410 Central Ave N
New Prague, MN 56071
Phone: 952-758-1734
Fax: 952-758-1799

New Prague Arts Council

The New Prague Area Arts Council is a network of local artists and arts supporters who host a number of arts activities each year and sponsor community art projects. Additional members are always welcome. Contact Janelle at jkirsch@isd721.org for meeting dates and times.

 Music at the Broz  

The New Prague Area Arts Council is thrilled to announce a new partnership and venture that is sure to bring the community together with a variety of toe-tappin', hand clappin', finger snappin' music concerts. Beginning in the summer of 2022, Music at the Broz will be held on the side lawn of the Hotel Broz. These free concerts will be held on Thursday evenings and are open to all; bring your blankets and lawn chairs, seating is first come/first served. Hotel Broz will have concessions available for purchase.

The music line-up is as follows:

  • June 30 – Little Chicago (‘60s and ‘70s pop/rock cover horn band) sponsored by the NP Chamber
  • July 14 – Smisek Bros. (gospel/country/country rock) sponsored by Kay and Mike Wilcox
  • July 21 – Air Force Starlifter Band (rock, pop, jazz, country and traditional patriotic songs) sponsored by New Prague Area Education Foundation
  • July 28 – Timbre Junction (bluegrass) Sponsored by Brusseau Investments/Diversified Wealth Management
  • Aug. 4 – Echos (big band) sponsored by Bruzek Funeral Home/Gardner & Gardner Communications 
  • Aug. 11 – Eddie Shimota Band (polka) sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors

Watch for more information coming your way in the next few months.

This activity is funded in part by a grant from the Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council with funds appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature from its general fund.


Dozinky  Variety Show 

The Dozinky Variety Show is returning in 2022 with a comeback show that you won't want to miss! If you are interested in performing, please contact Janelle at jkirsch@isd721.org.

Returning to the Dozinky celebration of activities: This year's show is sponsored by Diversified Wealth Management, Shannon Brusseau, in conjunction with New Prague Area Community Education and Arts Council. It is a great way to conclude a busy weekend of family-friendly activities. 

Enjoy an evening of fun, friendship, inspiration, and music as you cheer on your local favorites. We will be featuring amazing musical talent, dance, comedy and more! This year's show is directed by Elise Lundeen.

The Variety Show will be held on Saturday, September 17th at the New Prague High School Auditorium beginning at 7pm. Watch for ticket details in August. 

More Arts Council information can be found the Facebook.png New Prague Arts Council on Facebook.


Annual Student Art Show 

Each spring, the Arts Council supports local art teachers in preparing and displaying student artwork at the New Prague Library.  Hopefully in 2022 we will be back in person at which time you are invited to come out and see the amazing pieces our students create and let your child participate in a fun art project.