Central Minnesota’s home for entertainment, education and creativity.
Provide children, teens and adults with opportunities to explore their creative potential.
o Summer Arts Camps serve more than 300 kids ages 4-16 every year.
o Arts Underground encourages teens and adults to explore a variety of art forms at weekly art-making sessions.
o The Visual Art Studios offers dozens of art classes at all skill levels.
Enrich the lives of people of all ages and abilities through the arts.
o Art Sparks uses trained teaching-artists to create meaningful experiences for those living with memory loss and their care partners.
o Growing Art-Full! teaches and inspires older adults to explore a variety of art forms--choir, movement and clay-making.
o Dance for All empowers children living with Autism to express themselves through music and dance as they work with a teaching artist and choreographer.
Celebrate Minnesota’s rich cultural heritage.
o A Place at the Table, a cookbook produced by the Paramount, is filled with recipes and stories from St. Cloud area residents representing over 70 countries of origin. It is the culmination of a project that celebrates cultural differences and similarities with ceramics, musical performances and food.
o Midnimo performances, classes and workshops conducted by artists of international acclaim build respect and appreciation for a diverse community.
Contribute to the vitality and economic impact of downtown St. Cloud.
o The Paramount brought 90,000 people to downtown St. Cloud last year which spills over into the area’s restaurants, hotels and shops.
o The Paramount adds $1.2 million to the local economy annually.
o Audiences attending an event at the Paramount spend an average of $20.48 per person above the price of admission.
Entertain thousands with quality home-grown and nationally renowned performances.
o From Country, Classical performances and Choral music to Classic Rock and Comedy, the Paramount presents programming that appeals to everyone’s arts and entertainment tastes!
YOUR GIFT TODAY WILL HELP THE PARAMOUNT CONTINUE ITS VITAL ROLE AS A
VIBRANT, ACTIVE CENTER FOR THE ARTS ACCESSIBLE TO ALL CENTRAL MINNESOTANS!