Village Arts & Culture Activations for 2023
Arts and culture have the power to bring people together, transcending social, cultural, and economic differences. They provide spaces for dialogue, understanding, and collaboration, fostering social cohesion and inclusivity. Cultural activities promote cross-cultural interactions, fostering empathy, tolerance, and appreciation for diversity. Through our Village Arts & Culture activations we make community happen. Join us & be a part of our village!
Wellness Preview at Moe's
In partnership with LoveLove, Divine Brilliance, Moe's Home Collection, and Village Arts & Culture's Featured Artist, Nalisha Estrellas, Madrid Events presents a VAC Wellness Experience; With yoga, meditation, mindfulness & manifestation workshops, and a mandala meditation through art workshop.
Call for Artists
In partnership with the Des Moines Arts Commission, Madrid Events is accepting submissions for artists to be featured in the summer's VAC Activations! Interested artists are encouraged to apply early to be featured in video segments throughout the summer.
Special VAC & Artist Preview, at the Quarterdeck on June 28th!
Photo: © Nalisha Estrellas, Featured Artist
Des Moines Activations
Madrid Events is proud to present the Village Arts and Culture activations, in conjunction with the Des Moines Arts Commission Summer Concerts Series, featuring muralist/artist, Nalisha Estrellas! July 12th and 26th, the VAC Activation will take place from 3 - 6 pm at the Des Moines Beach Park promenade just before the concerts begin at 7 pm!
Be sure to visit the Quarterdeck, at the Des Moines Marina anytime in July & August to pick up a coloring contest sheet of our logo! We'll be featuring YOUR art all summer long!
Or CLICK HERE to download and print at home!
Des Moines Activations
Village Arts and Culture activations, continue in August in conjunction with the Des Moines Summer Concerts Series. August 9th and 23rd. Come check out the VAC Activation, from 3 - 6 pm at the Des Moines Beach Park promenade just before the concerts begin at 7 pm!
Be sure to visit the Quarterdeck, at the Des Moines Marina anytime in July & August to pick up a coloring contest sheet of our logo! We'll be featuring YOUR art all summer long! Or CLICK HERE to download and print at home!
Become a part of your community's wellness providers! This fall, in partnership with Divine Brilliance Yoga and Wellness, we bring Teen Wellness programs, studio classes, workshops and private 1:1 experiences. For more information, contact our wellness specialist: Michelle Font