Agency Calendar

DATE EVENT
2017
November 23 State Holiday - Thanksgiving Day
December 7-8 Council Meeting - Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts and State Arts Council
December 25 State Holiday - Christmas Day
2018
January 1 State Holiday - New Year's Day
January 3 eGrant System opens to accept March 1 Applications (Cultural Facilities and Fellowships)
January 15 State Holiday - Martin L. King & Robert E. Lee's Birthday
February 13 Mardi Gras (Mobile & Baldwin Counties)
February 19 State Holiday - George Washington's Birthday/Thomas Jefferson
March 1 egrant Application Deadline for Fellowships & Cultural Facilities by 4:45 pm
March 4 egrant Signature Page for Fellowships & Cultural Facilities, 5:00pm
March 15-16 Council Meeting - (Orange Beach, AL - 26389 Canal Road, Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach)
April 2 eGrant System opens to accept June 1 applications from Organizations and Schools  
April 24 State Holiday - Confederate Memorial Day
April 28 VAAP Awards Program, 1 pm, State Capitol auditorium, Montgomery  
May 23 Celebration of the Arts Awards at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival
May 28 State Holiday - National Memorial Day
June 1 eGrant application deadline for Organizations and Schools, 5:00 pm  
June 5 eGrant Signature Page and supporting documents due, 5:00 pm 
June 4 State Holiday - Jefferson Davis' Birthday
June (dates TBA) Council Meeting, ASCA offices, Montgomery (201 Monroe Street, Montgomery, AL 36104)
July 1 eGrant System opens to accept September 1 applications from Organizations & Schools
July 4 State Holiday - Independence Day
September 4 eGrant application deadline for Organizations and Schools, 5 pm
September 7 eGrant Signature Page and supporting documents due
September 3 State Holiday - Labor Day
September (6-7) Council Meeting (Montevallo, AL - Location TBA)
October 8 State Holiday - Columbus Day/American Indian Heritage Day
November 11 State Holiday - Veteran's Day
November 22 State Holiday - Thanksgiving Day
December 6-7 Council Meeting, ASCA offices, Montgomery (201 Monroe Street, Montgomery, AL 36104)
December 25 State Holiday - Christmas Day

Council Meeting Dates and Places

March 15-16, 2018
  • March 15 - (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM) - Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach, 26389 Canal Road, Orange Beach, AL 36561
  • March 16 - (9:00 AM - Noon) - Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach, 26389 Canal Road, Orange Beach, AL 36561

June 7-8, 2018

  • Thursday, June 7 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM) - Alabama State Council on the Arts, 201 Monroe Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
  • Friday, June 8 (9:00 AM - Noon) - Alabama State Council on the Arts, 201 Monroe Street, Montgomery, AL 36104

September 6-7, 2018

  • Thursday, Sept. 6 - (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM) - Montevallo, AL (Location TBA)
  • Friday, Sept. 7 - (9:00 AM - Noon) - Montevallo, AL (Location TBA)

If you would be interested in hosting a Council Meeting in your community contact a Council Member or the Executive Director.