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Carnival Frolic 13.1

By • Jan 12th, 2018 • Category: Carnegie Carnival, Past Events

Join us for our 2nd annual Carnival Frolic 13.1-mile race taking you through our acclaimed historic districts, along the Tennessee River, and through Point Mallard Park. Race course is USATF certified. Relay option is also available. For more details and to register go to

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Carnegie Carnival

By • Jan 11th, 2018 • Category: Carnegie Carnival, Past Events

February 10, 2018–There’s still time to form your own Crewe! Deadline is January 28th. For a schedule of events and more details go to our new website

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By • Jan 11th, 2018 • Category: Past Events

Spectrum- Diverse Creations by Alabama Artists: January 13, 2018-February 24, 2018 Diverse lives, diverse experiences, locations and influences all come together at the Carnegie as Spectrum. Four artists —Susan Downing-White of Mobile, Mircea Lacatus originally of Romania, now Huntsville; Charlie “Tin Man” Lucas of Selma and the late Sarah Carlisle Towery of Alexander City —under […]

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Water|Ways & Water+Color

By • Aug 15th, 2017 • Category: Past Events

August 15-September 23, 2017– Water. It’s role in our lives, culture, religion, environment, politics, health and climate. A partnership between the Smithsonian Institution, the Alabama Humanities Foundation and the Watercolor Society of Alabama and Friends. Exhibit Reception-August 25, 2017, 6:00-7:30pm. Members-FREE. Guests-$5. Light bites and beverages will be served.

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Make Your Own Holiday Ornament

By • Nov 2nd, 2016 • Category: Kim's blog, Past Events, Uncategorized

December 6th-22nd–Clay Holiday Ornaments will be available for pick-up from our Make Your Own Ornament Creation Station. Call the Carnegie at 256-341-0562 for details.

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Small Plates and Bluegrass

By • Oct 20th, 2016 • Category: Past Events

Join us for an evening of Small Plates and Bluegrass as we celebrate our Homegrown Heritage Exhibit on October 28th from 6:30 to 8:30 for $30/ticket. Featuring locally sourced food by Chef Jakob of Albany Bistroand Chef Bill Harden of The RailYard. Music by Uptown Rounders. Tickets may be purchased by calling Carnegie Visual Arts […]

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Decatur City Hall Bike Rack Reception

By • Aug 15th, 2016 • Category: Past Events, Uncategorized

Sept 1, 2016 • 10:00 am–Dedication ceremony and reception for the new Decatur City Hall Bike Rack in honor of Mayor Bill Dukes, provided by the Carnegie Visual Arts Center and hosted by the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association

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Market on Bank

By • Aug 15th, 2016 • Category: Past Events, Uncategorized

Sept 3, 2016 • 10 am-2 pm —Join us as we bring a little art action and Carnegie creativity to Market on Bank. Look for the Carnegie Visual Arts Center tent on the corner of Bank Street and Vine Street! Draw a masterpiece in the street or make a decorative magnet with torn paper.

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Fun Activities During #lionkingcarnegie

By • Jul 15th, 2016 • Category: Past Events, Uncategorized

• Like us on Instagram Contest – Like the designated photo announcing the contest and follow @carnegieartscenter on Instagram. Winners will be selected at random on July 26th to win 4 Tickets to the Bham Zoo. • Win a Lioness Mask by Artist and Costume Designer, Linda Miller – Buy a ticket for a chance […]

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Call for Entries

By • Jun 17th, 2016 • Category: Past Events, Uncategorized

Submission Deadline – July 8, 2016 — Embracing Art : A Coming Together of Area Amateur and Professional Artists Is presented by the Carnegie annually to showcase artists from the North Alabama area. The 14th showing of the exhibit will be on display August 16 – September 24, 2016. This is an open call to […]

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