Culture & Creative
Culture & Creative Industry
in Hamilton County
Designing, doing, starting and making.
Hosting the Florida Folk Festival for more than 60 years has earned Hamilton County’s White Springs a reputation as a folk arts and music center. Bienville Plantation, on of the country’s premier hunting and fishing resorts, is now home to Party In The Pines is a two-day country music festival featuring world-class entertainment and the best Southern hospitality around. Bicycle trails abound in the serene woods along the Suwannee and trophy fishing is available just outside town. The Florida Trail passes through the community attracting hikers and the Suwannee River is great for canoeing.
All of these aspects together combine for the ideal location for those looking to create, make and do. Hamilton County is looking to create a vibrant and distinct community of passionate professionals to transform our home.
We know the creative economy stimulates innovation and creates vibrant communities.
Creative thinking is a key factor in a well-rounded economy that ultimately produces better workers, creative thinkers and more adept problem solvers.
Our hope is to support and build a robust creative economy that includes but expands past traditional artisans and includes growth industries such as:
- Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations,
- Architecture & Design,
- Archivists, Curators, Museum Technicians & Conservators,
- Chefs & Bakers,
- Digital & Traditional Media,
- Film Production & Distribution,
- Interior Designers,
- Music Production and Distribution,
- Performing & Visual Arts, and