Dare County Arts Council

300 Queen Elizabeth Ave.
Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: (252) 473-5558
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Located on the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina, Dare County Arts Council is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to encouraging the arts in Dare County through advocacy, enrichment and opportunity. Dare County Arts Council strongly believes that the Arts are essential to the creation and sustenance of a thriving, vital community. For over 35 years, thousands of people of all ages and backgrounds participate in Dare County Arts Council sponsored programs, including artists, performers, writers, students, visitors, and volunteers.

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Pocosin Arts Group Show

A group show featuring media by a group of artists from Pocosin Arts will be on… more

Ray Matthews Photography Exhibit

Photographer Ray Matthews will exhibit his work in DCAC's vault August 2-27,… more

Manteo First Friday Celebrations + Music

First Friday is a fun-filled, family-oriented street festival held the first… more

Ocracoke Artist Group Show

Ocracoke Island is filled with so many talented people and their work often… more

Surfalorus Film Festival

The Surfalorus Film Festival will bring an eclectic array of local, regional,… more

Surfboard Exhibit

Longboards, shortboards, and more surf-inspired art curated by Steve Wise will… more

Michael Bennett Solo Exhibit

Artist Michael Bennett will be displaying his work at Dare County Arts Council… more

Gloria Coker Solo Exhibit

Gloria's fall exhibition titled "Let Go and Enjoy” features her vivid acrylic… more

SWING! Fundraiser

SWING! - A Gala Benefit for Hope and Healing Through the Arts Mark your… more

7th Annual Outer Banks Veterans Writing…

Dare County Arts Council is now accepting applications for the… more

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