Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

Art

Prisoner at Jail TreeDowntown Characters

Take a walking tour of downtown Wickenburg as you visit six large bronze statues that each tell a unique piece of Wickenburg history. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for 16 linking pieces that are uniquely colored and very realistic.

Wickenburg Art Center Opens in new windowWickenburg Art Center

View art at the Wickenburg Art Center Gallery in a variety of mediums including oil and acrylic painting, watercolor, sculpture, ceramics, stained glass, mosaics, photography, drawing, jewelry, mixed media, digital media, textiles, wood, basketry, clay, pastels, and weaving. The art club also offers educational programming, Tai Chi classes, open studio time, and three different clubs focusing on photography, writing, and clay. 

Film and Theatre

Del E Webb Center for the Performing Arts Opens in new windowThe Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts

The Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts is a 600-seat proscenium theatre located on the campus of Wickenburg High School. The organization’s mission is to present culturally diverse, live performing arts and educational experiences that inspire audiences and artistically transform the community. Its vision is to make Wickenburg a destination where artists perform, live, and create new work in a community that fosters a lifelong relationship with the arts. The theatre’s annual body of work includes the presentation of 40 professional music, dance, and theatre performances; free student performances and in-classroom workshops; a summer arts camp; and an artist residency program.

Saguaro Theatre Opens in new windowSaguaro Theater

There a classic, old-time theater in downtown Wickenburg. The theater has been in operation since 1948. They feature classic films and western movies from the Golden Era of the Wild West. Don't forget the fresh popcorn and goodies on the way to your seat!

Museums

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The Desert Caballeros Western Museum welcomes and enriches diverse audiences by inspiring an appreciation of the art and history of the American West through creative exhibitions and educational programs that preserve the West’s cultural legacy.

Music

First Friday Concert SeriesFirst Fridays

Join the Town of Wickenburg throughout the fall, winter, and spring seasons for a free concert the First Friday of the month. Each concert has a different theme, performer, and location. Make sure to visit the local downtown stores for some evening shopping and grab dinner at one of our local restaurants before hand, or grab it to go to enjoy at the show.

Friends of Music Logo Opens in new windowFriend’s of Music

The Friend’s of Music is a non-profit organization that provides the Wickenburg area with free concerts and cultural experiences. Their wide range of performers covers classical, jazz, pop, dixieland, opera, musical theatre, ethnic, choral, band, chamber, orchestral, and solo recitals.