Mission Statement

The mission of the Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center is to provide high quality cultural arts activities that will:

  • Encourage innovation and partnerships among community and regional organizations;

  • Inspire the development of arts and life skills education;

  • Provide opportunities for performing and visual arts presentations;

  • Foster creative and diverse programming;

  • Be fiscally responsible;

  • Provide a venue that cherishes the City’s youth and is inviting to all;

thereby enhancing the quality of life in our community and throughout the entire city.



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The History of the Building

Our Namesakes

Beyond 25th & Wickham