On October 10th, Arts!Longview recieved its Cultural District designation by the Texas Commission on the Arts.
“Our mission is simple,” Arts!Longview Board President Nancy Murray stated, “We are here to spark a love of the arts, history and culture to enhance our community. That’s our goal.” Take a peak at the event in KLTV's video that aired October 10th.
The Longview News-Journal writes: The celebration came 20 months after Murray and other leaders of the city’s arts, history and cultural groups began the task of seeking a cultural arts district designation from the state. After untold volunteer hours, letters of support and an application that scored 968 pointsRead More
The Longview News-Journal published a lovely Editorial about the new Cultural District and we just had to share it. The artlcle states, "it takes special circumstances to turn a collection of people into a community, and those conditions rarely occur by accident. They are purposeful, planned, and achieved through thousands of hours of hard work by many individuals and organizations.Read More
Longview, it's time to celebrate the cultrual arts and our new district! Join us on October 10th from 5pm to 8pm! Arts!Longview was designated as a Cultural District on September 5th, 2019 and we are CELEBRATING in a big way during ArtWalk on October 10th. Click here for more information.Read More