Corporate & Affiliate Partnerships

There are several membership and sponsorship opportunities available for businesses and organizations in York County to become involved in the arts!

Partner Levels

If your business or organization is interested in an annual membership with the Arts Council, you may also contact us directly at (803)328-2787. Partnerships are renewed on an annual basis.

Guarantor ($10,000+)

3 Free Facility Rentals*


Benefactor ($7,500-$9,999)

2 Free Facility Rentals*

Investor ($5,000-$7,499)

1 Free Facility Rental*


Sponsor ($2,500-$4,999)

$250 off Facility Rental*

Sustainer ($1,000-$2,499)

$100 off Facility Rental*

Patron ($500-$999)

$50 off Facility Rental*

Partner ($300-$499)

Contributor ($100-$299)


*All Facility Rentals are subject to availability.


All memberships include the following:

  • Discounts on:

  • 10% off purchase of art at the Center for the Arts

Affiliate Memberships

​​Affiliate memberships are available to non-profit organizations, schools, universities, and other arts and culture related businesses. 

Affiliate Memberships | $100

There are benefits to becoming an Affiliate!


  • Access to FREE meeting space during regular business hours

  • Discount rates for meeting space after business hours

  • Online profile page | more info

  • Add your arts events to our online Arts Calendar

  • Detailed listing of special events in our weekly eNewsletter


Contact the Arts Council for more information

Event Sponsorship

​In addition to an annual membership to support the Arts Council's overall efforts, there are sponsorships open for all our events, including the Blues & Jazz Festival; the concert series; the Underexposed Film Festival yc; our Juried, and Literary Competitions; exhibits at the Center for the Arts; and special programs and projects like the Art on Tap, CRAFTED, and our annual Gala - just to name a few!


Each and every Arts Council event and program can greatly benefit from the generosity of your sponsorship!


For information on how you or your business can become a sponsor of an upcoming event or project, please contact the office at 803.328.2787 or email us!




Center for the Arts

Monday – Thursday | 9 AM - 6 PM*

*Open from 5 - 6 PM by appointment 
Friday | 9 AM - 5 PM
2nd & 4th weekends each month:
Saturday | 10 AM - 2 PM
Sunday | 2 - 4 PM


Gettys Art Center

Monday – Friday | 9 AM - 5 PM



New Year's Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Easter Monday

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Thursday & Friday

Christmas Eve  Day

Christmas Day

Boxing Day


By entering Arts Council events, you understand and agree that your photograph or image may be taken in any public place. You further grant permission and consent to the Arts Council of York County to use any such photograph, motion picture, or image for any reasonable purpose.

The Arts Council of York County is headquartered in Old Town Rock Hill. Downtown Rock Hill is a state-recognized Cultural District in South Carolina.


Support for this project is provided by the SC Arts Commission (which receives funding from the NEA), Rock Hill Accommodations Tax Grant Fund, York County Accommodations & Hospitality Tax,  the ACYC Annual Campaign, and Comporium Communications.  For visitors information including lodging, contact the York County Visitors Center at 888-702-1320. 


The Arts Council of York County received a Bridge Grant from South Carolina Humanities, Funding for the Bridge Grants has been provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and EconomicSecurity (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan.

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