Howard County

Howard County Arts Council  
8510 High Ridge Road  Ellicott City, MD  


Make a date with the arts in Howard County

Lady painting in parkAlways wanted to see Shakespeare under the stars, paint a self-portrait, or learn Indian classical dance?  There couldn’t be a better time or place - the arts in Howard County are thriving.  

Discover chic art galleries, award-winning theatre, crowd-pleasing concerts, and exciting outdoor art installations - year round.  Pack a picnic and enjoy a concert at the stunning new Chrysalis amphitheatre, stroll in and out of the galleries in historic Ellicott City, take the family out to movie night lakeside in Columbia, or enjoy your favorite rock or pop group at Merriweather Post Pavillion. Whether you're interested in dance, literature, music, theater, or the visual arts - there’s always something exciting happening here - and the Howard County Arts Council keeps you informed!  

Fiscal Year 2017 MSAC Funding - Howard County

Arts in Education
Community Arts Development
Grants for Organizations
Individual Artist Awards
Maryland Touring Grant
Maryland Traditions
Howard Total $317,116