The City of Tempe’s Arts Engagement Programs strengthen relationships and build connections within the arts, community, and city. Classes, workshops, arts grants, and special events create opportunities to meaningfully experience and engage in arts and culture. Programming occurs in diverse locations around the city, and shares the voices, perspectives, and experiences of the Tempe community.
The Edna Vihel Arts Center is a facility for community members to enjoy a variety of arts and culture related classes and programs in Tempe. Classes are for youth and adults and include ceramics, painting, dance, jewelry, theater, and more! More
The City of Tempe brings arts to neighborhood parks. Residents and the city work together to build an event that brings neighbors together through arts and culture activities that reflect the identity and values of the park's community. More
The City of Tempe provides arts grants to non-profit organizations, teachers & individual artists who are providing arts and cultural experiences in Tempe that enhance, educate, and enrich the community. More
Tempe Playlist: Saturn Sessions features musicians, poets and singers who live, work or study in South Tempe. The two podcasts feature 26 tracks 11 bands, 3 poets, 7 musicians/singers, and 5 school groups. The playlists are currently available to stream or download from our website. More
The City of Tempe hosts workshops designed specifically for artists. Each one has a unique topic, expert presenters, and will provide hands-on guidance that can be immediately used by artists in their practices. The workshops are free and open to all artists in the Valley. More
Arts Career Day brings 120 sophomore and junior students from seven Tempe Union High School District schools to the Tempe Center for the Arts to learn from professionals who have capitalized upon their artistic skills in creativity, community building, service and communication to build successful careers within and beyond the arts. More
Film screenings, workshops, panels, and performances tie the Tempe Center for the Arts with the community and local artists. This programming connects the content presented by touring artists to critical conversations and arts experiences happening in the community. More
Music Under the Stars is a unique celebration of music by high school , college, and professional musicians. The FREE event provides the opportunity for Tempe musicians to play for the public in the open air. Music Under the Stars offers an inclusive community atmosphere in which everyone can enjoy live music free of charge. More
Winter Tempe Opportunities brochure available Dec. 5
Find sports, fitness, arts and educational programs for the whole family.
12/3/2019 1:56:00 PM
Experience the Season at Tempe Center for the Arts
12/3/2019 8:00:00 AM
Dec. 6: Winterfest returns with art, activities, live music and Santa
11/25/2019 9:45:00 AM