About The Arts Council

The Sierra County Arts Council is a member-supported 501 (c) (3) nonprofit public benefit corporation established in 1981 to promote, support and advocate the arts throughout Sierra County, California.

The Sierra County Board of Supervisors has designated the Sierra County Arts Council as the State Local Partner of the California Arts Council, a state agency, annually since 1981. The Arts Council’s business office has been located in the historic Yuba Theatre in Downieville since 1996.

We’re glad that you took the time to visit our site. The Sierra County Arts Council relies on the contributions of volunteers and the general public to ensure that programming efforts continue to grow and enhance the quality of life for Sierra County residents and visitors. Everyone is welcome to participate in its programs and events. We hope to see you soon!