Arts Congress, the annual gathering of arts advocates, artists, arts organizations and businesses at the Arizona State Capitol is Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

Arts Congress is a full day of arts-related conversations and meetings with elected officials to ensure an open line of communication about the value and importance of the arts to our economy, children, education and quality of life.

Registration opens October 1, 2016

Individual registration is $30, and sponsorships for organizations and small businesses are $130 and include registration for four people.  The event includes advocacy training, workshops, lunch on the lawn and entertainment and demonstrations by local arts groups.

Arizona Citizens for the Arts staff will schedule meetings for advocates with your legislators and will provide online trainings and briefing materials ahead of the event and onsite.