1.Cultural Programme conducted through the Regional Cultural Center, throughout a year at districts individually and also in co-ordination with the District Administration
Regional Cultural Center
- Identity cards are issued through to each region. These Identity cards are used to artists for availing train fare concession and getting priority in cultural programs.
- The application for artists ID card may be downloaded from the website.
- Regional Level Exhibition
- College Level Exhibition
- Government Music Colleges
- Government Music Schools
1. Painting and Sculpture Art Exhibitions
Regional Level Exhibition
Annually at 7 Places within the District of below Regions Jurisdiction
Regional Cultural Centres-
2. Painting and Sculpture Art Exhibitions
- Government College of Architecture and Sculpture, Mamallapuram
3. Tamil Isai Vizha - ( Annually at 4 Places)
Government Music colleges
4. Tamil Isai Vizha - ( Annually at 17 Places)
Government Music Schools
"International Dance Day" on 29th April of Every Year
On the eve of International Dance Day,Dance Programmes, Dance Competition, Awareness programmes through Dance / Quiz programmes on Dance, Workshop on Dance, Education Conference on classical and folk dances are conducted through Seven Regional cultural centres and Tamil Nadu Eyal Isai Nataka Manram.
"World Music Day" on 21st June of Every Year
On the eve of world music day, music concerts and music competitions are conducted by Four Government Music Colleges, Seventeen Government Music Schools and also in Chennai on the recognition of Chennai City as "Creative City for Music" by UNESCO.
"World Drama Day" on March 27 of Every Year
In order to give revival of the vanishing drama art form, Historical, Social, Mythological, Musical, Awareness and Modern Dramas are being staged every year through Seven Regional Cultural Centres and Tamil Nadu Eyal Isai Nataka Manram.
"World Art Day" on 15th April Every Year
In order to promote awareness of creative activities among the children Art Exhibition, Art Camps, Art Competition and Awareness Art Show are conducted through Jawahar Bal Bhavans
Conduct of District / State level Cultural Competition
With a view to encourage the artistic talents of children, cultural competitions are being conducted in all the districts in the field of Vocal, Bharathanatyam , Folk Dance and Drawing in the age group of 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 years. Among the first prize winners of the District Competition a state level cultural Competition in the age group of 9-12 and 13-16 years is also conducted every year and first 3 place winners would award a cash prize of Rs 10,000 , Rs 7,500, Rs 5000 respectively.
Conduct of State level Summer and Winter Camps
With a view to train the children in the field of Vocal, Bharathanatiyam, Folk Dance, Drawing and craft a State Level summer and winter camps are conducted through Jawahar Bal Bhavans every year.
Conduct of State level Craft Workshop
State level Craft Workshop residential camp for 10 days is conducted through Jawahar Bal Bhavans every year in the quarterly holidays in which more than 100 students are trained in the field of Drawing, Craft, Terracotta, Doll making, Batik and Collage.