Christmas at The Ritz. The Polar Express. December 3 and 4 at 6:00 pm. Ride a trolley with Santa, enjoy hot cocoa and cookies, and watch the movie on our big screen!

The Polar Express

December 3 & 4 at 6 pm! Get tickets today!

Christmas at The Ritz - A Week of Holiday Classics, December 13-17. Includes movie posters for It's a Wonderful Life, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, The Muppet Christmas Carol, A Christmas Story, and Elf

Holiday Classics

Enjoy a week of Christmas movies at The Ritz!

Painting by Amita Bhakta, with the words: Darshan: Visions of India. Coming March & April 2022

Call for Submissions

For art representing the Indian diaspora. Deadline Jan. 14, 2022

Watch Online! The Last Five Years is available through Video on Demand through September 2021

Watch Online!

The Last Five Years available online through September

TVMA and the Ritz


The Mission of the Tennessee Valley Art Association is to provide cultural and educational performing and visual arts experiences of unequaled quality for diverse communities in Northwest Alabama with intention to further expression in and appreciation of all the arts.

Our Vision is to be an organization whose inspiring visual & performing arts programming is an essential part of everyday life for  Northwest Alabama & to heighten public understanding and appreciation of art as an expression of the human experience.

The Tennessee Valley Art Association is comprised of the Tennessee Valley Museum of Art in Tuscumbia, AL and the Ritz Theatre in Sheffield, AL. 




See what's coming up at Tennessee Valley Museum of Art and the Ritz Theatre.

  • Tennessee Valley Museum of Art - Winter Art Market - November 30 through December 23 -

    Nov, 2021

  • Winter Art Market

    511 W. Water St.

    November 30 - December 23

    Find one-of-a-kind gifts and beautiful art for your own home at our annual Winter Art Market!

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  • The Polar Express - Christmas at the Ritz - includes Polar Express poster of logo and boy standing near train

    Dec, 2021

  • The Polar Express

    111 Third Street

    December 3 @ 6:00 pm - December 4 @ 9:00 pm

    Dec. 3 or 4, ride a trolley with Santa and watch The Polar Express!

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Thank You to Our Education Outreach Partners

Bank Independent logo
Alabama State Council on the Arts
E.S. Robbins
TNT Fireworks
Progress Bank
CREATE Architects
Sheffield Utilities logo
Coldwater Inn Logo
Marriott Shoals logo
The Scholarship Foundation logo