Adams County is dedicated to the growth and evolution of the arts in our communities. Our vision is to be an inclusive community where everyone has the opportunity to enjoy a rich diversity of art and culture experiences. Read about Adams County’s commitment to the arts in the Adams County Arts & Culture Master Plan.
Click here to view cultural arts projects in Adams County.
Percentage for the Arts Progam
The Adams County Percentage for the Arts Program dedicates one half of 1% of every county capital facilities project for public art. Beginning January 2023, our Percentage for the Arts Program will expand and increase, moving to 2% of construction costs for all eligible capital projects.
Adams County has multiple opportunities for artists to work with the community. From public art installations, to programs and classes. Artists, learn more about the projects, process and open Call for Entry.
Adams County Visual Arts Commission
The Adams County Visual Arts Commission acts as an advisory board to the county’s arts and culture initiative, and to place public art in county facilities as part of the one half of 1% public art program.
Learn more about the Adams County Visual Arts Commission.
Adams County Cultural Council
The Adams County Cultural Council is responsible for recommending SCFD funding disbursement to Tier III organizations serving Adams County residents.
Learn more about the Adams County Cultural Council.
View a few pieces from the Adams County Public Art Collection.