Arts at the Pavilion: Call for Artists

The Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern State University announces the return of Live at the Lake: Arts at the Pavilion. This year, the museum is extending a special invitation to artists and vendors to showcase their talents. Event Details: Apply to Be a Vendor: The WFMA is now accepting applications for vendors. Artists,…

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Texas Arts Advocacy Day + Awards 2024

Texans for the Arts is thrilled to announce Texas Arts Advocacy Day 2024, in Waco Texas! This is a wonderful opportunity to come together with other advocates from across the state to learn how we can make the most of this vital time leading up to the 89th Session.ย  Join us for a day of…

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Thank You for Your Support!

We are grateful for the community’s strong support at the Pre-Flight Festival and Market at MSU this past week. There were 1,200 people in attendance for the event! Your presence helped highlight the arts and honor Sheppard Air Force Base. A big thank you to the talented artists and artisans who were part of this.…

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Celebrating Twenty Years of Sculpture Garden

Congratulations to the Arts Council on 20 successful years of bringing art to our community through the Sculpture Garden! The garden has been a highlight in Wichita Falls for showcasing talent from local, regional, and national artists. Join the Celebration: The evening features a chance to meet the artists and the juror, Houston sculptor Sharon…

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May is Historic Preservation Month

May is Historic Preservation Month! This national event encourages communities like ours to come together and celebrate the places that tell the stories of where we’ve been and who we are. Created in 1973 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Historic Preservation Month brings our history to life and shows how preserving it benefits…

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Historic Marker Restoration Training

Help us Kick off National Preservation Month in Wichita Falls & Wichita County! Join The Kell House Heritage Center, the Museum of North Texas History, Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts & Culture, and the City of Wichita Falls Landmark Commission for a THC historic marker restoration training & demonstration in downtown Wichita Falls. Tuesday, April…

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April 26: Pre-Flight Festival and Market at MSU

LOCATION CHANGE: THE FESTIVAL WILL BE HELD ON THE JESSE ROGERS PROMENADE DUE TO WET CONDITIONS ON THE QUAD. Help launch the Guardians of Freedom Air Show weekend with a free community-wide celebration: The โ€œPre-Flight Festival & Market.โ€ ๐Ÿ“… Friday, April 26thโฐ 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ๐Ÿ“ JESSE ROGERS PROMENADE BETWEEN COMANCHE AND NOCONA…

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Monster’s Reimagined Pop-Up Gallery

Experience the “Monsters Reimagined” Pop-Up Gallery during the After Hours Art Walk on May 2. Explore 40 monsters created by second-grade artists at Southern Hills Elementary. They’ll be side-by-side reimagined interpretations from talented area artists! Stacey Barton, art teacher at Southern Hills Elementary School in Wichita Falls, has spearheaded this innovative project! The artwork will…

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2024 Summer Art Camps!

Get ready for an unforgettable summer of creativity in Wichita Falls! There are tons of camps available for kids and teens to unleash their creativity, from painting and sculpture to dynamic STEAM activities and messy science experiments! Read on to find the perfect fit for your family. Have a camp to add to our list?…

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Mural Dedication Ceremony in Burkburnett

A mural dedication ceremony will be held in May in downtown Burkburnett. The artwork was commissioned as part of ongoing efforts to revitalize the downtown area. The Burkburnett Chamber of Commerce partnered with Burkburnett ISD and the Wichita Falls Alliance of Arts & Culture (WFAAC) to design and install the mural. The artwork was designed…

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April is Poetry Month in Wichita Falls

Wichita Falls proudly embraces its rich poetic legacy by kicking off National Poetry Month with an honor from City Hall. Mayor Tim Short has officially proclaimed April as National Poetry Month in Wichita Falls. Members of the Wichita Falls Poetry Society were present to accept the proclamation. Wichita Falls has a storied history of celebrating…

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