The Hartford City Arts Council consist of 6 dedicated board members. This of hard-working volunteers bring various facets of art to our community which include of music, arts, and family fun. Spring and summer they sponsor family movie nights on the Downtown Square, and Quilt and Art Shows, Pottery Show, many of them local Hartford City artists. This small active group of volunteers have also brought in some big names such as the Mississinewa Valley Band, the 38th Infantry Division National Guard Band, Purdue University Men’s Glee Club, Ball State Singer . Other activities our council is involved in are the annual Halloween Parade and Trunk & Treat along with the Christmas Extravaganza with Face Painting, Music, craft projects and of course Santa and Mrs. Claus.