About Us

joyThe Arts Council of Mercer County is a non-profit organization located in Harrodsburg, KY.

The mission of the Arts Council of Mercer County is to enrich and strengthen cultural life throughout central Kentucky by promoting visual, literary, and performing arts and arts education through the development of programs and community partnerships.

The Arts Council’s purpose is to showcase the impact the arts can have on our community. This is accomplished by providing events that not only entertain, but also enhance the quality of life in and around Mercer County. The Arts Council will also provide unique opportunities for artists whose passionate work educate, influence and inspire individuals throughout our community.

Executive Director: Carrie Truitt

Board of Directors:

Brenda Cashel (President)
Diana Byrd (Treasurer)
Chad Horn
Tim Joyce