Appling Arts Weekend, 3.18-19

The Arts Council of Appling County is thrilled to celebrate local art during “Appling Arts Weekend” Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19. The Celebration is slated to include children’s sidewalk art, the Appling Variety Show and a creative writing workshop!

Friday 3/18: From 9:45 AM – 11:00 AM, Appling County Primary Pre-K Students will be decorating the Baxley First Baptist and Baxley First United Methodist Church parking lots. What fun it will be to have all these little artists “painting” (or chalking) the town! Local musicians will be setting the tune of the events.

Variety Show Eddings EnterpriseFriday 3/18: 7:00 PM marks the opening of the Second Annual Appling Variety Show, showcasing various talents from around the community. Prepare to be dazzled by #applingarts! The show will be held at Baxley First United Methodist Church Family Life Center. Admission is $10.00 ($5.00 for students). Admission can be paid at the door, but advanced tickets are available on our Facebook store or by calling us at 912-278-2772.

Story Writing Workshop Eddings EnterpriseSaturday 3/19: 11:00 AM brings a chance to participate in a story writing workshop. Local retired educator and Arts Council President, Mary Ann Ellis, hosts this exceptional opportunity to pen your favorite family stories. Time will be focused on finding the perfect memory or tale and recording it so that generations will be telling it with fondness for years to come. The class is FREE and open to anyone, ages 12 and up! Please sign up in advance as space is limited to 15 participants. Contact us at or 912-278-2772 to reserve your spot.

These events are such fun ways to celebrate the arts in Appling County! There is so much talent and sparkle right here in our hometown. Do you have some to share? We want to highlight it! The Arts Council of Appling County is always looking for ways to showcase the unique, exceptional, and plainly beautiful art within us all. Baxley is FULL of folks with stories, songs, acts and pieces to share. Help us do that!

Want to find out more about how to get involved with the ACAC? Call Carrie at 912-278-2772!