About Us

The Cabarrus Arts Council is dedicated to providing a wide variety of cultural arts programs that celebrate the rich diversity of our county and our world. The arts council programs and operates the Davis Theatre and The Galleries, conducts one of North Carolina's largest art-in-education programs for both the Cabarrus County and Kannapolis City school systems, supports arts organizations and artists through grants and workshops, and serves as a catalyst and consultant for public and corporate art.

Latest News

Brand New Opry at the Davis Theatre Sept. 25

The Brand New Opry bluegrass show hosted by Jeff Whittington will kick-off the 2014-15 Davis Theatre season on Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7:30 p.m. The Brand New Opry features an all-star line-up of some of the best musicians in our area: Whittington, banjo; John Culbreath, fiddle; Pete Corum, bass; Mike Wood, guitar; and Jason Wood, mandolin. Tickets are $15. Click for tickets or visit the box office, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., in person or via telephone, 704-920-2753.


‘Into the Woods’ On Display at The Galleries

An exhibition showing nature-inspired artworks will be on display at the Galleries through Oct. 9. ‘Into the Woods’ features nature-inspired artworks and art techniques and includes paintings, sculpture, quilts, drawings, furniture, serigraphs and jewelry by 15 artists: Elizabeth Bradford, Buzz Coren, Jim Carpenter, Charles Farrar, William Jameson, Jean LeCluyse, Debbie Littledeer, Jason Lydic, Roger Martin, Dottie Moore, Luna Lee Ray, Susannah Ravenswing, Nathan Rose and Anatoly Tsiris.




Upcoming Events

2014-15 Davis Theatre tickets are now on sale.


Community Theatre: Noises Off

Sept. 11-28

Old Courthouse Theatre

Hilarious farce about a cast of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop. Call 704-788-2405 for tickets or more information.


Brand New Opry

Thursday, Sept. 25

7:30 pm

Davis Theatre

An enjoyable evening of traditional bluegrass. Click the Davis Theatre tab to buy tickets.



Want to volunteer for the arts council?

The arts council is looking for volunteer docents for The Galleries and ushers for Davis Theatre productions. More information...

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Virtual Tour of The Galleries & Davis Theatre