2016 Governor's Arts Awards Ceremony at Duling Hall in Jackson. Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
2017 Governor's Arts Awards
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Old Capitol Museum, 100 S. State St., Jackson
4:30 p.m. Public Reception, 1st Floor
6:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony, 2nd Floor, House Chamber
Free and open to the public. Seating is limited. No RSVP necessary.
The Governor’s Arts Awards program signifies the important relationship between government and the arts. The arts combine vision and creativity while enriching society’s cultural horizons. Established in 1988, the Governor’s Arts Awards recognize those who have made noteworthy contributions to, or achieved artistic excellence in, the state of Mississippi. The awards event is presented each year by the Mississippi Arts Commission in partnership with the Governor’s Office.
Nominations for the 2018 Governor's Arts Awards will open in Spring 2017.
Contact: Melia Dicker, Communications Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or 601-359-6546
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