Latest Exhibition

Arts agency partners with ATB Fine Art Group Inc. to build bridges and understanding The Cultural Council for Palm Beach...


Palm Beach Photographic Centre & Cultural Council Issue ‘Call for Photographers’ Seeking Images of Life In Palm Beach County

Deadline for Submissions is January 17 for Exhibition at Cultural Council, Feb 27—March 27, 2021 The Cultural Council for Palm Beach...


Join the Movement to Help Palm Beach County Restart with the Arts

Watch the Town Hall video During a recent State of the Cultural Sector Town Hall, the Cultural Council for Palm...


Culture & Cocktails Kicks Off 16th Season with Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman, Nov. 9

Theme for 2020-2021 C&C Season is ‘Cool People Doing Neat Stuff!’ Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council...


Cultural Council Partners with ATB Fine Art Group, Inc. to Showcase Palm Beach County Black Artists this Season

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County will soon open its latest exhibition, “How Do We Move Forward?” presented and...


Palm Beach County CARES Restart Business Grants Program Resumes

The Palm Beach County CARES Restart Business Grants Program will resume on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 8:00 A.M. The...


Cultural Council opens applications for Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists

The Cultural Council is now accepting applications for its annual Dina Baker Fund for Mature Female Artists. The Dina Baker...


South Florida Cultural Consortium Announces Recipients of 2019-2020 Visual & Media Artists Awards

The South Florida Cultural Consortium (SFCC) announces thirteen (13) awards to preeminent South Florida artists through its 2019-2020 Visual and...


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