Watsonville Center for the Arts
A New Space for the Arts in Watsonville
A collective of artistic and cultural groups sharing classes with the Watsonville community. Watsonville Center for the Arts is a project of Arts Council Santa Cruz County. Come learn with us.
Create & Develop Grants Application Now OpenEvery year, we distribute $200,000+ directly to our community’s artists and arts organizations. Our Create Grant and Develop Grant applications are open February 14 - March 20, 2024. Find the right opportunity for you.
Work of Art: Business Skills for ArtistsFrom February 1 to June 6, the Central Coast Creative Corps program in partnership with Springboard for the Arts and six Arts Councils on the Central Coast will be offering free bi-weekly virtual classes. These classes will be taught by a group of Central Coast artists.
Announcing the January 2024 Grantee AwardsWe are excited to offer 47 grants to Santa Cruz County artists and arts organizations totaling over $140K!
New Release: Arts & Economic Prosperity 6 StudyGroundbreaking Study Reveals Economic and Social Impact of $68 million Nonprofit Arts and Culture Sector in Santa Cruz County
Watsonville Arts & Culture Calendar
Check out some of the arts and cultural community events happening in Watsonville. Attend local events like art exhibitions, festivals, and performances to support our community of local artists.