ArtsThe Arts Council organizes engaging cultural events to promote community interest, involvement and education in the arts.

 Past events sponsored by the arts council includeZAP literacy and photography contests, community orchestra concerts and our growing community theater productions. Past shows include "Fiddler on the Roof," "The Wizard of Oz," "Cinderella," "The Music Man," "Shrek, The Musical" and "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers."

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2017 Spring Photo Contest

photoCalling all shutterbugs! The Cottonwood Heights Photography Contest is coming in early Spring 2017, so get your best pictures ready. 

Here is the information and rules:

-Each photo must be original (taken by the person submitting it). 

-All photos must be framed or matted and securely wired for hanging. 

-Due to space limitations, photo and frame must not be larger than 24 by 36 inches. 

-Photographer must provide a title for each submission. 

-A maximum of three photos per person will be accepted.

-Participants do not need to reside in Cottonwood Heights.

-Email entry form to 

-Entry forms must be submitted by 9 p.m. on February 20. 

-Photos must be delivered to Cottonwood Heights City Hall by 6 p.m. on February 24.

-All photos must have a copy of the registration form attached upon delivery. 

-No entries will be accepted after this time. 

Photography will be displayed at City Hall during regular business hours from March 1 to March 31.  In addition, an open house will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, 2017, with an awards reception from 7 to 9 p.m..

Ribbons will be presented for outstanding photos in several categories. 

The categories are: 
-Macro Photography
-Most Humorous
-Best Photo of Cottonwood Heights (or that best represents Cottonwood Heights)
-Best Photo by a Resident of Cottonwood Heights
 -Best Professional photo
-Best Amateur photo
-Best child photographer (best photo by a photographer under 12)
-Youth (best photo by a photographer age 12-18)
In addition, the mayor and city council will award a ribbon for their favorite photo (Mayor's Choice Award).

Photos must be picked up by April 10 before 7 pm.

Contact Information: Kim Pedersen -

You can download a registration form here.