Dragon on the Lake is just a few weeks away. The Orion Art Center's send off to summer is a great weekend of fun for the whole family. Click here to find out more. Click here to see last year's photos.


Lakeside Living Art Fair with national and local artists selling their work
Dragon Boat Races on Lake Orion
Kidz Zone with crafts, inflatables, llama rides and a Kidz Stage
Friday night Charity Casino in the Dragon Pub 7-11:30pm
Saturday night 80's concert featuring the Square Pegz 8:30-11:30pm

Congratulations to the Orion Art Center's Joan Brace Scholarship Competition award winners. The yearly event is named for artist Joan Brace, a founding member of the OAC and advocate for young artists. Special thanks to our wonderful community partners, The Chadwick Group and Oxford Bank for supporting emerging artists. Click here for more about the students and their artwork.

This crayfish is one of the creatures students are cataloging as part of their field trip to test the health of the Paint Creek. The visit brought over a hundred 8th graders to the Orion Art Center for a unique lesson in enviornmental studies that tapped both the artistic and the scientific sides of their brains. Click here for story and photos.