BCAC Calendar

Upcoming Events

The BCAC Box Office is open Tuesday-Friday from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM. The box office is open an hour and a half before each event start time for sales at the door. At this time, all ticket sales are general admission, meaning that reserved seating is not available. Thank you for your patience as we incorporate that ability into our box office routine, as well as online ticket sales. All events are at the Turnage Theater unless otherwise noted.



The Pamlico Opry 2014
July - September
Saturday Nights @ 8:00pm

During the months of July - September, the Beaufort County Traditional Music Association & Beaufort County Arts Council will cooperatively present a series of local, grassroots, family-friendly entertainment at the Turnage Theater in downtown Washington. Tickets are available from the Turnage Theater box office and at the door. For each show, doors open at 7:00 pm and seating begins at 7:30 pm.

July 12 - The Outliers with Still Water
July 26 - Tommy Edwards & Jack Lawrence with Tiki Roadhouse
August 9 - Carolina Still with The Flatland Zingers
August 23 - After Jack
September 13 - John Dee Holeman & Lightnin' Wells
September 27 - The Barefoot Movement

All seats General Admission
$10.00 Adult, $5.00 12 & Under

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Holiday Cornucopia Workshop
with Pamela Zimmerman
September 4, 2014
8:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Natural Fibers Group and Fiber Artist Pamela Zimmerman and learn to weave your own rustic cornucopia to grace your holiday table. The cornucopia is an ancient symbol of abundance and nourishment. The workshop will take you through the process of creating your own cornucopia from start to finish. Cornucopias will be woven from all natural, wild chemical and pesticide free local vines. The completed project can be decorated through autumn, through Thanksgiving, Christmas, and beyond. Unlike the items in the accompanying photo, cornucopias created in the workshop will suitable for tabletops - approximately 12-16”.

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Artists' Workshops with Jake Van Wyk
August 21, 2014

The Beaufort County Arts Council will offer a series of artists’ workshops on Thursday, August 21. The instructor for the workshops will be Jake Van Wyk, Master Potter and Master Printmaker.

Mono-Printmaking (9:00am-12:00pm)

Hand Building Techniques In Clay (1:30-4:30pm)

Master Class for Wheel Throwing (6:00-9:00pm)

Interested persons can register by calling BCAC at 252.946.2504 or in person at the Turnage Theatre at 150 West Main Street in Washington.

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Throughout the year the Beaufort County Arts Council plays the proud host to several annual events that define the council and the arts in our community. These events anchor a varied and constantly growing program encompassing all the arts: music, dance, theater, etc., and our yearly fall Fine Arts Show brings the work of renowned artists hailing from all corners of the Southeast to Beaufort County's gallery go-ers.