Our Mission

The mission of the Roanoke Arts Council is to enrich the cultural lives of the people in the greater Roanoke area by nurturing and supporting excellence in the arts; promoting, presenting and encouraging educational activities; and increasing the communities’ awareness and appreciation for the arts.

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What's Happening?

Looking for something to do? Come visit downtown Roanoke.

At a Renaissance in Roanoke you can experience a Plein Air Paint Out, Juried Art Marketplace, Young Artists' Competition, Fall Farmers Market, live entertainment and more. With so many options, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

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Attention Artists!

Are you or someone you know an artist? Sign up for A Renaissance in Roanoke to showcase your talents.

A Renaissance in Roanoke offers an Invitational and Juried show, which offers the unique opportunity for the public to support the arts and to interact and purchase directly from the artist.

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