The Reinvention of the SCA Campus

During the past two decades, SCA leadership and family have turned an abandoned pie factory into a bustling community art center. The pie freezer became a 410-seat theater. Coolers morphed into a gallery, conference room, art studio, and 55-seat performance space. The loading dock transformed into a lobby and deck. The production line became a […]

“Jump into Summer” at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts

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The SCA invites you to a celebration of live music, visual arts, and community. Dust off your dancing shoes because the seasonal kick-off celebration Jump Into Summer at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts is right around the corner. Join us on June 4th for a FREE, socially-distanced event featuring live music, visual arts, community […]

Experience Art In-Person at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts

Exhibitions Now Open Examine what identity means to you at the new exhibition, “Fluid: An Exploration of Identity” at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts. Take a close look at yourself through the eyes of two unique artists at the SCA. Gypsy Schindler and Brie Moblo have installed their thought-provoking work at the SCA, which […]

Saugatuck Center for the Arts Announces 2021 Outdoor Concert Series

Tickets on Sale Now! We’re rolling out a robust summer season of concerts and comedy, all performed on our renovated and refreshed outdoor plaza stage! There will be more green space, more fun with friends, and more world-class entertainment underneath the sunset-streaked skies of Saugatuck! JUMP INTO SUMMER Featuring Mike Mains & The Branches and […]

Artist Spotlight: Alexis Lombre Plays the Saugatuck Center for the Arts

Artist Spotlight: Alexis Lombre Monday, February 8, 2021 By: CristiEllen Heos Zarvas, Program & Performance Coordinator This Thursday evening, February 11th at 6:30pm, Alexis Lombre will take the stage at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts for our second performance of the 2021 Hempy Keyboard Series. If you haven’t already snagged a ticket, you can […]

SCA Closures, Virtual Programs and a Big Thanks

Beginning Wednesday, November 18, the Saugatuck Center for the Arts will be closed to the public until December 8th in order to comply with the newest restrictions set forward by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS). Due to these mandates, all in-person events at the SCA, including the Winter’s Eve Market & […]

Saugatuck Center for the Arts Announces their Second “SCA [NOW]: Classroom Conversations” with StrikeTime Dance Theater at Hope College

Saugatuck, Michigan – For years, the Saugatuck Center for the Arts has provided creative, multidisciplinary educational programming for K-12th graders. Until now, these programs have been tethered to West Michigan (hosted at the SCA or at your school) but Covid’s constraints have challenged us to reshape, reformat, and humanize the virtual educational experience. SCA [NOW] […]