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Deadline August 1 for Arts Council Grants

One of the most important things the Cabarrus Arts Council does is to support arts organizations and groups organizing arts projects through our grants program. The deadline to apply 2016-17 grants is August 1. Grants are available in three categories:  Organization Support, Project Assistance and Arts Education.  The grants are partially funded by Grassroots Funds […]


Kathy Mattea and The Drifters Headline Blockbuster 2016-17 Davis Theatre season

Tickets go on sale July 1 for all performances in the star-studded 2016-17 Davis Theatre season. The flagship On Stage at the Davis series will open Sept. 25, with performances by Grammy Award-winning singer Kathy Mattea who is known for hits such as “18 Wheels and a Dozen Roses”; followed by the 2015 IBMA “Vocal […]



The Cabarrus Arts Council is dedicated to providing a wide variety of cultural arts programs that celebrate the rich diversity of our county and our world. The arts council programs and operates the Davis Theatre and The Galleries, conducts one of North Carolina's largest art-in-education programs for both the Cabarrus County and Kannapolis City school systems, supports arts organizations and artists through grants and workshops, and serves as a catalyst and consultant for public and corporate art.

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Upcoming Events

Balsam Range

Saturday, Oct. 22

4pm, 8pm

The Davis Theatre

Join us for a new American acoustic experience!


That Art Night

Thursday, Oct. 13


Cabarrus Brewing Company

Enjoy an evening of art & locally-crafted brew!


Dancing for the Arts

Saturday, Nov. 12

6pm - 12pm

The Galleries & Davis Theatre

Local stars and their pro dance partners face off at arts council's annual fundraiser!




Want to volunteer for the arts council?

The arts council is looking for volunteer docents for The Galleries and ushers for Davis Theatre productions. More information...

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Virtual Tour of The Galleries & Davis Theatre