Bowling Green, KY (2011)

Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center

NMTC financing supported an 1,800 seat performing arts center and art gallery including educational programs.


  • NMTC Amount: $29,536,451
  • Total Project Cost: $37,696,437


  • 51 FTE jobs
  • 374 construction jobs
  • 77,000 sq. ft. of real estate


Project Description

An 1,800 seat performing arts center and art gallery – education programs as well: SKyPAC is a 1,800 seat performing arts center in Bowling Green, located just south of Western Kentucky University in a tax increment financing district. The project is a vital component of the City’s $150 million downtown redevelopment initiative, which also includes a new park and state-of-the-art ballpark. The 77,000 sq. ft. LEED-Silver certified facility will include a multi-level lobby space, art gallery, rehearsal rooms, support areas (such as a green room and dressing rooms), administrative spaces, conference rooms and rental spaces.


Address: 601 College Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101

Census Tract: 21227010200

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