Growing the arts and cultural life of Waco...
and telling the world!

Creative Waco exists to grow and support a thriving cultural and creative community in Waco and McLennan County, Texas.


Opportunities for Young Artists. Beauty for Our City.

ARTPrenticeship 2022 is in progress! Meet our  team of awesome apprentices and artist mentors.

AIR Collaborative

Helping creative people expand their business skills, and business people become more creative!

Waco is the first community in Texas to launch AIR Collaborative’s creative economic development program. The first SHIFT workshop will be July 13-15!

Creative Directory

Find people, places, and businesses that do creative things in Waco & McLennan County.

Chalk Waco 2022

New name, same awesome event…but bigger and better!

Thank you, Waco for another fantastic year! See this year's chalk artworks and the partners who helped make this event possible!