What can boost the economy, attract new business, improve health and well-being, up high school graduation rates and make a community a better place to live? According to the Texas Cultural Trust, it’s a thriving arts and culture environment. Lufkin has that and wants the state of Texas to make it official. Being designated as a cultural arts district will enable our member organizations to apply for state funding to grow the arts in our community.
the arts through partnerships and programming to attract tourists, residents, and businesses to Lufkin
collaboration between arts, history, and cultural organizations within Lufkin to grow the creative community
and cultivate a thriving Cultural District with flourishing arts organizations
Lufkin’s creative and natural resources to promote consistent, integrated marketing of Lufkin as a cultural destination
the well-being of Lufkin’s residents through ongoing engagement with the arts