Ulster County understands that the arts are a potent force in our economic life and play a key role as a direct and indirect contributor to our economy.
Having a vibrant arts community is just as important to us as having sound roads. Ulster’s not-for-profit and for-profit creative enterprises are in and of themselves thriving businesses. A study issued in 2007 by Americans for the Arts show that the not-for-profit arts sector in Ulster County generated nearly $4 million in economic activity.
The arts are well-integrated with other sectors of our business economy:
Ulster Performing Arts Center