Arts & Culture

The Art and Cultural Department’s mission is to provide a variety of cultural offerings to the community at an affordable cost. We have four facilities with unique art and cultural programs in the city.

Fletcher Art & Cultural Center

Year round art, piano, guitar and drama classes are offered at the Fletcher Art and Cultural Center and the River of Grass ArtsPark for children ages 5 through adults as well as fine arts and drama camps for children. See our class listing here or Call 954-986-5027 for more information. Please see our camp information page for information on Spring, Summer & Winter Break Camps.

Susan B. Katz Theater & River of Grass ArtsPark

The River of Grass ArtsPark houses the Susan B. Katz Theater of Performing Arts, a 442 seat venue with 6 allotted handicapped seating area available for rentals to cultural and other performance groups. We also host a variety of art, music and drama classes. Please see our class listings here

The Pembroke Pines Theatre of Performing Arts (PPTOPA) also hosts many performances at this facility. Please contact PPTOPA at 954-437-4884.

Studio 18

Studio 18 in the Pines is a fine art gallery and studio work space for professional artists. Eight shows are curated annually as well as field trips, cultural events, lectures and meetings. Artists may apply for studio work space, exhibit opportunities or to teach adult art classes. Classrooms and Gallery are available for rent. Please call 954-961-6067 for more information.

The Frank
The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery is a premier exhibition and learning space dedicated to creating a cultural climate to foster connections and community engagement. Contemporary artists, guest curators, performers, and thought leaders will converge to produce and share work essential to building an inclusive creative community. Please visit

Pembroke Pines City Center

The Pembroke Pines City Center is a multi-use facility that was built to serve the community by hosting events such as Conventions, Concerts, Meetings and Trade Shows, and facilitating local events which will promote civic, educational and community pride. Please visit for a full view into what City Center has to offer.

Free Events
Many events are free including: the annual Arts and Crafts Festival in the Pines, Studio 18, Symphony of America's annual orchestra concert, the Children’s Film Festival, and the Storybook Festival.

For more information on any of our art and cultural programs please call
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