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Berks Arts Council

P.O. Box 854
Reading, PA  19603

201 Washington Street
Suite 523
Reading, PA  19601

PHONE: 610.898.1930
FAX: 610.898.1932
EMAIL: Info@BerksArts.org


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Tickets on sale now for A Peter White Christmas
featuring Peter White, Rick Braun, and Euge Groove

Peter White Christmas

Ever wonder why Santa Claus has a twinkle in his eye?  It’s because he’s thinking about The Berks Jazz Fest’s annual holiday concert — A Peter White Christmas with Rick Braun and Euge Groove set for Sunday, December 4, 2016.
You should be, too. Because the Christmas holidays are just a twinkle in time away. So make your list and check it twice. This holiday concert is more than just nice!
There will be two shows – 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Contemporary jazz lovers eagerly await this annual fun-filled concert, which packs fans into halls and arenas coast-to-coast year after year.   [More...]



Donate to Berks Arts Council

Berks Arts Council is asking for your support to help us further our mission: To cultivate, promote, and support the arts in our community through collaboration, education, and presentation. Your gift, no matter the size, shows that the arts in our community matter to you.

Or CLICK HERE for a printable donation form


Berks Jazz Fest Merchandise

Celebrating 25 Years - Berks Jazz Fest is a must-have for every fan! A 232-page, full-color retrospective chronicling the history of the jazz fest, Celebrating 25 Years features artist anecdotes & recollections, photos, and behind-the-scenes snapshots from 1991 through 2014.

Special, limited-edition Berks Jazz Fest charm!

City Charm Company is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest by creating a special, limited edition Berks Jazz Fest charm.

This beautiful slide charm, which fits all major slide bracelets including PANDORA and Trollbeads, is a reminder of 25 years of great memories.


Updated 10/13/16


Berks Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to cultivate, promote, and support the arts in our community through collaboration, education, and presentation.

Berks Arts Council has been promoting the arts in Berks County since 1969, when a group of local volunteer artists and arts patrons formed an umbrella arts organization to serve the Greater Reading Community.

Berks Arts Council receives state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Berks Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Charitable Organizations. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.



Updated 11/11/16

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