Mt. Vernon Regional Arts Council

Not So Square Arts Festival

The Not so Square Arts Festival will be held Saturday, June 9 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Arts and entertainment.  Patio Concert Series every Friday night in June, starting at 6:30. Bands include Stahl Creek, Jeremiah Jones, Folk n Roll, and Chris Basset.  All events are free and open to the public. These events have been supported by The Missouri Arts Council.

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Mount Vernon

Veterans Day on Veterans Way

Veterans Way Mural in Mt Vernon

The Mt. Vernon Regional Arts Council invites you to a Veterans Day celebration that begins with an Honor Walk starting at 11:45am with a walk to the Veterans Way Mural from First Baptist Church.


11:45 a.m. - Meet @ First Baptist Church,
Walk with Veterans to the Mural

Canvas, Clay and Cocktails

Canvas/Clay and Cocktails at Keen Bean Roasters in Mount Vernon is set for October 21st, 6 PM. Your choice of creating an 8 by 10 acrylic painting or the newly offered, making a clay sculpture and then finishing it up with paint. Delicious Appetizers will be served by Keen Bean and Mount Vernon Regional Arts Council throws in a cocktail!

Please sign up at or call Keen Bean 417.461.7101


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Keen Bean Coffee Roasters

Arts Council grants funding to 10 regional nonprofit organizations

The Springfield Regional Arts Council (SRAC) awards $17,500 in Arts and Culture Grants to 10 area nonprofit organizations. The recipients will be recognized in a public presentation December 2 at The Creamery Arts Center to kick off First Friday Art Walk (FFAW) at 4:30pm before The Creamery's opening of "$100 and Under" (5:00pm-8:00pm).