Teen Arts

Sussex County Teen Arts event encourages the creativity of many young students of Sussex  County.

Established in 1969, the annual festival highlights the talents of students grades 7 through 12 from Sussex County schools. The festival will feature creative writing, dance, instrumental, theater, video, visual art, and vocals.

Workshops, art stations, demonstrations and performance critique sessions will also be held in different locations across the SCCC campus.

Sussex County Teen Arts Festival

Tuesday, March 19 (Snow Date: Wednesday, March 20)
• Sussex County Community College
• 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

SCCC Teen Arts Full Visual Art Exhibit (Open to the Public)
• March 19–20
• SCCC Gallery, Lobby B, D, E, PAC
• Open College Hours

Visual Art Evening Reception (Free/Open to the Public)
• Wednesday, March 20 (Snow Date: Thursday, March 21)
• 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
• Sussex County Community College Gallery

SCCC Gallery Select Exhibit (Open to the Public)
• March 25–April 17, Open during College hours

SCA&HC Public Gallery Exhibit – Judicial Center
• Tuesday, March 26–Tuesday, April 16
• Only pieces already prepared to hang will be considered for the Public Gallery
• Judicial Center: 43-47 High Street, Newton
• Reception: Tuesday, April 16 from 6 p.m.–7 p.m.

Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council Senior Student Arts Awards
• Wednesday, May 8, 7:30 p.m.
• SCCC Performing Arts Center
• Select Teen Arts Performances, 7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

NJ State Teen Arts Festival
• Wednesday, May 29–Friday, May 31
• Ocean County College, Toms River, NJ
• Scholarship Opportunities: www.njteenarts.com

Encore Gallery at Newton Theater Select Exhibit
• July 3–August 31

Gallery at Bristol Glen Select Exhibit
• October 2019