(301) 791-3132
34 South Potomac Street, Suite 100, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Tues-Fri: 11am-5pm   Sat: 10am -4pm or by Appt   Sun-Mon: closed

Welcome to Washington County Arts Council

The Washington County Arts Council has worked to enrich the cultural, social and economic life of the community through nurturing the arts since 1968. The WCAC serves residents of all ages in this diverse and growing county in the Cumberland Valley, nestled in the gently rolling mountains of western Maryland.

The WCAC provides a wide variety of programming; technical assistance; funding opportunities; and encouragement to arts organizations and individual artists, developing connections between them and those who desire to have art in their lives.

PARKING: Please use the A&E Parking Deck located at 25 Renaissance Way.
The Washington County Arts Council main entrance is off the 3rd level (Potomac Street Level).
There is an elevator on each level for your convenience.

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2024 The Art of Cooking Invitation
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The Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2023

The Washington County Arts Council presents
The Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2023
Thursday, December 7, 2023 - Tuesday, January 2, 2024
in the Galleries at the Washington County Arts Council
34 S Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740 and
online virtually beginning Saturday, December 9, 2023.
RECEPTION: Thursday, December 7, 2023 from 5pm to 7pm

2023 People's Choice Ballot

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2023-2024 Member Benefits Card




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2024 Exhibits - Call for Artists

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Supported in part by:

The Washington County Arts Council, Inc. is funded by an operating grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, (MSAC), an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. An agency of the Department of Business & Economic Development, the MSAC provides financial support and technical assistance to nonprofit organizations, units of government, colleges and universities for arts activities. Funding for the MSAC is also provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, which believes that a great nation deserves great art. Additional funding is also provided by Washington County Government and generous businesses, organizations and individuals.

The Washington County Arts Council is a proud member of County Arts Agencies of Maryland, Maryland Citizens for the Arts and Americans for the Arts.