Find Your Inner Artist!

  Creative Spirits Okoboji, Kurio Kastle Pottery Painting Palace, Pearson Lakes Art Center, Art on 16th, A Piece of Work, Arts on Grand, Dickinson County Nature Center…all allow you to express yourself through art.  Meet new friends and explore creativity you may not have tapped in to since you were in art class!

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Bill Cosby LIVE!

Bill Cosby’s “Far From Finished” Tour hits NW Iowa on Saturday, May 3rd at 7:30 p.m.  Visit for ticket information.

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Were YOU Part of The Herd?

The 7th Annual People Project brought a “herd” of people together on the ice of Little Miller’s Bay to form a bison at the 34th Annual University of Okoboji Winter Games.  Thanks to Iowa Lakeside Laboratory & Regent’s Center and photographer Judy Hemphill for capturing this majestic image.

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The power of many working for the common goal of bringing heightened awareness to the arts and culture scene of Northwest Iowa

ArtsLIVE is a nonprofit partnership of arts venues, artists, organizations and leaders promoting the arts in and beyond Northwest Iowa. The vision of ArtsLIVE is that one day, through the collaborative and promotional efforts of ArtsLIVE partners, the Creative Corridor will become a year-round arts destination.

ArtsLIVE partners believe in working together, expanding traditional borders to new partners and improving the quality of life through arts, entertainment and cultural opportunites.

ArtsLIVE is where the arts thrive!