The Frederick Arts Council (FAC) is a strong advocate serving the vibrant and cohesive arts community throughout Frederick County, MD. FAC fosters an environment where the arts may flourish through grants and scholarships, robust programs, arts advocacy, and links to essential resources. It has been an invaluable resource for Frederick city, one of the top 100 best small arts towns in the US.

The Hurwitz Gallery is located in the historic heart of Frederick, MD. It features juried group exhibits of art created by FAC Studio artists and guest artists, and also sponsors talks by guest artists. A popular stop for locals and tourists.

Curious Iguana Independent Bookstore is at 12 North Market St., Frederick MD. The Frederick hub for books, book clubs, book signings, it shelves an amazing array of subjects for children and adults, in all genres of literature. Curious Iguana also donates monthly to various non-profits. A popular destination for tourists as well as locals.

The Delaplaine Visual Art Center Gift Gallery is located in the Center’s main lobby at 40 South Carroll Street, Frederick, MD. The Gift Gallery features fine art, handcrafted items, and a few books created by local and regional artists. A popular stop for locals and tourists.