Community Arts Festival

CAF 2016 pre-meeting

Support the arts in Holly Springs! Volunteers are needed for the 2016 Holly Springs Community Arts Festival – February 3-6, 2016. Sponsored by the Holly Springs Arts Council and the Holly Springs Cultural Center, the Festival celebrates all art forms and encourages arts appreciation in our community. Attend a Volunteer … Continue Reading →


Art ’round Town – Ellen Messina

HS Eye Care Associates  – 608 Holly Springs Rd, Holly Springs, NC 27540 Ellen Jane Messina, her work will be hung until July Ellen’s inspiration for painting country scenery came from spending childhood summers on her grand parent’s farm in the Catskill Mountains.   Her love of old barns and farms … Continue Reading →


Meet & Greet Schedule

The past 6 months of our Meet & Greet have been well attended and greatly varied!  Our monthly gathering, held the first Monday of each month at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 7pm. The next few months are jammed packed with dynamic presenters; May 4 Brainstorming – the future of … Continue Reading →

Young Artist Awards

FINALLY we are hosting the Young Artists Awards program – which was rescheduled two times due to the inclement weather in February. Join us tomorrow April 8, 7pm at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 West Ballentine Street.  We will honor the students that were selected for the Community Arts … Continue Reading →


FV Crafters’ Market

On 10 Apr 2015 the Fuquay-Varina Arts Council will present Spring for the Arts, a special kick-off edition of “Art after Dark,” our  Art Walk on the second Friday of each month in Fuquay-Varina.  As part of this special event, we will have an Artists’ and Crafters’ Market at Centennial Square, 102 … Continue Reading →


Coworking in Holly Springs

Yes, you heard it right. The Town Council is looking to convert the current police station into a coworking space. Coworking is a style of work that involves a shared working environment, often an office, and independent activity. Unlike in a typical office environment, those coworking are usually not employed … Continue Reading →

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Artist Dona McNeill

The newest installation at the REX Medical Office Building glass case, Dona McNeill, an artist and arts advocate for the arts, children’s play and inclusion of all people of all abilities. Artist’s Statement Throughout my career I have explored ideas and feelings through the arts.  I continue to be fascinated … Continue Reading →

Young Artist Awards rescheduled

This event is RESCHEDULED due to the weather.  We will reschedule for late March to celebrate the Young Artists in Holly Springs. The Holly Springs Young Artists is a display of our local youth art work in the Holly Springs Cultural Center during the Community Arts Festival. The 6 Wake … Continue Reading →

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This year’s event was the best ever. 30 colorful banners along Main Street and around the Cultural Center announced the 3rd annual Arts Festival to thousands of daily commuters. The theme of “Winter Blues” was evident through the “history of blues musicians and their guitars” display in the Cultural Center … Continue Reading →


This SAT: Food Trucks, Shopping, & Art Exhibits — Oh my!

This Saturday, from 10am-3pm, please join us at the Holly Springs Cultural Center for a day of shopping, checking out the art on exhibit, and enjoying some yummy creations from our three food trucks (Kocina, Olio & Aceto, and Dusty Donuts). We have wonderful arts and crafts vendors who will … Continue Reading →