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The Arts Matter to Local Tourism

May 8, 2019

It’s National Travel & Tourism week. The Arts matter to local tourism!! According to Americans for the Arts, “Cultural tourism can mean increased audiences for local events, more visitors to local galleries and museums, and greater support for local arts practitioners. Cultural tourism can also bring broader economic benefits – for small businesses such as…

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Eastside Mural Project in the News

Apr 12, 2019

Newest WF mural celebrates music history East side mural unveiled   Mural kicks off project in city’s east side First of four murals unveiled on east side of Wichita Falls New Community Mural Unveiled  

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Mural kicks off project in city’s east side

Apr 3, 2019

A new mural on the east side of Wichita Falls is shining light into the history of music and entertainment, which is important to that side of town. This mural is part of a new initiative by the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts. “Just to bring some beauty and some life to some walls,” said…

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Eastside Mural Project Unveiling

Mar 29, 2019

The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture will showcase a new community mural inspired by the history of music and entertainment once so prominent on the east side of the city. The location of the mural and unveiling on Friday, April 5th at 11:00 AM, is the Felix Lister Elks Lodge #1217 at 811…

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Join the Arts Alliance for Mural Networking Session

Mar 27, 2019

Join the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture for an artist networking session and portfolio share with Dallas-based muralist Bone1. All artists are invited. These sessions will be geared toward muralists, graffiti artists, and teaching artists in Wichita Falls. Two sessions will be held: Friday, April 5 at 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 6,…

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