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Due to COVID-19, the March Arts Commission meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. The public link will be posted here when the meeting is scheduled.
San Marcos is a community filled with a vibrant arts and cultural scene. The City of San Marcos supports the arts and local artists through a variety of programs and events throughout the year.
Arts grants are available each year for projects that promote or enhance the arts in San Marcos. Projects must also enhance tourism to our community. For more information, go to the City of San Marcos Arts and Cultural Funding page.
View a list of current calls for artists.
The City of San Marcos offers grants and design assistance to artists in an effort to place murals on private property throughout the city
The Arts Commission's purpose is to promote tourism to San Marcos and enrich our city and its diverse cultural heritage by supporting works of artistic excellence, advancing arts education and strengthening the arts in the community.