© 2019 Sherman Cultural District

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Happy New Year

 It's time to get creative! Submit your top images to Sherman's photo contest

The mission of the Sherman Cultural District is to advocate for the arts and artists, improve the built environment, promote arts-based tourism and economic growth, and create opportunity for inclusive cultural and civic engagement with art in all forms.

The Sherman Cultural District is a lively, imaginative and evolving artistic hub that engages all people in the creative life of the community.


Energizing our visitors and providing a rich multi-sensory experience.


Accessible and visually pleasing.


Embracing the full spectrum of cultural and artistic experiences in music, art, theater, dance, history, literature, food & beverage for diverse audiences.


Offering innovative and artistically excellent programming and engagement for community and visitors.

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 Read more about our activities

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2nd annual ArtDash is coming 2.15.2020 


New Year, new events! Check out what's happening in 2020

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In September 2018, the Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) voted to designate Sherman as an official Texas Cultural District! Sherman celebrated its new status at a ceremony and reception on November 30, 2018.. Click the link above to view the video submission for our application to the Texas Commission on the Arts Cultural District Program, produced by David Tarvin of Cadence Studios, Sherman. Learn more about the district and its programs here. The SCD operates with the support of Austin College's Center for Community & Regional Development.