Celebrating and Supporting the Arts


A program of the Alabama Arts Alliance


The 2018 Alabama Arts Advocacy Conference


April 4, 2018, Capital City Club

201 Monroe St., Montgomery, AL


Register here for the 2018 Advocacy Conference.

Bringing together stakeholders from all areas of the Arts; arts administrators, educators, artists,  communities, and businesses to speak with one voice and focus attention on harnessing the power of Collective Impact for the Arts in Alabama.

Among the presenters are Dr. Terrance Brown, Dr. Patricia Moore, Dr. Steven Shewfelt,Al Head, Executive Director of the Alabama State Council on the Arts; the Artistic Literacy Consortium; Arts education, Arts businesses, and creative industries addressing the topics of Grass Roots Advocacy.

Tuesday April 3, 2018 The Davis Theatre


Tickets are on sale for a special VIP reception and performance seating as well as tickets for the performance only. Get your tickets HERE

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

2018 Alabama Arts Advocacy Conference

BEST VALUE! Register for All in All Access - VIP Reception, Performance and Advocacy Conference

Capital City Club Montgomery 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration is open!

Featuring Keynote Speakers Dr. Terrance Brown, Dr. Patricia Moore, and Dr. Steven Shewfelt. 

Gather with other arts advocates and stakeholders from around the state to hear about the State of the Arts in Alabama, the arts & schools, communities, careers and the economy. Advocacy sessions that will assist you in your grassroots efforts to support and promote the arts   Leaders from the Artistic Leadership Consortium will explain their work and the impact it is having on the arts in Alabama. AND learn how to express your passion for the arts constructively.  We hope to demystify arts advocacy and assist you in feeling comfortable during your visits with your legislators.

We will demystify arts advocacy and assist you in feeling comfortable communicating with your legislators.

Early Bird Registration ends March 16!

Conference Hotels

Lodging for Alabama Arts Education Initiative Grantees  Drury Inn

This link is for educators – be sure to have your ID when you check in.

The conference hotel for grantees is the Drury Inn, 1124 Eastern Blvd., Montgomery. 

We have a block of rooms for April 3 and a few rooms reserved for April 4 if your stay requires 2 nights.

Conference Attendees- The Double Tree Hotel 120 Madison Ave., Montgomery

Directly across the street from the Capital City Club - just walk across the street in the morning to enjoy a continental breakfast!

Conference rate is $119.00 per night (plus taxes & fees). This rate includes parking.

USE group code  AAA. Please use this code to make reservations. You may make your reservation online at WWW.DOUBLETREEHOTELS.COM , choose Montgomery, Downtown and enter the group code; or reserve by phone at 334-245-2320.

Reservations must be made by March 23, 2018.




Make A Donation

We want to make our voices heard for many years to come. Please consider supporting Arts Advocacy Day by making a donation or simply donate to the Alabama Arts Alliance by clicking here.


Thank you for your support!