School Matinee: Nutcracker Sweets

November 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am 11:00 am

Join Clara and her prince as they visit exotic lands and meet delightful sweets that dance and perform.  This vignette from the Nutcracker Ballet includes dances by Spanish Hot Chocolate, Russian Candy Canes, Arabian Coffee, Chinese Tea and the dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy. Directed by Jurijs Safonovs. K – 4th Grades

$5

Carrollton Center for the Arts

251 Alabama St.
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 838-1083

Arts Festival of Carrollton

October 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am October 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Come celebrate our 16th year, as the Arts Festival of Carrollton rolls out the red carpet for fine artists from across the United States. This two-day festival features more than 70 visual artists, entertainment, food trucks, youth exhibits and roving artists like Mark Abbati of Joy Unspeakable Living Sculpture. Start your Art Savings Account now by purchasing Art Bucks/Patron Purchase Awards throughout the year to use at the festival.

Free

Carrollton Center for the Arts

251 Alabama St.
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 838-1083

Convergence: Works from University of West Georgia Students

September 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am September 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

University of West Georgia student artists Rachel Clink, Nathan Childers and Jeanne Abernathy will exhibit pieces. Reception: September 5, 5 pm.

Free

Carrollton Center for the Arts

251 Alabama St.
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 838-1083

Fall Sports and Classes

Fall is fast approaching and we’re just weeks away from the kiddos heading back to school. Carrollton’s got all your after school activities covered!

Love sports? Register now for recreation football, baseball, lacrosse, volleyball, track and soccer. Join our award-winning gymnastics and cheer program. Did we mention our array of aquatics and fitness programs? Find out more about the altogether active options for you and your family this fall.

Get creative. The Center for the Arts offers a broad range of classes in ballet, dance, theatre, visual arts, baking, jewelry making and more. Learn to play a new instrument with lessons from one of our experienced instructors. No matter what your passion, we have fun options that will make this an altogether artistic autumn.

Gallery Play Saturday: Insects!

July 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm

After exploring the GreenBelt exhibit, students will explore techniques in drawing and watercolor as they create their own insect botanical illustrations.Instructor: Marcella Kuykendall
Ages 8-12 (Younger children may participate but will need the assistance of a parent.)
20 students max

$5

Carrollton Center for the Arts

251 Alabama St.
Carrollton, GA 30117
(770) 838-1083