Our Mission

Inspiring and Educating Audiences and Celebrating the Performing Arts in the Rappahannock Region

ArtsLIVE! is committed to:

  • providing high-quality performances in theatre, dance, vocal and instrumental music for ALL people in our community
  • promoting local talent as well as state, national and international artists
  • fostering partnerships with schools, businesses, civic organizations, and other arts groups
  • engaging diverse audiences with a rich array of programming

Our work is made possible through the efforts of our volunteers and the contributions from community-minded individuals and businesses, government grants and funds provided by Fredericksburg’s Economic Development Authority, Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

ArtsLIVE! (The Fredericksburg Festival of the Arts) is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization.