About the Huntsville Festival of the Arts
The Huntsville Festival of the Arts (HfA) is a not-for-profit charitable organization that works to strengthen community and enhance the quality of life for residents of and visitors to the Huntsville area, by providing high quality entertainment, arts education and cultural enrichment.
- To increase awareness and promote the public’s appreciation of the arts by providing an eclectic mix of musical, theatrical, dance and visual arts performances and exhibitions. These will be presented in a variety of venues throughout the area and involve performers of local, national and international stature.
- To complement the existing opportunities available relating to the performing and visual arts in our area and to enhance the area’s attractiveness to visitors, permanent and seasonal residents resulting in economic benefits to the surrounding businesses.
- To provide educational opportunities for students of all ages and to encourage their participation, in an interactive format wherever possible, to develop their appreciation of the arts and identify potential career paths.
COMMUNITY: We are committed to local collaboration and enhancing the quality of life in our community.
EXCELLENCE: We strive for professionalism, accountability and quality in all our work.
EXPLORATION: Our programming is guided by creativity, innovation and passion.
INCLUSION: We are welcoming and offer diverse programming accessible to all.
INTEGRITY: We are respectful, transparent and responsive.
SUSTAINABILITY: We work within our means, and strive to maintain balance in our social and ecological environment.