Join us for the 37th Annual Celebration of the Arts (COA) Festival at the brand new Bush Convention Center in Midland, Texas, located at 105 North Main Street. COA is the longest running, annual event held in downtown Midland! COA has a strong reputation locally – with community support year after year. Fine Art is the centerpiece of the festival. COA hosts local entertainers, non-profit organizations, children's activities, regional artist demonstrations, food, and special events throughout the weekend. Friday night we hold a ticketed Premier Party showcasing visual artists that is a special treat for art lovers. On Saturday & Sunday, artists are the focal point of the weekend with many family attractions. Beat the heat inside the air-conditioned convention center! In the Exhibit Hall, over 60 artist booths will be on display, while the Ballroom will host performances by many organizations, and interactive crafts hosted by the Ellen Noel Fine Art Museum of Odessa, Texas. Explore the food truck alley on closed-down Texas Avenue featuring a large tented seated area. The Bush Convention Center is next door to the new Centennial Park that contains a dog park, splash pad, children’s climbing area. Celebration of the Arts is produced by Arts Council of Midland, a non-profit organization focused on enriching lives with the Arts through community-wide advocacy, education, outreach and promotion!
Friday, July 16, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Ticketed Premier Party Event
Saturday, July 17, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, July 18, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Thank you to our COA 2021 Sponsors!

We are grateful for your support!