The Center for the Arts of Homer, built in 1894, is an historic facility on the State Historic Register, which served for over 100 years as the First Baptist Church of Homer. This winter it was discovered by our HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) service providers that the existing boiler system has entered its “terminalContinue Reading


All performers for Drive In Concerts are LIVE AND IN PERSON. This summer, the Center for the Arts is hosting Drive-In Concerts at Dwyer Park in Preble, NY (CLICK HERE FOR MAP) located about 10 minutes north of Homer. Gates open at 6:30pm All Drive-In Concerts are “First Come, First Parked” shows. Center Members willContinue Reading

Damn That Apple! and other treats

The Opera/Musical Theater Special Interest Group of The Naturist Society presents… Damn! That Apple!the operettaon the Creation and Fall of Manby Brother Sebastian Sailer (1714-77)Translated from the Swabian by Richard Ives with Leonard Lehrman as GodHelene Williams as the AngelBill Pacer & LaDonna Allison as Adam & Eve Saturday, August 14 at 7:30pm (age restricted,Continue Reading

The Merry Wives of Windsor (Shakespeare in the Park)

The Merry Wives of Windsor is a live Shakespeare production of Center Players Double-meanings, disguises and dirty laundry abound as Sir John Falstaff sets about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford. But the ‘Merry Wives of Windsor’ quickly cotton on to his tricks and decide to have a bit ofContinue Reading

Plan Your Special Event!

The Center for the Arts is a unique and affordable Central New York event venue. Located on historic Main Street in Homer, New York, rentals are available on an hourly or day-long basis. The Center includes banquet and meeting facilities, as well as a perfect ceremony sites, and small meeting and conference rooms. Historic charm,Continue Reading

Who are We?

The Center for the Arts of Homer, located on Main Street in Historic Homer, New York is one of Central New York’s preeminent presenters of the Arts. Our 400-seat “Whiting Theater,” with its outstanding acoustics and diverse series of main stage programs, attracts and thrills audiences from Canada, the Mid-Atlantic and New England states, andContinue Reading