Get Into the Holiday Spirit with CAC Art Classes!

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) invites Douglasville to get into the holiday spirit by joining one of our holiday-themed art classes. From making your own ornament to creating a mini pumpkin patch, the CAC’s art classes are a fun way to get creative, allowing students to learn new skills while also working out their imagination. How to register for Art Classes? The holiday season is fast approaching, and the CAC has introduced a variety of themed art Read More

Try Local Baked Goods this Month at the CAC!

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) is thrilled to feature Meem’s Bakery in this month’s Pop Up Arts Shop! Amy Limbert of Meem’s Bakery. prides herself on her scrumptious baked goods, and cute kitchen accessories. Meem’s Bakery is a local baker who specializes in sweet treats! See all of her tasty work this month at the CAC’s Pop Up Arts Shop, located at 8652 Campbellton Street. Meet Amy from Meem’s Bakery. With a passion for baking inspired by Read More

Nominate Arts Superstars for the Arts Advocacy Awards!

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) is currently seeking nominations for the CAC’s annual Community Awards. The awards will be presented at the 2023 Annual Gala & Auction on Saturday, November 18th, 2023, at the Douglasville Conference Center. The deadline to submit is Friday, October 6th, 2023. There are 4 awards to be presented.   Excellence in Arts in Education: Awarded to an educator, instructor, or education affiliate (PTA, Board of Education, Performing Arts/Music School) making outstanding contributions Read More

Vote for the best Scarecorw at the CAC!

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County invites you to visit and vote for the People’s Choice Award during this year’s Scarecrow Contest. View the handmade Scarecrows at the Cultural Arts Center located at 8652 Campbellton St. on display from October 1st through 31st. Votes will be tallied on October 31st and the people’s choice winner will be announced on the CAC Facebook & Instagram on November 1st. Follow the CAC on social media to stay updated. @artsdouglas This year Read More

Reflecting on NJAS 2023

September is coming to a close and that means, regrettably, it is time for our annual National Juried Art Show to come down. This year we featured over 80 stunning pieces of work ranging from picturesque landscapes, to bright abstract compositions, and thought-provoking 3D sculptures. Join the CAC as we reflect on this year’s Juried Exhibit. The term ‘juried’ comes from the word ‘jury,’ just like in a courtroom. In the art world, a panel of experts acts as the Read More

The Best Woodworking Gifts in Town!

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) is thrilled to feature Steve Pritchard Woodturning, in this month’s Pop Up Arts Shop! Steve Pritchard prides himself in creating high-quality products for around the house, that are completely handcrafted! Steve Pritchard’s items are the perfect blend of craftsmanship & utility, see all of his work this month at the CAC’s Pop Up Arts Shop, located at 8652 Campbellton Street.   Meet Steve Pritchard Steve’s lifelong passion for woodworking led them to Read More

Spanish Opera Singer Delights Students During Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage This season the Mexican Government sends artists to share their passion with Atlanta and Metro Atlanta in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. However the foreign artists’ visits are short, and their availability is minimal. The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) jumped on the opportunity to welcome Sindy Gutiérrez to Douglas County, with the help of the Mexican Consulate, Veronica Toscano Leger. The CAC presented a brand new “ARTSventure” to New Manchester High School and its Read More

Barns & Brush

Picturesque Views of the Rural South Barns & Brush is an exhibit to celebrate the countryside, including scenic views, animals, fruits, trees, and rustic landscapes. The collection of paintings on display August 3-30 includes works by Allison Doke, Elizabeth Bame, Lorraine Kimsey, and Larry Smith. The exhibit is a breath of fresh air for the spirit, bringing viewers back to their homegrown roots. Farmers and City dwellers alike will enjoy the brushstrokes of nature’s simplicity. The opening reception on August 3, 6-8 Read More

August Brings Farm Fresh Sweetness to the CAC

Douglasville, GA – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) is happy to feature Bedelia’s Bees, in this month’s Pop Up Arts Shop! Bedelia’s Bees offers an array of exquisite honey and jellies, all crafted from sustainably kept bees. Discover the delightful creations of Bedelia’s Bees this month at the CAC’s Pop Up Arts Shop, located at 8652 Campbellton Street. Perfect for gifting, Bedelia’s Bees’ natural delights are a sweet treat for your loved ones. Based in Temple, Georgia, Read More

Claim the Title of Best Chili in Douglas County!

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County is pleased to announce the 27th annual Chili Cook-Off in downtown Douglasville at O’Neal Plaza on Saturday, October 21st , 2023 from 6 until 9 pm sponsored by Lithia Springs Ford.  In Past years more than 4,000 people joined in this festive evening of good food, fun, and entertainment as many local Douglasville celebrities presented the community with different flavors of chili.  In 2022 many local businesses participated some of which included Read More