The Atlantic Center for the Arts

The Atlantic Center for the Arts is a world-renown artist-in-residence program, is based here in New Smyrna Beach. Atlantic Center for the Arts is a nonprofit, interdisciplinary artists’ community and arts education facility dedicated to promoting artistic excellence by providing talented artists an opportunity to work and collaborate with some of the world’s most distinguished contemporary artists in the fields of music composition, and the visual, literary, and performing arts. Community interaction is coordinated through on-site and outreach presentations, workshops, and exhibitions. Atlantic Center for the Arts Website

Bob Ross Workshop

The Bob Ross Art Workshop hosts a large collection of original oil paintings and offers classes in the Bob Ross unique style of oil painting as seen on more than 300 PBS stations throughout the country.

Art Galleries

There are several art galleries throughout New Smyrna Beach that will catch the fancy of even the most jaded devotee. Visit Flagler Avenue and Canal Street to see these wonderful galleries.

Art Festivals

A number of art festivals are held throughout the year including the prestigious, Images: A Festival of the Arts, held in mid-February. Art enthusiasts can always find a unique piece of original art to take home.


Music lovers flock to New Smyrna Beach for the annual Jazz Festival held in September.