Join us to Celebrate the Artists and Artisans of West Texas
CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS
Celebration of the Arts (COA), organized by the Arts Council of Midland, returns to downtown Midland, Texas for our thirty-eighth year! COA is the cornerstone fine art, fine craft event in the Permian Basin, and is the longest running downtown event in Midland, Texas. COA has a strong reputation locally, with community support year after year, and draws out of town visitors. COA hosts local entertainers, non-profit organizations, family activities, and special events throughout the weekend. Friday night we hold a ticketed Premier Party showcasing visual artists. On Saturday & Sunday, the festival opens to the general public.
Beat the heat inside the air conditioned convention center! In the Exhibit Hall, over 60 artist booths will be on display, while the Ballroom with host performances by many organizations, and interactive crafts. Explore the food truck alley on Texas Ave. featuring a wide variety of local food trucks, catering to a wide variety of taste palettes.
Premiere Party: Friday, July 15, 2022 6 - 9PM
Festival: Saturday, July 16, 2022 10AM - 6PM
Festival: Sunday, July 17, 2022 Noon - 5PM
Artists may apply for COA through Zapplication: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=10150
Celebration of the Arts is produced by Arts Council of Midland, a non-profit organization focused on enriching lives with the Arts through community-wide advocacy, education, outreach and promotion.
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Stakeholder /// $300
Pay Dirt /// $1500
Driller /// $2,500
Wildcatter /// $5,000
Black Gold /// $10,000
Contribute any amount to help support the arts in your community!
Gusher /// $25,000
General Admission tickets:
Art Expenses: $2,000
Thank you, Sponsors!