By partnering with Destination Gary, you become part of transforming Gary, Indiana as a cultural destination.
— Some Smart Person From Gary

Project Objectives

+ Develop projects to activate vacant spaces in sustainable ways.

+ Cultivate a thriving arts community. 

+ Nurture a deeper sense of ownership by residents, institutions and the business community. 

+ Connect people and spaces to create social, economic and cultural value. 

+ Shape the perception of our city as one known for innovation and creativity. 

+ Consider how cultural and community projects can be more responsive to their communities.