In the News

Save The Hall

“Save the Hall” Public Meetings Set

October 26, 2023
Posted in ,

Up Your Arts hosts open meetings to update folks on its proposal to build a enter for the creative and performing arts in downtown Southport.

PHOTOS: Southport celebrates Up Your Arts Plein Air Festival

May 20, 2023
Posted in ,

StarNews ONLINE showcases and celebrates Plein Air Festival artists.

Up Your Arts seeking talent for NC 4th of July Festival performances

May 7, 2023
Posted in ,

WWAY announces Talent Hunt for July 4th Festival in Southport.

Cool and Fancy Gala

May 2, 2023
Posted in ,

Up Your Arts sponsors a Cool and Fancy Gala at Cape Fear Regional Jetport.

Artists will paint the town May 18 – 20

May 1, 2023
Posted in ,

Up Your Arts Plein Air Festival returns to Southport in May!

“Save the Hall, Ya’ll” Campaign Meeting at Indian Trail Meeting Hall

February 8, 2023
Posted in ,

“Save the Hall, Ya’ll” meetings update attendees on the campaign’s goal of adapting Brunswick County Courthouse and city hall building into a center for creative and performing arts.

State Port Pilot - Southport Gets View

Southport Gets a View of Renovated Arts Center

October 28, 2022
Posted in ,

Up Your Arts (UYA) unveiled 3D renderings of its proposed arts center during a public workshop with the Southport Board of Aldermen on Sept. 12.

State Port Pilot - MOU3

Southport Board of Aldermen: Up Your Arts Updates Project Plans

May 19, 2022
Posted in

Up Your Arts (UYA) submitted a third memorandum of understanding for review during the May 12th Southport Board of Alderman meeting as the nonprofit moves forward with its plans to renovate the Old Brunswick County Courthouse/City Hall on More Street.

State Port Pilot - Plein Air 2022

Portfolio: A plein day in Southport

May 19, 2022
Posted in

The Southport Plein Air Festival, hosted by Up Your Arts and the City of Southport, welcomed over 70 artists to paint the town, literally.

Up Your Arts Updates Project Plans

May 18, 2022
Posted in ,

State Port Pilot covers Board of Aldermen meeting for Up Your Arts move for renovating old Brunswick Country Courthouse/City Hall.

Southport Magazine - Plein Air 2022-1

Outdoor Artists: Southport Plein Air Festival Is Back

May 16, 2022
Posted in

Get the scoop on the full schedule for this year’s Plein Air Festival!

State Port Pilot - Open Doors Gala

Open Doors Final Reunion Tour

April 7, 2022
Posted in

The Up Your Arts Open Doors Project Final Reunion Tour Gala was held at the Brunswick Community College Southport Campus on March 27 with live and silent auctions, live entertainment, food and drinks, with proceeds benefitting Up Your Arts programs including the “Save the Hall, Y’all” campaign to convert the old Southport city hall into a center for the arts.

Scroll to Top