SPAA NEWSROOM
2020 SHINE Mural Festival - Artist: Alex Yanes
Mural by Artist: Paola Delfin

October 5, 2021 from 6:00 - 7:15pm

The Palladium Theater
253 Fifth Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Presented by the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance, the Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions, ("ISPS") at St. Petersburg College and the Palladium at St. Petersburg College

The public is invited to attend our Mayor’s Arts Forum with Mayorial candidates, Ken Welch and Robert Blackmon.

Find out where these candidates stand on the Arts in St. Petersburg.  We will cover topics such as:

  • Arts funding
  • Advancing the City as an arts and cultural destination
  • Affordable housing for artists
  • Main Street programs
  • Arts as an Economic Driver
  • Arts & Tourism
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion within our Arts Culture
  • Audience questions (submitted in advance when registering)
  • And more!

Kimberly G. Jackson, Esq., Executive Director of the Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions, ("ISPS") St. Petersburg College will moderate.

Free and open to the public but pre-registration is required.  When registering, you can submit any questions you have for the candidates and they will be asked of them onstage.

Seating capacity will be limited to 250 so please register in advance.  Seating is general seating – no reserved seats.

The event will stream LIVE on the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance Facebook page.  Doors open at 5:00 PM.

Register Today!

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