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DCC Increases Outreach

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, June 09, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center (DCC) was established in 1990 and was charged with preserving, interpreting, and presenting the heritage of the Arkansas Delta. As the only museum of the Department  ... 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

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

Delta Cultural Center - Tuesday, September 30, 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 ... Read More

DCC TO OFFER LECTURES AND MUSIC DURING KBBF

Delta Cultural Center - Monday, September 29, 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 atte ... Read More

DCC OPENS “DELTA IN BLUE” EXHIBIT

Delta Cultural Center - Monday, August 11, 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 ... Read More