Downtown Facade Grants Available Now!

Owners of Historic Buildings in Downtown Roseburg – Check the attached map!

The City of Roseburg is offering grant reimbursement for façade restorations for eligible properties. If you plan to spiff up your building, fill out the packet and submit to Community Development Department. When approved, you do the work and submit invoices to be reimbursed 33% of your costs up to $10,000!

2016 Façade Grant Packet


6th Annual Umpqua Plein Air:

Applications Now Online!

Earlybird Deadline: August 15 | Final Deadline: September 1

Register today for the 6th Annual Umpqua Plein Air Event (September 14 – 17, 2016)! This year, we’re offering an early bird discount for people who sign up before August 15th, so don’t miss out!

UVAA’s Umpqua Plein Air Event is a three-day annual competition for artists working en plein air. During the event, artists will capture Douglas County’s wild and stunning landscapes including the breathtaking, emerald waters of the North Umpqua River and the peaceful, golden hills at Doc Bailey’s Farm.

Our Umpqua Plein Air Artists also enjoy:

  • A demo with our juror
  • A fun-filled, 1-hour Quick Draw competition
  • Dinner and live music in Fir Grove Park
  • An artist talk with a featured guest speaker and a Q&A with Gallery Manager Sandee McGee
  • UVAA Hospitality, including home-baked goods and delicious coffee from Rogue Valley Coffee Roasters
  • The Opening Reception where winners will be announced and light h’orderves will be served
  • Up to three works shown in the Umpqua Plein Air exhibit, here at the Arts Center, which runs from September 17 – October 28, 2016