The Garrett County Arts
Council promotes community arts development in western Maryland
for the benefit of residents and visitors. We’re here
informs you of upcoming events.
Our Gallery Shop features original
work by the area’s finest artists and artisans.
Our Programs & Projects include
publication of a literary journal and presentation
of the Autumn Glory Heritage Craft Fest.
We present periodic workshops and an annual
performing arts showcase. We maintain rotating
fine art exhibits at the county’s Visitors
Center and present demonstrations of art
and craft at The Gallery Shop in Oakland. We collaborate with
others to present the McHenry Chautauqua
program of the Maryland Humanities Council and Art
in the Park at Deep Creek Lake.
Our Grants program provides funding
to other nonprofit organizations for the presentation of local
public arts programs.
Our Arts-in-Education initiatives
foster the development of arts enrichment activities in the
Our Endowment Fund for Community
Arts Development anticipates perpetual funding for future
Through internet Links, we connect
you to other arts organizations serving Garrett County’s
residents and visitors.
Our success relies on Membership
support. We’re here for you! Please consider joining
You may Contact Us by phone, fax,
or email. Better
yet, visit us in downtown Oakland and explore the creativity
of mountain Maryland artists at our Gallery. We look
forward to meeting you!