Welcome to the Cultural Council’s online press room. Here you will find the latest press releases, images and videos. This press room is intended to supplement the one-on-one services our press office provides. We look forward to working with you.
About the 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.
The Council serves as a venue highlighting works by Palm Beach County visual and performing artists at its headquarters in the historic Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building in Downtown Lake Worth Beach. The building is also home to the Roe Green Uniquely Palm Beach Store featuring items by local artisans; the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Visitor Information Center; and the outdoor Project Space, offering the best view of the building’s iconic Martin Luther King Jr. mural by Brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra.
The Council is open to the public Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. For more information, including a comprehensive calendar of cultural events in The Palm Beaches, visit palmbeachculture.com.
Updated May 22 at 9 a.m. The Palm Beaches has entered Phase I of Florida’s Recovery Plan. As such, the Cultural Council will regularly update this page with a list of cultural organizations that have partially or completely reopened to the public. *Please refer to each organization’s website for the most accurate updates and further […]
Although many cultural organizations throughout The Palm Beaches are currently closed to the public, the Cultural Council has provided a list of Virtual Cultural Experiences, Tours & Classes perfect for the whole family to enjoy. While this page will be updated daily, please refer to each organization’s website for the most accurate times and dates, […]
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently published its 2018-19 Annual Report, showcasing inspiring stories and photos from a tremendous year of growth. Available to read and download, this report highlights the Council’s programs and initiatives that serve the local cultural community. From a new name and updated look to providing professional development opportunities […]
Cultural Council awards grants to creative professionals through Palm Beach County Artist Relief FundApril 30, 2020
The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently launched its Palm Beach County Artist Relief Fund to help local creative professionals (artists) who have lost work due to COVID-19. Palm Beach County is home to an extraordinary cultural community composed of top-notch organizations and exceptional creative professionals. As the COVID-19 health crisis sweeps the nation, […]
Ballet Palm Beach, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Palm Beach Opera and Palm Beach Symphony collaborate to create online video of Barry Manilow’s “One Voice” presented by the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County Major arts organizations of Palm Beach County, Florida are connecting with their community and audiences throughout the country who are coping with isolation with “One […]
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day in The Palm Beaches with Virtual Cultural Experiences Focused on the EnvironmentApril 16, 2020
Florida’s Cultural Capital® offers unique ways to appreciate Earth Day from home Earth Day (April 22) is a time for global awareness of the environment and the awe-inspiring beauty of Mother Nature. Even though we’re unable to get outside to visit local gardens and certain outdoor experiences during these trying times, there are still many […]
Updated on May 22, 2020 at 8 a.m. The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County continues to monitor all updates and public health advisories related to COVID-19, and will regularly update this page with event and program information and helpful resources. The Cultural Council’s headquarters—including its galleries, visitor information center and gift store—is currently closed […]
Cultural organizations, leaders, educators and creative professionals to be honored this April The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County recently announced the winners of its 2020 Muse Awards – the county’s premier awards ceremony honoring individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to arts and culture. Recipients will be honored at the 2020 Muse […]
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