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About the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County is the official support agency for arts and culture in The Palm Beaches, serving non-profit organizations, artists and arts districts. The Cultural Council administers $4.5 million in grants annually, supports arts and cultural education, provides capacity-building training, and advocates for arts funding and arts-friendly policies. The Council promotes Palm Beach County’s cultural experiences to visitors and residents through multi-platform marketing and public information programs, including its one-of-a-kind Cultural Concierge service.
The Cultural Council presents exhibitions featuring Palm Beach County artists and provides additional programming at its headquarters in the historic Robert M. Montgomery, Jr. Building, an iconic Streamline Moderne former movie theater in downtown Lake Worth Beach. Also at the Cultural Council headquarters are the Roe Green Uniquely Palm Beach Store featuring products by Palm Beach County artists and the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Visitor Information Center, a VISIT FLORIDA designated Florida Certified Tourism Information Center.
The Cultural Council galleries, visitor information center and store are open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. For a complete calendar of cultural activities in The Palm Beaches, connect with the Council at www.palmbeachculture.com or (561) 471-2901.
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Announces 15th Annual Season of Culture & Cocktails at the Colony Hotel, Palm BeachJuly 17, 2019
Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County today announced the 2019-2020 season of the popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS. For the 15th season in a row, from November 2019 through April 2020, five fascinating conversations will be held at The Colony Hotel’s Coral Ballroom, located at 155 Hammon Avenue […]
Cultural Council Administers Over $4.82 Million in Grants to Cultural Organizations for Fiscal Year 2019-20June 25, 2019
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County has recommended a total of $4,825,600 in grants to 40 cultural organizations in Palm Beach County for fiscal year 2019-2020. The Tourist Development Council of Palm Beach County’s board of directors approved the recommendations at its June meeting. Categories B and C-II are supported by bed tax revenue […]
Have the summer of a lifetime with fun & educational experiences in the region Although school is out and summer break has begun, learning doesn’t have to stop. With almost three months until kids head back to the classroom, savvy parents looking to outwit their children are turning to Florida’s Cultural Capital® for a vacation […]
Visitors of The Palm Beaches Can Expect a Wide Range of Offerings Get ready for some fun in the sun this summer in The Palm Beaches. As Florida’s Cultural Capital®, there’s a constant stream of cultural experiences and attractions occurring throughout the region – and summer is certainly no exception. The Cultural Council of Palm […]
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s Juried “Biennial 2019” Exhibition to Feature 33 Local ArtistsMay 14, 2019
The summer exhibition will give patrons a chance to vote for their favorite The Cultural Council will open its latest exhibition, “Biennial 2019” on Friday, May 31 at its historic headquarters in downtown Lake Worth Beach. The exhibition, which has occurred every other summer, will feature a diverse set of works by 33 professional […]
Nearly 50 local elected officials, cultural executives and community members gathered at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s headquarters in downtown Lake Worth Beach for a special reception during the second annual MOSAIC (Month of Shows, Art, Ideas & Culture), a month-long celebration of the arts in Palm Beach County featuring cultural deals and hotel offers throughout the region.
The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County has added eight new members to its board of directors this year, including Elizabeth A. Bowers of Gunster; Charles Hanna of PNC Wealth Management; Paul M. Hess of J.P. Morgan Private Bank; Jo Anne R. Moeller of J.A.R Moeller, LLC; Gopal Rajegowda of Related Companies; and philanthropists Frances […]
County-wide promotion offers variety of discounts on cultural experiences and hotels The second annual Month of Shows, Art, Ideas and Culture (MOSAIC) will return to The Palm Beaches in May for a month of discounted arts adventures and select hotel deals – perfect for travelers looking for culturally immersive and value-driven vacations. Hosted by the […]
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