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Who We Are

The Bedford Arts Cooperative is a non-profit organization made up of arts and cultural entities in Downtown Bedford, Pennsylvania.

Join Us for 80's Prom!

On Friday, April 20th at 8:00pm, The Bedford Arts Cooperative will host its 1st annual 80’s-themed prom night at Off Pitt Street Theater. Prom attendees will enjoy professional DJ, dancing, drinks, refreshments, prize raffles, and the coronation of the “Best of the 80’s Prom King and Prom Queen.”
Neon and Day-glow prom attire are highly encouraged! Dust off your best break-dancing moves and get ready to Electric Slide into the night.
Tickets are $15.00 for solos or $25.00 for couples.
Advance purchase is required.
Proceeds benefit the Bedford Arts Cooperative. Businesses and individuals interested in sponsoring this event are encouraged to email:

The Bedford Arts Cooperative is a 501c3 non-profit arts organization.

Promoting Local Artists

The BAC partners work to identify and share the works of the many talented artists and performers working in our region. We seek to give them a voice, so they may share their gifts with our community and visitors.

Creating Dynamic Experiences

BAC partners identify artists and performers from throughout the country, and help them share their talents with Bedford community through gallery exhibits, live music, theatrical shows, workshops and more.

Community Learning Opportunities

BAC partners create diverse educational opportunities in art, design, media, theatre and performance; through workshops, ongoing classes, and programs from talented guest artists and instructors.

Our Partners

Our parnters have years of experience working in our community.
Check out the wonderful work they are doing.


gallery + workshop

Locality has evolved into a multifaceted creative space in downtown Bedford, PA. The core of the space consists of a contemporary art gallery, and a makerspace for art, design, and technology.

Off Pitt Street


Off Pitt Street Productions seeks to deliver high caliber theatrical performances that are versatile to suit a variety of local venues and is dedicated to promoting passion for the arts.

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Our Mission

Instituted: March, 28, 2016

Bedfored Arts Cooperative is dedicated to providing equitable access to the Arts and to enhancing the cultural and artistic community of Downtown Bedford, Pennsylvania. Supported by an organized group of stakeholders, professional artists, and community organizations, Bedford Arts Cooperative seeks to establish a dynamic and cohesive Arts community in Bedford County.

Through funding, grant-writing, educational outreach, and community networks, Bedford Arts Cooperative ensures equitable access to professional artists, musicians, and dramatists for the residents and visitors of Downtown Bedford. Bedford Arts Cooperative provides the opportunity for students and members of the community to participate in professional Arts workshops and to expeience the Arts by hosting guest artists from around the country and the world. It is the belief of Bedford Arts Cooperative that a vibrant community is infused with the Arts.

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