Agency Calendar

2021 EVENT
January 1 State Holiday - New Year's Day
January 1 New Online Application portal opens for March 1 deadline (Cultural Facilities and Fellowships)
January 18 State Holiday - Martin L. King & Robert E. Lee's Birthday
February 15 State Holiday - George Washington/Thomas Jefferson's Birthday
Feb 16 Mardi Gras
February 22 Poetry Out Loud state finals
March 1 Deadline for Fellowships & Cultural Facilities by 5:00pm
March 4 Council Meeting, virtual and in Council offices
April 1 Application portal opens for applications due June 1
April 26 State Holiday - Confederate Memorial Day  
April 30 Virtual Awards Ceremony for Visual Arts Achievement Program
May 25 State Holiday - Memorial Day
June 1 State Holiday - Jefferson Davis' Birthday
June 1 Application deadline for Project Grants and Operating Support  
June 4-5 Council Meeting
July 1 Application portal opens for September 1 deadline
July 5 State Holiday - Independence Day
September 1 Application deadline for Project Grants and Folk Arts Apprenticeships
September 6 State Holiday - Labor Day
September 5-6 Council Meeting
October 11 State Holiday - Columbus Day/American Indian Heritage Day
November 11 State Holiday - Veteran's Day
November 25 State Holiday - Thanksgiving Day
December 1 Mrs. Rosa L. Parks Day (Commemoration Only)
December 3-4 Council Meeting
December 25 State Holiday - Christmas Day

Council Meeting Dates and Places

March 5-6, 2020

  • March 4 - Virtual

June 4-5, 2020

  • June 3 (Location TBD)

September 3-4, 2019

  • Sept. 2-3 (Location TBD)

December 3-4, 2020

  • December 2-3 (Location TBD)

If you would be interested in hosting a Council Meeting in your community contact Executive Director, Elliot Knight.