Together, we are Pinellas County arts.

Creative Pinellas is the county’s non-profit local arts agency, formed in 2011 with a mission to incubate and sustain our creative community. We achieve that mission by connecting the dots between organizations, artists, and resources to support growth. Visit the pages below to learn more.


Through our ARTICULATE website and social media, Creative Pinellas works to share your stories with regional and national audiences.

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Scouring the web and expanding our network to bring Pinellas artists information on grants, professional opportunities, and open calls.

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Creative Pinellas provides grassroots support for arts projects with micro-grants, networking events, and other programs.

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County Arts Funding Initiative 2015

At the county arts workshop held on Oct. 14, 2014, the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously to have Creative Pinellas develop a plan for potential increased arts funding from the county for fiscal year 2016. We are excited to guide this proposal and encourage you to share your ideas and comments. Our first step […]

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Looking Ahead at 2015

Creative Pinellas is looking ahead at 2015 … and we like what we see! In the coming year, we are honored to have the opportunity to guide a proposal for increased arts funding from Pinellas County for fiscal year 2016. The first step will be a series of five public meetings held in early 2015, accessible to residents […]

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Ferman of Tampa Bay

CARMADA: VIP Cruiser Tickets now on sale!

CARMADA: St. Pete is now offering a limited quantity of VIP Cruiser tickets to advance purchasers!  Visit this link to get yours today. VIP Cruiser Ticket includes one free t-shirt, one complimentary beverage, access to shaded VIP seating area, and entry into two raffles (original art and car painting). All items to be collected day-of […]

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FEAST is a series of innovative microfunding dinners that provide small dollar grants for ambitious and exciting arts projects.

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