Cultural Services


The Library & Cultural Services Division develops and manages the city's art programs and services. Cultural Services is dedicated to enriching the lives of the local and extended community by providing life-long engagement in accessible cultural, social and educational experiences.

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Arts Grants
Tempe Community Galleries
Public Art
Studio Artists Program 

Other links
Arts Jobs
Tempe Center for the Arts
Tempe History Museum
Tempe Municipal Arts Commission
Tempe Public Library 

Cultural Services programs are supported by the Arizona Commission on the Arts with funding from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts. Learn more.

Arizona Commission on the ArtsNational Endowment for the Arts

DTC's Tempe Festival of the Arts 
Arizona Consortium for the Arts

Tempe Arts Plan Logo 

Community events that showcase the arts are made possible through collaborations with several local organizations. Fun, free public arts events occur throughout the year.

Music Under the Stars
Tempe Youth Wind Symphony


Ballet Under the Stars
In the Spotlight
Songwriters' Showcase
Tempe Symphony Orchestra
Tempe Tardeada
Walk-in Wednesdays Open Mic 



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