INVEST IN THE ARTS. THE ARTS PERFORM.$4.6 BILLION in taxable sales generated by the Arts and Culture industry per year. More than it takes to run the City of Houston for a year.TAX DOWNLOAD$290 MILLION in state sales tax revenue generated by the Arts and Culture industry each year. That's more than $11 per person for every single person in Texas.TAX DOWNLOAD$150 MILLION in local and state revenue generated by Arts and Culture tourism each year. Equal to the revenue generated by all University of Texas sports combined...including FOOTBALL.TOURISM DOWNLOAD1.5 MILLION people attended Arts and Culture events in Dallas in 2010. That's TWICE the population of San Francisco.DALLAS DOWNLOAD12,000 SEATS in Houston's Theater District is second only to NEW YORK.HOUSTON LINKLearn More

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