RACA Programs

Rome Area Council for the Arts fulfills its mission by supporting the literary, performing, and visual arts through community outreach, arts programming, arts education, and community arts coordination. 

Some examples of recent and future RACA community activities and investments through the arts:

Community Arts Outreach Programs
*Empty Bowls
*Rome International Film Festival
*Rome Symphony Orchestra
*Rome’s Own Musical Ensemble
*Battle of the Bands to benefit Cancer Navigators
*Chiaha Artist Sponsorship
*Artist Grants

Community Arts Programming/Special Events
*Public Art Project 2013: Dancing Flower
*Paradise Garden Foundation Trip 
*Visual Arts Exhibitions at Rome Area History Museum
*Redmond/RACA Rome Community HeART Project

*Culinary Arts Events
*R.A.C.A.: Rome Arts Champion Award

Community Arts in Education
*Starving Artist Expo
*Christmas Art Camp
*Summer Art Camps
*Kids' Night Out 
*Kiwanis Club Art Scholarship Program
*Fire Fly Fling Art Contest

Special Events
*Rome Beer Festival
*Fire Fly Fling
*Ellen Axson Wilson Downtown Art Walk

If you or your organization would like to apply for a RACA grant, please use our application which can be found here