The Cleveland County Arts Council is holding its Annual Cleveland County Artists Competition this week.
Local artists exhibit their work and compete for awards totaling $2,050 in this prestigious competition.
Art lovers can catch a special reception announcing the winners at the Cleveland County Arts Council, located at 111 South Washington Street in Shelby, Thursday May 16, from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
Beginning Friday May 17, the exhibit can be viewed Mondays through Fridays, through June 20, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Admission is free and open to the public.
For more information on the Competition, call 704-484-2787.