The Johnston County Arts Council provides quality opportunities in the arts for every Johnston County resident.
Our Goals and Objectives As a service to the 169,000 residents of Johnston County, the Arts Council:
Funds arts programs and projects throughout the county
Enhances the quality of education for over 31,000 students in our schools through the Artists-in-the-Schools program
Promotes local artists and arts activities for the public
Provides key resources like the local artist database, community arts calendar and Arts Council website
Serves as a key resource in making Johnston County a great place to live, work and raise a family
The Johnston County Arts Council is supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, with funding from the National Endowment of the Arts.
8th Annual Art and Food Festival- March 16, 2017 at the Paul A. Johnston Auditorium located on the campus of Johnston Community College.