Welcome to Essex County’s online guide to the arts! The Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs is committed to promoting further awareness of its vibrant arts community. We seek to expand opportunities for artists and arts organizations and increase public accessibility to arts programs.
Essex County is a dynamic cultural center, brimming with activities for all people. Please join us this season as we continue to celebrate the arts!
This calendar includes ALL events hosted by the Essex County Parks Department and CULTURAL events hosted by different organizations throughout the county.
Local Arts Grant Program
The Essex County Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs receives generous grants from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/ Department of State which we regrant to support local arts organizations.
Log on or create a new account and start filling out your application today: 2014 Online Application
NEW! 2015 Essex County Local Arts Grant Program
FUNDING PERIOD: January 1st, 2015 –December 31, 2015 DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: August 11, 2015 at 4pm