Drinks, Music, and Shopping Small at the Market

The Saugatuck Center for the Arts (SCA) welcomes back 40+ friendors (a vendor that’s also a friend) back to the outdoor plaza and pavilion this summer beginning May 27th! Every Tuesday and Friday all summer long, join the SCA for drinks, music, and supporting small local businesses. This seasonal market offers freshly-picked fruits and vegetables […]

Quad-Community Art Installation GROWING This Summer

In celebration of our 20th anniversary, we are stitching together 4 communities with 7 interactive, site-specific public art installations this June through September via Create Community: Spaces for Discovery.  The installations focus on unique spaces and places that are hallmarks of Saugatuck, Douglas, Holland, and Fennville. Designed by artists Jeremy Barnett and Jason Maracani, every location uses “everyday objects,” many […]

SCA stage explodes with color at the 2022 Summer Performance Series

Tickets on sale Wednesday, March 9 Saugatuck, MI – Saugatuck Center for the Arts opens the doors with a dynamic return to in-person theater for its 20th season. World-class performers bring incredible choreography, moving musical numbers, and hilarious anecdotes in two beloved Broadway musicals and two hot cabarets, right here in Saugatuck. Cue the lights […]

SCA Markets + Green Koi

The Market at Saugatuck Center for the Arts hosts an array of vendors – from local farmers with home-grown produce, to hand-crafted gifts, to fresh-cut flowers. We had the opportunity to catch up with David Setzke, the owner of Green Koi to chat about why he loves the Markets at the SCA. Tell us about why […]

Exhibitions Celebrate Growth, Nature & Collaboration

The first exhibition of the 20th Anniversary year at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts (SCA) opens January 21, on display through June 3. This three-layer exhibition focuses on GROWTH – both mentally and physically. here, within. | woven worlds The main gallery will take its cues from nature, featuring West Michigan-based weaver Rachel Hefferan […]

Member Information

Member Perks AS a member, you will have the opportunity to gain early online access to the all SCA shows and events using your unique 10-digit SCA Membership Code. Finding your member code 1) Sign in to your SCA account HERE by using your email address and password.2) If your personal account page doesn’t automatically […]

FREE, Family-Friendly Fun!

In honor of Veterans Day, celebrate the Debut Exhibition “Has Heart | 50 States” with a FREE, all-ages concert by Mark Lavengood! The Michigan-native, bluegrass sensation, Mark Lavengood, a walking, talking ray of sunshine, brings his energy to the outdoor stage this Friday, November 12 from 5 – 9 pm! HAS HEART is curated by […]

Graphic Design Exhibitions Open October 22

What does it mean to carry a story? To give one or be given one? To create a space in which they can be exchanged? As Saugatuck/Douglas quiets down for the welcoming of another relaxing, beautiful, and crisp fall season – the Saugatuck Center for the Arts is gearing up for another intriguing exhibition opening. On […]

Last Summer Market THIS Friday!

Support Local Businesses at the SCA Have you wandered the aisles of the outdoor shopping experience at the SCA on Fridays? This Friday (September 24) is the final Market at the SCA from 9 am – 3 pm! Nestled along the lakeshore, our Farmers Market provides a unique hub for the community to invest in […]