Welcome to The Franklin County Arts Council (FCAC)
Celebrating the Creativity of Our Community

Promoting The Arts In Franklin County Since 1979

The Franklin County Arts Council (FCAC) is generously supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, local businesses, and by people like you.

Up Front Gallery
Two Locations:

"Upfront Gallery" and class room located at 22 S. Main St., Franklinton NC 27525.
Open: Thursday to Friday 10:30 - 4pm, Saturday 10:00 – 2:00pm.

"Louisburg Art Gallery" new location to be announce.


To be announce.

Upcoming Events: 

November 4, 2017: An Evening of Mystery and Entertainment.
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November 16, 2017: Franklin County Art Council Annual General Meeting (AGM). Learn more >>
Press Release:

September 5, 2017: FCAC is now accepting applications for North Carolina Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrants through November 1. Click here for more information >>  

July 24, 2017: Franklin County Arts Council Loses New Space in Louisburg.
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For Artists:   

Call for Artists by the FCAC. Learn more >> 
Call for Artists by other Art Councils or organizations. Learn more >> 
Student Arts Council offering art classes. Learn more >> 

Board Meetings, Teams and Guilds 2017

Board Meetings: 

6:30pm on the 2nd Thursday of February, April, June, August, October, December.

General Meeting - November 16th. Learn more >>

The Diversity Team meets every 1st Thursday of Month 2:00 PM at 22 S. Main St, Franklinton NC 27525. Learn more >>

The Photography Guild meets every 2nd Monday at 7:00 PM January, March, May, July, September, and November at 22 S. Main St., Franklinton NC 27525. Learn more>>

The Writer's Guild meets every 2nd Monday at 7:00 PM January, March, May, July, September, and November at 22 S. Main St., Franklinton NC 27525. Learn more >>

Student Arts Council: 10:00 AM–12 Noon third Saturday, January, February, March, April, May, September, and October. Learn more >> 

Quilt Trails of the Tar and Roanoke Rivers need volunteers with carpentry skills to help hang Quilt Trail Blocks. We will provide materials and instructions on hanging blocks. 

Contact Ellen Queen at 919-815-1614 or equeen@fcacarts.org

Thank You For Volunteering!!


Franklin County Arts Council Survey:
Please click here to complete this survey so FCAC can assess how to improve FCAC offerings and events. 

Visit our "Membership" page for more information on becoming a member of FCAC. There are many benefits to becoming a member including gallery consignment discounts, subscriptions to our mailings, and discounts from local partners.  

Please pledge your support by making a tax-deductible Donation.
We have many exciting events almost every month. Check out the Events page.

Our Mission
Franklin County Arts CouncilThe Franklin County Arts Council (FCAC) is a nonprofit community organization which is passionate about developing all areas of arts within our diverse community.

Our Vision

We devote ourselves, our resources, and programs as a way to support economic growth in Franklin County through the enhancement of art mediums such as literary, visual, dance, theater, music, and culinary arts for all ages.

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Contact us 919-497-6910
Email: fcacarts@gmail.com
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 758,
Louisburg NC 27549