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Burgess & Pacers, Big George Brock to receive 2014 Sonny Awards

30-Sep-2014
Burgess & Pacers, Big George Brock to receive 2014 Sonny Awards HELENA-WEST HELENA – Two veteran acts will receive the 2014 Sonny Payne Award for Blues Excellence, presented annually each October by the Delta Cultural Center during the King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic downtown He..

DCC TO OFFER LECTURES AND MUSIC DURING KBBF

29-Sep-2014
DCC TO OFFER LECTURES AND MUSIC DURING KBBF HELENA-WEST HELENA, ARK -- A trio of short lectures slated by the Delta Cultural Center during the 2014 King Biscuit Blues Festival will focus attention on aspects of the museum's continuing "Songs From the Field" exhibit, looking at the growth of..

DCC OPENS “DELTA IN BLUE” EXHIBIT

11-Aug-2014
DCC OPENS “DELTA IN BLUE” EXHIBIT The Arkansas Delta has served as inspiration for many artists, musicians, and photographers. Its landscape and history provide a wealth of scenes and stories that can be told using a variety of media. The Delta Cultural Center’s newest exhibit, “Delta in Bl..

Gospel Fest Lineup Announced

23-Apr-2014
Gospel Fest Lineup Announced Gospel quartet Lee Williams & the Spiritual QCs and contemporary Christian group Point of Grace are headliners for the 14th Annual Arkansas Delta Family Gospel Fest, sponsored by the Delta Cultural Center. The free event is slated for Saturday, May 17, on th..

New DCC Exhibit Features Photography of Delta Landscapes

07-Jun-2013
New DCC Exhibit Features Photography of Delta Landscapes The photography of G. Moore Carpenter, Phillips County native, is the newest exhibit at the DCC Visitors Center. The exhibit consists of 42 digital prints, both color and black and white, and focuses primarily on the beauty of the De..

Native American Day Camp Offered by DCC

04-Jun-2013
Native American Day Camp Offered by DCC Native American culture will be the focus of a day camp sponsored by the Delta Cultural Center, July 15-19. Entitled “Native American Discovery Days,” the camp is targeted to children, grades 4 – 6. Campers will discover what life was like for the ori..