Creating Brighter Futures

Through after school education and activities, the Creative Youth Development Program encourages young people to tell their stories through creative expression. It’s designed to to develop critical thinking and enhance the creative skills to become active contributors to our communities.

Student Art Showcase

The Cultural Alliance has teamed up with WCSU once again. For this exhibit, we’re showcasing the best artwork from talented local high school students. Look for more details to come in August.

Shift Your Mindset

Participants work together quickly to design and plan a project for their community that focus on raising the value of art and creativity.

Our Signature Event

The Business Supports the Arts Breakfast is our way to bring every body together that helps us empower the professional arts community, grow the economy, and enrich people’s lives.

Let’s Make a Scene.

At the Cultural Alliance, we refer to our collaborators as our Allies. Because after 15 years of connecting artists and businesses across Western Connecticut, we understand the importance of community in creating an accessible, equitable, and thriving arts and culture scene. Become an Ally, and let’s make a scene together.

Don’t Just Dream. Do.

The Cultural Alliance provides programs and services, arts and culture advocacy, and business partnership opportunities that create real change.
Because we dream too. And then we take action.


We raise the bar on arts promotion, cultural support, and professional development.

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We connect the business and arts communities to help grow the economy.

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Nobody stands up for the arts and culture in Western CT like we do.

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Invest in Arts, Culture, & Creativity.

Leaders that understand the importance of arts and culture in our communities also benefit from real economic gains. But don’t take our word — Listen to what Rudy Marconi, First Selectman of Ridgefield, has to say about it.

Stay Informed. Get Inspired.

Stay up-to-date with the latest information, resources, and happenings related to arts and culture in Western CT. 

Cultural Alliance News

Everything we’ve been up to.

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Community News

The news our allies can use.

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Upcoming Events

All that’s happening in Western CT.

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