What We Support

Our organization is committed to supporting the Bath House in realizing its commitment to nurturing the arts, encouraging diversity, and strengthening community relationships.

What We Do

We're a board that is passionate about the Bath House and actively involved in its commitment to our diverse community

Encourage a Learning Environment Encourage a Learning Environment

for children and adults alike      

Sponsor Events Sponsor Events

for Dallas’ diverse cultures and the artist community at large

Foster Community Involvement Foster Community Involvement

for the uninterrupted preservation of the Landmark building      

Secure Funds Secure Funds

through fundraisers targeted to support programs and improvements

Promote Advocacy Promote Advocacy

with the City of Dallas to ensure the Bath House continues to thrive

Raise Awareness Raise Awareness

to promote the Center’s programs and events throughout Dallas  

Late Breaking News

19 Nov 2022

A Very Vibrant Opening Night at Art Mart 2022

Posted in Art Mart, News
A Very Vibrant Opening Night at Art Mart 2022

Art Mart opened with a full house of art lovers and motivated shoppers Friday evening.  Visitors strolled among the artists’ booths, chatting with the artisans about their wares and making purchases for the upcoming holidays next month.   Many favorite artists returned this year to the delight of their followers.  Meanwhile, we were very pleased with […]

1 Nov 2022

Announcing Art Mart Live in 2022!

Posted in News
Announcing Art Mart Live in 2022!

  Get a head start on your holiday shopping and support the arts! NOVEMBER 18-20, 2022 Free admission and free parking.  Food and live music. Join us at the Bath House Cultural Center for the 2022 Art Mart where you will find some truly great gifts for your loved ones this Holiday Season! Explore unique […]

1 Nov 2022

Art Mart 2022 Participating Vendors

Posted in Art Mart, News
Art Mart 2022 Participating Vendors

  We’re pleased to announce the artists who will be participating in Art Mart 2022.   FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2022 (7-9 PM) Art Mart visitors are invited to raise a glass of cheer to celebrate the kickoff of the Art Mart weekend and they also have a chance to become a Friend of the Bath […]

4 Oct 2022

KERA Broadcast Premier 10.6!

Posted in Film
KERA Broadcast Premier 10.6!

HONK is making its BROADCAST PREMIERE on PBS throughout North Texas only!! Airing THURSDAY, OCT. 6 at 10pm (KERA-TV) in a film festival series called Frame of Mind!! Set the DVR for the kiddos since it’s a school night! NOTE:  This chapter is entitled “Love in Unexpected Places,” so you will not see reference to the […]

What People Are Saying

Read the compliments from our visitors and membership

  • Denise Lee, Chanteuse, Actress

    I offer my thanks and gratitude for everything Friends of the Bath House has done to make this first season [Dallas Cabaret Series & Festival in the Underground] to make this first season, not just possible, but a huge success and we look forward to our 2nd season.

    We are committed to bringing in only the highest quality Cabaret entertainment and doing our part to shine a light on the jewel that is the Bath House Cultural Center.

    Here’s to more music!!

    - Denise Lee, Chanteuse, Actress
  • Stephan Strange & Casey Smith, Benefactors

    The Bath House has always held special memories for me, as a life-long lover of White Rock Lake, as I grew up here and returned upon retirement.  When I was a child, I squeezed between ill-fitting gates to play within its abandoned structure.  When I was a young boy, its veranda provided lessons in photographic perspective as well as fanning the flames of young love at sundown.  


    - Stephan Strange & Casey Smith, Benefactors
  • Mark Clayton, Former Councilman, City of Dallas

    The Friends are incredible volunteers who preserve a jewel of our area selflessly and too often without thanks. They represent the best of East Dallas.

    - Mark Clayton, Former Councilman, City of Dallas
  • Marty Ray

    A Personal Story and Why I am one of the Friends of the BathHouse

    White Rock Lake is part of my earliest memories. I was born in Dallas and always lived not far from the lake. I fished and played there as a child, went to school parties at the old rock picnic shelter, twirled on the merry-go-round and slid down the slides. I played spin the bottle there as a young teen-ager and roasted hot dogs and watched the stars & moon shine on the waters.


    - Marty Ray
  • Hope this becomes a regular event [in reference to the “Color Outside the Lines” event]. We had a wonderful time.

    - MC Munson
  • Laurie McClurg

    Where is my favorite place to show and sell my art? The Bath House Cultural Center of course. The dedicated professional staff organizes/advertises the show. The Volunteers of the Friends of the Bath House support the artists throughout the entire show. I get to meet wonderful artists & see/buy their work. And our browsers and buyers are the best!

    - Laurie McClurg