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Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council

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Many talented artists, musicians, actors, and writers live and work right here in our communities.

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Let's foster the arts and forge connection between the arts and our community.

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You do not need to be an artist, a musician, an actor or author to be a member! Showing your support of all the arts helps us create an environment that ensures a richer community for generations to come.

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HPAAC Annual Fundraising Gala

2015_Gala_Mask_wTextHPAAC, which has helped foster the arts in the community for more than 8 years, is hosting its fourth annual fundraising gala at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16.

During the gala, two area artists will be recognized for their talents and contributions to the local arts community. Art Nordstrom of Hastings and Charlotte Vick of Prescott will receive HPAAC’s Art Hero award. Read More

The theme, “Unmasking HPAAC”, highlights the renaissance of the emerging arts community in Hastings. Read More 

Gala Celebration

The gala event will feature dinner, music, games, art displays, a live and silent auction, and the opportunity to meet with local artists and purchase their work.

Gala Tickets are available online and at the following locations:

Green Mill Restaurant, 909 Vermillion St., Hastings
Evansen Art Studio, 202 Second St. E., Hastings
Orange Dragon Art Gallery, 122 Orange St., Prescott
YMCA Hastings, 85 Pleasant Dr, Hastings, MN 55033

We Are One

Members make it happen. When you become a member, every person benefits! Your membership makes it possible for HPAAC to provide opportunities for artists, musicians, actors and authors to exhibit their work, share their music, their talent and their stories.

Artspace Report

View Report of Findings for the 2014 Hastings, MN Study of Artists' Space Needs and Preferences