(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.


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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.

50 years


Deadline: October 27, 2018 @ 5pm EST

2018 Annual

Call for Artists
Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2018

Call Information

August 2018 Exhibit

The Washington County Arts Council presents
"Jonathan & Jan Heath: Joyful Reflection on Life - Paintings + Prints”
in the Main & Hall Galleries.

Exhibit continues through August 28, 2018.

September 2018 Exhibits

The Washington County Arts Council presents
"Rebecca Perkins: Breathing in Color" and
"Katie Toothman: Darlin' & Jed's Woodland Friends".

At the Arts Council Gallery at 34 S Potomac Street
in downtown Hagerstown August 30 through October 2, 2018 with
an opening reception on Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 5-7pm.

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2018 Exhibits Schedule