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May 2-8: Give what you can via Fractured Atlas

DONATE via Fractured Atlas This week ONLY! Our amazing fiscal sponsor, Fractured Atlas / @fractured.atlas is celebrating the 20-year anniversary of their fiscal sponsorship program by distributing $1,000 to 20 different projects! Every donation that our donors (that's YOU!) give...

Now Booking! Music & Poetry

Music & Poetry Booking Now Open!

After years of finding our new spot, we are thrilled to reopen Music and Poetry Booking at 1553 Plainfield!! Head over to our MUSIC BOOKING PAGE to read more about how we'll be running things. Still all-ages. Still no jerks...

DAACtopus hiding in the DAAC letters holding a sign that says Open Call for Submissions

"DAAC Fan Art" Exhibit Open Call for Submissions!

Calling all artists: we are so excited to request our first OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! On July 31, we will be holding the first art exhibit in the DAAC’s new space, and we want to display DAAC loving images! This...

The DAAC is Back!

June COVID Update

In an effort to be as transparent as possible, we wanted to communicate our stance on capacity and masks in light of the recent chances with Covid and the CDC. Here’s a quick update! Since the DAAC is an all...

Tour the New DAAC That YOU Built

Dogtown Studio filmed & produced this tour of our new space with music by How to Live Together! Join the DAAC core committee members Charity Klein Lytle, Sal, Alison Christiansen, Sam Kubiak, Kyle Brand, Harmony Nguyen & muralist Nick Nortier...

Programming Poll Results!

Thanks to everyone who participated in our Programming Poll in February! Volunteers Harmony & Michael consolidated your responses into a special report. We had 90 people ages 11-67 respond with their feedback confirming the direction we would like to head...

Brightly lit venue with stage, stacked folding chairs, and gallery lighting

Rent the DAAC's Space!

Have you considered using The DAAC’s beautiful, newly-renovated space in the popular Creston neighborhood for your music video, podcast, livestream, band practice, or small socially-distant event of 9 people or less? We are available to rent in a COVID-safe way...

Psychedelic DAACtopus in blue and magenta

Take Our Programming Poll

We are interested in what you want to see in the new DAAC. Take the poll here!! DAACtopus art by Shanee Nadine

GRASS group photo and handwritten note: GRASS hearts the DAAC

New Year = New Partnership

Written by Stovepipe: We are proud AND excited to announce our new partnership with Grand Rapids Autonomous Support System. So DAAC will work with G.R.A.S.S. We think these are two acronyms that go PERFECTLY together. With a vision on par...

Thank You! But Please Help Us More

Written by Stovepipe: 2020 has been a hard year for all of us. It’s been especially hard for local venues. And the DAAC is not immune to this difficulty. That being said, we are especially thankful for your generous and...