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Mon, 01/06/2014 - 3:00pm
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Tue, 04/29/2014 - 9:00am
Sat, 05/03/2014 - 10:30am
Mon, 05/05/2014 - 9:00am
Wed, 05/07/2014 - 6:00pm
Thu, 05/08/2014 - 6:00pm
Thu, 05/15/2014 - 6:00pm
Fri, 05/16/2014 - 6:30pm

Welcome to Richmond Area Arts Council

The Richmond Area Arts Council (RAAC) supports the cultural development of the city of Richmond, KY by advocating for and creating the highest quality artistic and educational opportunities for residents and visitors.  An active arts council within the community and region allows for business to flourish and provides a rich cultural environment for citizens.  

The RAAC offers many arts activities for children and adults within our community.  The RAAC has partnered with the Madison County Schools to expand the Arts Education Program to provide safe and fun-filled class for hundreds of children to participate after school and during the summer.  The RAAC has two established choral groups, Madison Singers and Madison Youth Chorus, offers adult education classes and hosts art exhibits featuring local artist. We are located within the historic Arts Center building, which is available as a facilty rental for hosting your own event.  

The RAAC is growing to meet the increasing artistic desire of our community and region.  We encourage you to view our calendar of events and participate in the many activities that are taking place.   

The Richmond Area Arts Center is located at 399 West Water Street, Richmond, Kentucky.

Office Hours are 9:00AM - 5:00PM, Monday - Friday.


 Special "Thank You" to our 2013 - 2014 Sponsors!

Governmental Support

Commonwealth of Kentucky

Madison County Fiscal Court

City of Richmond

Diamond Sponsors$5,000.00 +

Brent and Brenda Rice

Platinum Sponsors$2,000.00 - $4,999.99

Central Bank

Peoples Bank of Madison County

Gold Sponsors $1,000.00 - $1,999.99

Arcadian Cove

Edward Jones

Ed and Jamie Worley

Emmons and Puckett, PLLC

Hager Cabinets/Aristocraft Cabinets

Hager Rental

James S. Harris Personal Property Appraising

The Paddy Wagon Irish Pub

Pops At The Park

Personal Touch Dry Cleaners

Stephen and Debra Vescio

Silver Sponsors$500.00 - $999.99

Apollo Pizza

Bechtel Parsons Bluegrass

Baptist Health of Richmond

Bluegrass ACE Hardware

Helen Chenault

Coldwell Banker, DeSloover Realty

Coldwell Banker McMahan, Nancy Robertson

Community Trust Bank

Cumberland Valley National Bank

Dr. Tim Dineen

ERA Professional Hometown Services, Dianna Ackerman

First Southern National Bank

Forcht Bank

Charles and  Shirley Gibson

Dr. Michael and Jane Gordon

Jerry Goble State Farm

Linda Hager-Pack

Hilliard Lyons


Fred and Mary Ann Kolloff

Melony Lane

Connie Lawson

Madison Bank


Dr. Adrienne Millett, MD, FACS

Mary Ousley

Morning Pointe

Dr. and Mrs. James C. Murphy

Northside Equipment

Powell Family Charitable Foundation, Inc.

George and Harriet Pfotenhauer

Red Hed Oil Company

Richmond Rotary Club

Ridings Insurance and Financial Services, LTD

Riley Oil Company

Amanda V. Stepp, Realtor

Soft Shoe

Ken and Jan Tunnell

Stephen and  Debra Vescio

Vice and Smith, PSC

Bronze Sponsors
$250.00 - $499.99

Ahmad and Joy Allameh

Shannon and Heather Combs

Katherine Dunn

Mike and Kathy Eidson

Robert and Martha Grise

Miller’s Tire and Auto Care

Dr. Paula Maionchi

Total Comfort Heating and Air

Spurlin Mobile Home Park, Fanny Rice

Ellen Tunnell

Dr. Willi Walker

In-Kind Donations

A-1-A Storage


Classy Sassy

Crowning Touch

Currier’s Music World

David Greenlee, Custom Photo

Hopper’s Jewelry

Jackson’s Restaurant

Kelly’s Fruit Market

Kentucky Printing

Charles and Maggie Kluesner

Merwyn Jackson

Olive You

Panera Bread

Plus One

Richmond Garden Club

Richmond Register

Save-A-Lot, Berea and Richmond

Tater Knob Pottery

Teresa Tope

Time Warner Cable

Total Comfort

Waffle House, N. Keeneland Drive

Ken Tunnell

Wallingford Broadcasting


Richmond Area Arts Council On-Going Support Provided By

   National Endowment for the Arts       Kentucky Arts Council

The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, provides operating support to Richmond Area Arts Council with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.