Montgomery Arts Council's Programs

The Arts Council of Montgomery is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing art education in the River Region. The council sponsors a series of annual programs designed to instruct and reward students in the visual, performing and literary arts. With popular acronyms like ‘DOOT’ and ‘ACES,’ these programs impact thousands of students every year and focus on numerous disciplines, including vocal and instrumental music, dance, theater, and a wide variety of visual mediums. Program costs and scholarships are supported solely through fees, grants, and other donations

Upcoming Events

Capitol Sounds Concert Band February 25, 2018 at 3:00pm

Join the Capitol Sounds Concert Band for the 3rd Annual Children's Concert featuring Peter and the Wolf

ACES 2018 March 3, 2018 at 12:00am

Let us help you motivate your students to grow and learn through the pursuit of their artistic goals. ACES recognizes local 6th-12th grade students who display talent in the visual or performing arts.

Programs
Artistic Competition for Exceptional Students (ACES)

ACES is a program for talented 6th through 12th public and private students in Montgomery, Autauga, and Elmore counties. Students audition or submit entries in eight disciplines of the Arts: acting, dance, instrumental, guitar, piano, strings, visual, and voice.

Learn More ›

Programs
Doing Our Own Thing (DOOT)

“Doing Our Own Thing” (DOOT) is a day of education and expression for 9th – 12th grade public, private, and homeschool students in Montgomery, Autauga, and Elmore counties.

Learn More ›

Programs
Roxie Lancaster Children’s Holiday Writing Competition

​The Roxie Lancaster Children’s Holiday Writing Competition invites Montgomery County children in 1st – 5th grades to write a short essay about Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa, winter, December or any other appropriate seasonal topic.

Learn More ›

Programs
Anita P. Folmar Art Gallery

The Anita P. Folmar Art Gallery is a space for encouraging, discovering, and celebrating the talents of young people in the Montgomery area.

Learn More ›

Programs
Capitol Sounds Young People’s Concert

The Capitol Sounds Young People’s Concert is designed to promote music in our schools and community, and includes an instrument "petting zoo" in the lobby before the concert.

Learn More ›

Programs
Glenn Miller Concert

The Glenn Miller Concert is a free community concert featuring the U.S. Air Force "Airmen of Note" who perform the big band swing music of Glenn Miller as well as traditional holiday favorites.

Learn More ›

Signup for our Newsletter

Follow us on Facebook or sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest updates on events!


Connect with us