The Mesquite-Toes are the good will ambassadors for the magic of Mesquite. Their performances regularly fill venues locally and receive high praise on land and on the high seas. Their special performances of old favorites with new interpretations captivate their audiences.


Virgin Valley Artists Association

The Virgin Valley Artists Association promotes the power of the arts throughout the community with its educational, vocational and recreational art programs. Activities include free-to-the-public artist receptions, competitions, guest lecturers and art classes. Popular events such as the Spring Art Salon, Lucky 13 National Small Works Exhibition and the Annual Student Art Show and Exhibit are presented at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center operated by the Association. The Center, which includes a gallery and exhibition room, gift shop and classroom, provides local artisans a beautiful venue to display and sell their paintings, jewelry, pottery, stained glass, sculptures and more as well as hosting traveling exhibitions.


Ms. Senior Mesquite Pageant

A new tradition for Mesquite – celebrating the ‘Age of Elegance. This pageant emphasizes and honors women as it exemplifies the dignity, maturity and inner beauty of all senior Americans. This annual event encourages involvement and participation from within our thriving senior population.


Virgin Valley Theatre Group

Mesquite’s local theatre troupe has a bustling season including comedies, dramas, and musicals. The troupe has presented ‘The Spitfire Grill,’ My Three Angels,’ and ‘Bad Year for Tomatoes’ to rave reviews. Local talent of all ages is utilized for stage productions in a quaint community theatre setting.


Mesquite Arts Council

The Mesquite Arts Council is celebrating its twentieth season presenting performing arts to the community. Each season includes concerts, specialty acts and local talent performances. The Council’s outreach program has established Mesquite Kids on Stage and hosts the Missoula Children’s Theatre. Each November, the Council hosts the Annual Festival of Trees, a time-honored family event that helps escort in the holiday season.


Greater Mesquite Arts Foundation

The Greater Mesquite Arts Foundation is the advocate voice for the Arts Community in Mesquite advancing arts and culture and promoting “October is ARTS Month.” A quarterly informational calendar of arts community events is published and distributed regionally. The annual Greater Mesquite Festival of the ARTS in early October is a venue to display the talents of artists, crafters and performers and build visitor participation in the local arts experience.