We are the SCA…because of you.

What exactly do we do? Create Connections. Build Community. Transform lives through the Arts. We couldn’t do it without YOU. DONATE NOW Throughout this 20th anniversary season, the SCA has taken art + creativity out into communities, meeting people where they are through… Visiting Artist programming – K-12th grade students worked with weaver Rachel Hefferan and […]

Welcome to Fall at the SCA

We’re wrapping up our year of GROWTH with an amazing line-up of Creative Fall Programming… from markets to comedy shows, live music to silent disco, and classes to conversations. Learners of all ages have the opportunity to expand horizons, experience, and enjoy at the SCA this fall. Registration for ticketed events opens Thursday, August 23 […]

Let’s give it up for Mother Earth!

Today (and every day) at the SCA, we try to give back and honor the earth and everything that she has given to us. As we’re getting ready for another Michigan summer, we’re looking for ways that we can support our local environment through sustainability, education, and reflection. The SCA is focused on GROWTH throughout the year – […]


The party is starting for the 5th annual Mountainfilm on Tour: Saugatuck Film Festival at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts (SCA)! This intriguing festival brings together children’s programming, outdoor adventure, meaningful and creative films, and community collaboration. The festival kicks off with a month-long scavenger hunt (March 1 – 31), Children’s Film Festival (March […]

Summer Programming registration is now OPEN!

Unique creative experiences, designed for families, toddlers, teens, and everyone in-between. June 13 – August 22 Ages 1.5 – 15 Let your children experience the JOY of creativity this summer!  Inspired by the lush lakeshore environment that surrounds the Art Center, all of our classes include experiment-based art projects, multidisciplinary learning, outdoor kinesthetic activities, and […]

All Film Festival tickets now available!

Build your own tour with individual passes for the 5th Annual Mountainfilm On Tour: Saugatuck Film Festival March 14 – 31. Whether you’re interested in fast paced suspense and adrenaline, protecting the environment, or just looking for something to do with the kids — we have just the thing for you. We kick off the […]

5 days remain to transform lives

What if… the arts could open hearts and minds, and have deep impact? One of the key parts of the SCA’s mission is creating connections. Pre-Covid we might not have thought as much about the notion of “connection”. But if you’re like me, right now feeling connected with others – and making connections – has […]

Last minute gift ideas

Check off all the remaining boxes on your Holiday Gift List with tickets or gift cards to the SCA! We have a little something for everyone here at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts. Live Piano Series Tickets Hempy Keyboard Series Four incredible pianists will share their talents in the lobby of the SCA this […]

Film Festival All Access Passes NOW LIVE

The 5th Annual Mountainfilm On Tour: Saugatuck Film Festival is BACK at the SCA this March 25 + 26! We’ll be bringing stories from all around the world right to the big screen in the SCA theater, giving a glimpse inside cultures and traditions that will excite, inspire, and challenge. Ensure your seat in the […]

Hempy Keyboard Series Tickets on Sale Now

Live Performance has returned to the SCA this Winter! We will be welcoming FOUR incredible pianists to our Lobby for the return of the Hempy Keyboard Series IN-PERSON, plus a very special one-time-only BONUS event in May! (read on for more details) Our 20th Anniversary season artists include May Phang (1/30), Brendon Davis (2/13), Matthew […]