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July 21- 24, 2021
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​We’re back and we are following healthy guidelines (lots of hand sanitizer, encouraging masks, cleaning touch surfaces and limiting attendance) because we want to be safe. Our hours are a little different temporarily, Mon. – Fri. 9 – 4pm, Sat. 10 – 2pm. We’ve missed you and hope you will come by the gallery to see our next exhibit "Student Art Exhibit & Competition". Thank you for your continued support and we hope to see you soon!  

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Upcoming Arts Council Exhibits & Events
Date & Time
Location & Price
Student Art Competition In-Person
Exhibit Dates:
April 15 - May 13
Deliver artwork:
March 29 - April 2

Virtual Show
The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC

FREE to enter & attend
County Competition

Artwork Drop-off:
May 20th, 2021

Exhibit Dates:
May 27 - June 30, 2021

Artwork Pick-up:
July 1st & 2nd

​The Cleveland County Arts Council invites​ ​artists ​18+ to submit work​ ​to the Annual​ ​Cleveland County Artist​ ​Competition. Work must be original,​ ​created by the artist within the last 2 years​ ​and not previously entered in a​ ​competition at the Arts Council. Artists must​ ​be a resident of Cleveland​ ​County or​ ​full-time student at a Cleveland County​ ​college or university.
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The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC

Free to attend
Garden & Outdoor Living Tour Saturday, June 5th

Brand new event for 2021
featuring 6 homes

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The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC

June - July - August Fun, creative experiences for kids, first to 8th grade.

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The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
July 21- 24, 2021

July 21, 7pm
July 22, 7pm
July 23, 7pm
July 24, 10am Kids Fest!
July 24, 1pm Matinee
July 24, 7pm
22nd Annual Real to Reel Film Festival will screen films
July 21- 24, 2021

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for more info
The Joy Performance Center
202 S. Railroad Ave.
Kings Mountain, NC

Tickets coming soon
Carolina Pottery Festival November 6th, 2021
21st Annual Carolina Pottery Festival

-Over 100 Potters!
-Free, Convenient Parking
-All types of pottery
-Just in time for Holiday Shopping
-$6 Admission (under 12 free)

Pottery Fest Website
LeGrand Center
Marion Street, Shelby
111 S. Washington St., Shelby, NC 28150   -   Phone: 704-484-2787   -   Email: