About the Arvada Center

What We Do

Our Mission

The Arvada Center celebrates and elevates the human condition with engaging arts, humanities, education, and entertainment that expand the cultural landscape for everyone who visits us.

Our Story

There’s something special about the arts and humanities. Something transcendent. They can enrich who we are and inspire who we want to become. Ultimately, they appeal to the best in all of us, exciting our senses and enhancing our state of mind.

The Arvada Center produces, curates, and creates national-caliber arts, humanities, education, and entertainment that are designed to help you see, hear, feel, and think a little deeper. Here, there’s truly something for everyone. You’ll find something you can not only relate to, but something that resonates—no matter who you are, no matter where you’re from.

Our Vision

The Arvada Center will be a nationally-recognized leader in creating high-quality arts and humanities experiences that nourish the ability to explore and express the full range of human emotion.

Land Acknowledgement

The Arvada Center acknowledges that our facilities stand atop ancestral lands that include the Tsétsėhéstaestse (Cheyenne), the Hinono’eiteen (Arapaho), Nuche (Ute), and Oceti Sakowin (Lakota) nations. We offer respect to people of these nations—past, present and future.  As we strengthen our resolve to honor their legacies we ask that you do so as well by giving pause to acknowledge the history of deceit, wrongdoing and Western settlement on their lands as well as the beauty of their languages, knowledge and strengths that informs our human experience today.

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Visit the Center

The Arvada Center is located at 6901 Wadsworth Blvd, Arvada, Colorado.

To make a general inquiry, ask a question or update your account send an email to info@arvadacenter.org, or call our Box Office at 720-898-7200.

Core Values

Board of Directors

Ken Fellman I Board Chair

John Fraser I Vice Chair

Craig Kocian I Treasurer

Stephanie M. Tuthill I Secretary

Nancy Bentzen I Desmond Bruguier | Sheila Carrigan I Denise Delgado

Bob Dyer I Justin Fales I Greg Francis I Sandy Hartgens I Alan Hines

Lisa Landis I Rita Lawrence I David Martinelli I Randy Moorman

Godwin-Charles Ogbeide I Carolynne White

Ex officio members: Lorie Gillis, Philip C. Sneed

Staff Directory

Philip C. Sneed, President and CEO

Careers at the Arvada Center

At the Arvada Center, we truly love what we do.  If you're looking for a meaningful career in the arts and humanities, check out the job opportunities listed below.  

CAREERS

Annual Reports

Use any link below to download the Arvada Center's annual reports.

2022-2023 Annual Report

2021-2022 Annual Report

2020-2021 Annual Report

2019-2020 Annual Report

2018 - 2019 Annual Report


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