There are 56 establishments of culture in the region:
one regional house of culture, one town house of culture, eight rural houses of culture, 15 rural clubs, two auto-clubs, 26 libraries, two children’s music schools and a picture-gallery.
Some 154 amateur associations and societies are active within the framework of the local clubs with 124 – in rural areas.
The folk company “Komarinskaya Veselukha” was granted a title “people’s”. The company had stands in Germany (2003) and Russia (2004).
There are 103 employees in the establishments of culture, with 70 per cent of them accounting for specialists of the highest and first-class qualifications.