State Arts Conference

Come one, come all, “Come As You Art” to Mississippi’s State Arts Conference! This free, day-long convening is an opportunity for artists, arts organizations, arts educators and arts enthusiasts to learn, share and network.

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Oct 26

MAC Grantee Event: Brown Bag Concert Series

Whether you bring your own or purchase an onsite lunch, don't miss the live music at downtown Hattiesburg's City Hall Fountain Park as a part of the Hattiesburg Arts Council's "Brown Bag Concert Series."

Oct 27

MAC Grantee Event: Great Delta Bear Affair

Enjoy live music, arts and crafts vendors, games and activities for children, and a chainsaw woodcarver at this fun festival commemorating President Theodore Roosevelt's famous bear hunt that led to the creation of the teddy bear.



MAC Minigrants Available, Apply before Nov. 1

JACKSON, MISS. – Oct. 1, 2018 – The Mississippi Arts Commission is now accepting applications for the agency’s Minigrant program. The application deadline is Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. Each year, MAC offers two opportunities to apply for a Minigrant to assist with small-scale arts projects around the state. The next opportunity to apply for a Minigrant will […]

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MAC Announces 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards Recipients

JACKSON, MISS. – September 25, 2018 – The Mississippi Arts Commission is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards. Established in 1988, Governor’s Arts Awards are given to individuals and organizations to recognize outstanding work in the artistic disciplines as well as arts-based community development and arts patronage in Mississippi. The awards are presented […]

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