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New Exhibit is Retrospective of Last Five Years at DCC

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, January 08, 2016

"Exhibits and Acquisitions to the DCC Collection: The Last Five Years" is a chance to see some of the artifacts that have been acquired by the DCC and to remember some of the wonderful and compell ... Read More

Delta Drop-In to Celebrate the King's Birthday!

Delta Cultural Center - Monday, January 04, 2016

Delta Cultural Center celebrates the 81st birthday of Elvis Presley with a program on the King of Rock and Roll’s travels through the Arkansas Delta in the mid-1950s. “Delta Cruisin ... Read More

Delta Drop-In: Exploring the Louisiana Purchase Survey

Delta Cultural Center - Monday, November 30, 2015

On Saturday, December 5, DCC education coordinator Jack Myers will present "Exploring the Louisians Purchase Survery." He will discuss the necessity of the 1815 survey, basic 19th century rectangu ... Read More

"Sunshine" Sonny Payne to Celebrate 90th Birthday

Delta Cultural Center - Monday, November 30, 2015

The Delta Cultural Center will host a celebration on December 1 for Blues Hall of Famer, "Sunshine" Sonny Payne, who turned 90 on November 29. To add to the excitement, Mr. Sonny will be awarded the C ... Read More

Three Mo' Tenors Tonight!

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, October 22, 2015

Three Mo' Tenors perform tonight at 7:30 in Lily Peter Auditorium on the campus of Phillips Community College. Go to www.warfieldconcerts.com to download your FREE ticket!  ... Read More

Delta Drop-In: 10/03/15

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, October 01, 2015

Jack Myers, DCC education/programming coordinator, will be leading a fun exercise called "Seeing with Your Ears." Participants will learn to play simple tunes on a diddly-bow, and then, in keeping wit ... Read More

Gatlin, McCray to receive 2015 Sonny Awards

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, October 01, 2015

Electric guitar powerhouse Larry McCray and Delta blues and rockabilly performer C.W. Gatlin will receive the 2015 Sonny Payne Award for Blues Excellence to be presented by the Delta Cultural Cen ... Read More

Grammy Winning Drummer to Headline Front Porch Blues Bash

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, October 01, 2015

Grammy Winning Drummer Kenny "Beedy Eyes" Smith The Delta Cultural Center in Helena is gearing up for this year’s King Biscuit Blues Festival with a great lineup at their Front Porch Blues Bash s ... Read More

Delta Drop-In: 09/19/15

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, September 18, 2015

Ever heard of a diddley bow? Well, come to this Saturday's Delta Drop-In and learn what it is, and how to make one! Bring the kids or grandkids to the DCC Visitors Center for the program starting  ... Read More

P. Allen Smith video on AR Delta!

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, September 18, 2015

Check out this great new video about the AR Delta with P. Allen Smith - he visits some of our favorite places! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ux7XctifDQ8&feature=youtu.be ... Read More