Cary Arts Center

Cary Arts CenterCary Arts Center provides a vibrant and robust center for arts activity for the residents of Cary and continues the legacy of education begun on this site when Town of Cary founder Allison Frances Page opened Cary Academy in the 1870’s. The approx. 48,000 square foot facility includes classrooms, studios, rehearsal, performance, and office space for a wide range of visual, artisan, and performing arts. More info on the Cary Arts Center

Info & Directions

Telephone: (919) 469-4069

Address: 101 Dry Avenue, Cary, NC

Directions: Located on Dry Avenue at the head of Academy Street at the intersection of Academy Street, Kildaire Avenue, Walnut Street and Dry Ave directly across from The Cary Fountain.

Mailing Address: PO Box 8005; Cary, NC 27512-8005

Box Office

Town of Cary box office operations have relocated from the Cary Arts Center to The Cary Theater at 122 E. Chatham Street.

Patrons may visit the downtown box office TuesdayFriday from 11a.m.-6 p.m.

The downtown box office will provide tickets for events at the Cary Arts Center, The Cary Theater, or Page-Walker Arts & History Center.  It will continue to sell tickets the day of a performance or screening one hour prior to a show.

For Cary Players performances at Cary Arts Center tickets may be purchased at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Patrons may also purchase tickets online or through the eTix phone center, 1 (800) 514-3849, Monday through Friday 9 a.m.–8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.–8 p.m., or Sunday noon-8 p.m.


Beginning July 1, 2012, the Cary Arts Center main theatre will no longer be general admission.  Please view the Seating Chart for further information.

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