• Music in the Park
    Music in the Park

    Every Wednesday beginning June 21st at 6:30 PM come to Music in the Park at the ECA band shell! Free and open to the public. Go to our Events Calendar to see this year's bands.

  • Open Mic with John Latini/ Music in the Park Opener
    Open Mic with John Latini/ Music in the Park Opener

    Show off your musical talents in the ECA bandshell at Open Mic Night with John Latini, Wednesday, June 14th at 6:30 P.M.

  • Songwriter's Group
    Songwriter's Group

    A Songwriters group will meet at the ECA the fourth Monday of every month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Share ideas and enjoy the company of fellow musicians. Contact Ruthette Mills for more information 906.586.6384

  • Looking for a unique gift....?
    Looking for a unique gift....?

    The Waterfront Gallery and Gifts is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 A.M to 4:00 P.M. We offer a large selection of locally crafted art, including pottery, paintings, ready to hang photography, books and much more.

  •  "Two Perspectives: The Art of Christine Groleau and Laura Maze" April 10th-May 31st
    "Two Perspectives: The Art of Christine Groleau and Laura Maze" April 10th-May 31st

    This exhibit offers viewers several mediums including oil paint, photography, and watercolor created by Upper Peninsula artists Christine Groleau and Laura Maze. Open to the public Monday-Friday 10:00 am-4:00pm.

  • Coming this August! In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre Workshop
    Coming this August! In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre Workshop

    COMING THIS AUGUST TO THE ECA! Watch for more details here about this AMAZING workshop!

  • Morning Yoga
    Morning Yoga

    Beginning May 8th morning yoga classes at the Erickson Center for the Arts, with Marsha Blanchard, RYT will now be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

  • Shrek the Musical Open Auditions!
    Shrek the Musical Open Auditions!

    Monday, June 26th and Tuesday, June 27th at 6:00 PM in the Performace Level at the ECA. All are welome to audtion, no acting experience required! Show dates for Shrek the Musical: August 10th, 11th, & 12th.

  • "Fire, Brimstone & Brahms!” A Classical Music Performance
    "Fire, Brimstone & Brahms!” A Classical Music Performance

    Monday, June 12th 7:00 PM The ECA presents "Fire, Brimstone & Brahms!” a classical music performance featuring Steinway piano artist Dr. Sergio H. Ruiz, accompanied by Dr. Naomi Gjevre and Dr. Javier Pinell. Tickets $15 for adults, children under 12 FREE

  • Comedy Comes to Curtis! ECA presents David Dyer and Jimmy Roberson
    Comedy Comes to Curtis! ECA presents David Dyer and Jimmy Roberson

    Michigan’s own David Dyer returns to the ECA for a night of comedy. Comedian Jimmy Roberson opens. Doors at 7:00 p.m. Show rated PG-13. Reserved seating tickets $15. Call the ECA office to reseve today!

  • The Northern Exposure Featured Artist Exhibit " Visions Between the Lakes"
    The Northern Exposure Featured Artist Exhibit " Visions Between the Lakes"

    See a diverse collection of art from The 2017 Northern Exposure Featured Artists Carol Irving, Ben Bohnsack, and Tracey Anderson on display in the Waterfront Gallery June 5th-September 5th.

  • Bridge Club
    Bridge Club

    Join your friends for Bridge at the ECA every Friday at 1:00 pm.

  • Above the Bridge Music in the Round Weekends #1 & #2
    Above the Bridge Music in the Round Weekends #1 & #2

    Saturday June 17th and Saturday June 24th 6:30 PM The award winning Above the Bridge Songwriter’s staff including Jan Krist, Jim Bizer, Whit Hill, Mark Jewett, Jamie-Sue Seal, John Latini, Pat Bergeson, Annie & Rod Capps, and Sigrid Christiansen perform at these special outdoor concerts.

  • An Evening with Peter Yarrow ( of Peter, Paul and Mary)
    An Evening with Peter Yarrow ( of Peter, Paul and Mary)

    Saturday July 1st 7:00 PM See Peter perform timeless classics at this very special event. A limited amount of “Meet and Greet” VIP Tickets will be available for $50, General Admission $35.

Potential limited only to the imagination...

The Erickson Center for the Arts, formerly known as the Curtis Community Arts Council, is a Michigan nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the mind, body and spirit of individuals of all ages by providing educational, cultural and physical activity opportunities in Curtis, Michigan. Along with an incredible new building, the Erickson Center, the property also provides a park, band shelter, large landscaped grounds, walking trails and the Helen Newberry Joy Hospital Wellness Center.

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Thanks to individual and corporate support and thousands of volunteer hours.