Making Waves on a Trip to Yeager

On the afternoon of Friday, January 13, The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) presented its first ARTSventure for 2023 at Yeager Middle School. Celebrating a brand-new year, as well as a long weekend ahead in honor of Martin Luther King Junior, Yeager Middle welcomed the great arts-educator, Jerry G. White. Using inspirations of theater, world culture, percussion, singing, dancing, spoken word, and literacy, White reached Yeager Middle School with an energy that was full steam ahead. Jerry Read More

A Heart For The Arts

Douglasville, GA – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) is eager to announce the next Volunteer Luncheon! The event will be held on February 13th, from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm at the CAC, 8652 Campbellton St. Douglasville. The CAC will be providing a free lunch, volunteer information, and a Valentine’s Day card-making session during this event. The Volunteer Luncheon is a great event for all interested in serving the community through the arts! CAC volunteers answer the Read More

Descendants Ascending Exhibit Reception

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) will hold an opening reception honoring Black History Month on the evening of Saturday, January 28, from 5-7 pm. Descendants Ascending is an exhibit based on personal and societal history. The five artists expressed their heritage and their eagerness not only to overcome but to inspire. The reception will be hosted generously by DC Connection. Meet talented artists and hear their stories. Enjoy the company of like-minded art lovers Read More

Discover Your Next Favorite Hobby at the CAC!

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) hopes your year is off to a great start. We know ours is! But we hope to see more of you. Whether you’re interested in attending more exhibit receptions or going out on the town to more CAC events, take today to make a New Arts Resolution for your year 2023! One opportunity that is never in short supply here at the arts center is classes and workshops Read More

The Mad Hatter Invites You to His Tea Party, March 18th!

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) brings back The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, an annual favorite since CAC’s earliest days on Saturday, March 18th from 11 am – 2 pm.  The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party is a fun and creative opportunity for children from three (3) to ten (10) years of age to have an interactive day of fun based on Lewis Carroll’s classic, Alice in Wonderland. Admission is $15 for each participant, youngster or grown-up Read More

They Aren’t Just Artists – They’re Descendants Ascending

 The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) welcomes 2023 with a collection to inspire the Nations. The exhibit “Descendants Ascending” is displayed in honor of Black History Month. On display from January 9 through February 17, weekdays 9 am – 5 pm. Everyone is invited to the opening reception on Saturday, January 28, from 5-7 pm, hosted by Douglas County Connection. Featured Artists Artists Tracy Murrell, Jess Hill, Francine Stowe-Sinkler, Jan Hollins, and Mia Anika celebrate heritage, history, Read More

A “Pop Up Arts Shop” Full of Culture

Check out the January Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC). The CAC is featuring artwork and merchandise by Lance Askins, the artist of BleuFantasy Art by LA. From original pastels to merchandise such as hats, shirts, and mugs printed with his finest works. There is something for everyone at the CAC’s Pop Up Arts Shop! About the artist Lance Askins was born in Louisiana and grew up in Tennessee, near the Smoky Mountains. Read More

Artists Wanted For Hydrangea Festival 2023!

The 15th Annual Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival and Garden Tours are to be held on June 3rd, 2023 from 10 am – 5 pm. Many of Douglasville/Douglas County’s most beautiful gardens participated in the Hydrangea Garden Tour, some of which have been featured in national magazines. Guests will enjoy many varieties of hydrangeas, including the Penny Mac and Mini Penny, named after Penny McHenry. The gardens range in size and personality with outdoor retreats, vintage collections, and unique architectural features. Read More

A Night of Formalities Around the World

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) celebrated their annual Gala & Auction-themed Mosaic: Around the World on November 19th from 6 – 10 pm. This year the event took place at The Douglasville Conference Center in downtown Douglasville. Guests enjoyed a tasteful dinner featuring food from around the world, a stylish cash bar, cultural performances for dancing, a charming silent auction, and so much more. The Event A grand time was had by all, funds Read More

Discover The Kwanzaa Experience

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) in partnership with Douglas County Connection celebrates the holiday and its seven universal principles of Kwanzaa. This Sunday, December 18th from 2 pm- 4 pm at the Cultural Arts Center.  For over 30 years Douglas County Connection, a Satellite of the Cultural Arts Council, has celebrated Kwanzaa in the community.  This well-attended event has attracted citizens and youth from around the Douglasville/Douglas County area. This event is free & open to the Read More