Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County
The Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA) is a Local Arts Agency that supports the arts through leadership, advocacy, funding and education. The vision of the CAA is to be the catalyst for Walton County’s growth as a destination for cultural and artistic excellence through which lives are enriched, economy is stimulated and community is strengthened.
The Cultural Arts Alliance envisions, develops, and promotes a range of cultural and art events and initiatives in Walton County each year, some have even garnered national attention. 30A Songwriters Festival, ArtsQuest, Art Month South Walton, Valentine Tour of Homes, and Flutterby Festival are all part of CAA efforts to promote the arts in South Walton. As part of its Art in Public Spaces initiative the CAA host the Under the Sea Fundraiser benefiting The Underwater Museum of Art (UMA), North America’s first underwater permanent sculpture exhibit.
Home of the CAA, The Bayou Arts Center is a venue for exhibits, classes, meetings and small events. Nestled among the long leaf pines on historic Hogtown Bayou, the Bayou Arts Center is a hidden gem and a peaceful destination for art, culture, heritage and nature. From after-school and summer programs for kids to Oil, Acrylic, Pottery, Fiber and Watercolor classes for adults, the CAA has a class for everyone. Please visit https://culturalartsalliance.com/events/category/workshops/list/ to view upcoming workshops and call 850-622-5970 to register.
The Foster Gallery is an artist collective led by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County that features at least a dozen artists on a seasonally rotating basis, along with special exhibits, including the annual CAA juried show, One Size Fits All, and invitationals throughout the year. Follow The Foster Gallery on Facebook for updates on artists, hours and art receptions/exhibits.
Member support makes it possible for the CAA to fund children’s art education, student scholarships, and arts grants and to provide cultural enrichment to our growing community through ongoing cultural events and programs. Join, renew, or upgrade your membership ONLINE. Experience all the benefits of being a member of Walton County’s leading arts organization!
Serving as an umbrella organization, the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (Florida) supports the arts through leadership, advocacy, funding, programs and education. Bayou Arts Center is located off Hwy. 393 North near Cessna Park. For more information on the Cultural Arts Alliance or to become a member or volunteer, call 850-622-5970 or visit www.culturalartsalliance.com. Follow CAA on Facebook & Instagram for updates on events, art classes, and calls for artists.