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Germanfest is right around the corner!

  That’s right! You read it correctly. Germanfest is right around the corner. It’s truly hard to believe we are ringing in Fall 2017.  Over Labor Day weekend on Sunday, September 3rd, ARTS Missoula invites you to Caras Park for Germanfest. Germanfest is a celebration of German culture and Missoula’s Sister City relationship with Neckargemünd, […]

In Depth Look – What do the Arts mean for Missoula?

What do the arts mean for Missoula?  Last April, the national center for Arts Research (NCAR) at Southern Methodist University released its annual Arts Vibrancy Index, a ranking of the nation’s most vibrant arts communities. This past June, Washington, D.C. based Americans for the Arts released Arts and Economic Prosperity 5 – the Economic Impact […]

Arts Vibrancy & Economic Prosperity in Missoula

Missoula, Montana: Arts Vibrant & Prosperous Missoula, Montana has been receiving quite a bit of buzz these days! The National Center for Arts Research released their 3rd Arts Vibrancy Index report and Americans for the Arts released their 5th Arts & Economic Prosperity study; Missoula included in both. Our little city has been truly humbled and […]

Arts & Culture Award Winners Announced

Arts Missoula’s annual Arts & Culture Awards honor individuals and organizations whose outstanding work in the arts and humanities have made a significant contribution to the community’s quality of life. The 2017 awards will be presented at the Missoula Arts & Culture Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, March 28, at the Doubletree Hotel from 11:30am to […]

First Night Parking Meter Art

If you came to First Night Missoula, it’s fairly likely that you stopped by the University Center and saw people lining up to paint their very own old parking meters, the ones that were decommissioned and replaced last year. The project was open to anyone with a First Night button. “What the heck are they going […]