Arts & Culture Committee


  • Meets 2nd Wednesday of each month at 12 noon in the Town Hall Library.

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  • Leslie Erickson
  • Ginny Flowers
  • Samantha Lock
  • Kerry Oaksmith-Sanders
  • Peggy Saporito
  • Bettye White
  • Kelly Wyatt - Staff Member


It is the purpose and intent of the Board of Commissioners to establish a Committee for Arts and Culture to assist the Board of Commissioners in promoting, encouraging, and increasing support for the town’s artistic and cultural assets as well as working to integrate arts and culture into community life. The committee’s primary objectives will include:

  • To preserve and enrich the character of the community
  • To celebrate cultural history and heritage
  • To broaden the role of the arts in the community
  • To foster artistic creativity
  • To encourage development of Nags Head as a destination for arts and culture
  • To demonstrate the significant enhancement to quality of life that public art and cultural offerings can have within the community
  • To use art as a means to foster the community’s sense of spirit, pride and values
  • To exhibit a range of all aspects of art and cultural activities including visual arts, performing arts, history, and social activities
  • To advocate for the role and value of arts and culture in civic life
  • To promote greater public participation in, and access to, arts and culture