From pop-up shows to open mic nights and documentary screenings to street concerts, we’re committed to bringing quality arts programming to our community.
We’re always adding new events, so check back often for updates!
ARTWATCH is an enlightening foray into the lives of working artists. Step into our studio and listen to something unique about the artistic development of our friends with your host Elisha Marin.
Classes & Workshops
Sign up for our classes by clicking on the posts.
August 22, 2020: Basic Cartooning
Ever wanted to know how to draw but feel that your doodles were made by someone with flippers for hands? This class, taught by board member Luke Sunblad, will show you that you do have the ability by demonstrating the absolute basics on how to start drawing your own cartoon characters.
Open Mic Nights
Online streams & photos are available for each event, click the post to check them out.
Home for the Holidays Open Mic
Calling all performers for the upcoming virtual Holiday Open Mic at the FCAI!
FCAI Virtual Open Mic Night 2
It’s happening again!! Our second virtual open mic variety show!
Check out the events we hosted in Albert Lea, Minnesota.
Traveling Benches 2017
The Freeborn County Arts Initiative is proud to present the Traveling Benches: a series of 8 art benches designed by local artists and placed throughout Albert Lea. This event was made possible by a grant provided by the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation.
Save Morin Park Celebration Rally 2017
We’re proud to be active members in our community! Join us on Sunday, July 30th as we partner with several other community groups at the Save Morin Park Celebration Rally.