The Arts Council of the Eastern Shore (ACES) is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to the cultural enrichment of the people of Accomack and Northampton Counties on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

We are a local nonprofit. We rely on community sponsors and donations. If you are interested in learning more, please visit our donor website here. We work hard to engage and support local artists and patrons. For a full calendar of events, please check out our events page. Thank you for visiting acesva.org

We offer educational opportunities to the people of Accomack and Northampton counties. We have a scholarship program for shore high school graduates that you can view here. We also offer workshops and classes for educators. to learn more please visit our calendar of events.

We work to bring performances and exhibits to the people of the shore, who might not otherwise be capable of seeing them. We have community enrichment programs and work with local artists and venues to plan events. Please contact us or visit our event page to learn more.