Thank you for your interest in being a member of the North Village Arts District. Members of NVAD range from individual artists, galleries, dance studios, music venues, and learning spaces to coffee shops, restaurants, hotels, and small businesses.
If you have a business or studio in Columbia, Missouri that is within or near the boundaries of the North Village Arts District, you may be eligible to become a member. Please fill out the application form or click here to see if you are within or near the arts district boundaries.
By joining, you are supporting the North Village Arts District, a 501c3 nonprofit organization that enriches the quality of life in the Columbia, Missouri area by providing an inspirational civic gathering place where regional, national, and international cultural activities illuminate, educate, and entertain. We celebrate the diversity of Columbia by offering an array of affordable cultural opportunities designed to appeal to and be accessible by all.
Businesses and studios that plan to participate in First Fridays, the monthly 6-9 pm community event in the NVAD, may also add a First Friday members participation option for an additional annual fee.
Standard NVAD Membership:
Standard NVAD Membership with First Friday Participation:
Once your application is sent and reviewed, we will contact you as soon as possible. Please allow up to 5 days for a response. Thank you!
Questions about membership? Please click here to email Stephanie Thompson