Welcome to the Capital Region’s cultural development organization. The Greater Hartford Arts Council is New England's largest independent arts council, one of the top 10 United Arts funds in the country and a national leader in connecting the public to arts and entertainment in our community. Here you'll find information about our fundraising campaign, grants and services and events to fill-up your social calendar. Get ready to take pART!
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PARK(ING) DAY RETURNS TO HARTFORD FOR THIRD YEAR
On Friday, September 18, community organizations and local artists unite to celebrate Hartford’s third PARK(ing) Day - a worldwide event to transform metered parking spots into pop-up parks. Learn more.
2016 Hartford Arts & Heritage Jobs Grants Available
This grant program supports cultural projects that create and preserve job opportunities, drive tourism, and generate economic activity in the Capital. Submit an Intent to Apply by September 17. Learn more.
2016 Ignition Grants Now Available
The Greater Hartford Arts Council invites applications from emerging and developing arts and cultural organizations in our 34-town region to submit an Intent to Apply for an Ignition Grant. Deadline is September 17. Learn more.
2015 Arts Award winners Announced
The Greater Hartford Arts Council announced the winner of the 2015 Arts Award and honored seven area companies for their outstanding support of the United Arts Campaign at the Arts Council’s Annual Celebration on July 9th at the Mark Twain House & Museum. Learn more.
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