Discover your artistic center in Salisbury-Rowan County, one of North Carolina’s fastest growing arts communities.


Dancers take center stage at the Salisbury Symphony’s and Piedmont School of Music & Dance’s annual performance of The Nutcracker, as well as local dance companies and schools.


We are home to a wide range of local musical talent. From bluegrass to baroque, there is something for everyone on any given night of the week.


Our award-winning theatre scene offers live theatrical productions, comedy, improvisational acts, and cultural events, year-round.


Enjoy a variety of galleries and artist studios, many of which are located in historic Downtown Salisbury near our eateries and unique shops.

Spring Exhibition - Relationships at Waterworks Visual Arts Center!!

Three regional contemporary artists explore relationships of art to the human condition and its effect on the environment.

Laugh Tracks at the Spoken Space Theatre!!

Every other Friday and Saturday a Comedy Troop will perform. 8 pm on Friday and 8 and 10 on Saturday. Fridays there will be an open mike night

THE ROWAN ARTS COUNCIL serves to promote and sustain one of Salisbury-Rowan County’s most vital resources — the visual and performing arts. Through education, advocacy and partnerships with individuals, area businesses, organizations and local artists, the Rowan Arts Council helps create a more vibrant community and higher quality of life.

If you would like to learn more on how you can support your local arts, call 704-638-3029 or click here.