COVID-19 Notice – Most City facilities and all playgrounds are closed until further notice in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in our community. The Hillsboro Civic Center is now open for in-person service needs. Dog parks, tennis courts, and select park amenities are open. Get the latest coronavirus updates on our COVID-19 webpage.
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Get Creative at Home

Though the Walters Cultural Arts Center may be closed, we still want to help you find some creative moments and artistic joy at home! Whether you’re a parent trying to keep your kids busy, or want a new project to keep yourself entertained, check out the Walters Facebook page for activities and ideas to stay creative and stay connected.

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Resources for Arts Organizations and Creative Professionals

We know that the Covid-19 pandemic has caused many arts organizations and artists to cancel performances, classes, exhibits, gigs, and other events. While we are all following the Stay Home, Save Lives order, the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council plans to share resources to help now and during the transition back to resuming programming again. Join our mailing list or like our Facebook page to get updates on new resources and opportunities as they develop.

Community members at a City Council meeting hold up large photos reflecting the Cultural Arts initiative

Hillsboro's Cultural Arts Action Plan

Developed in 2017 and 2018 with a broad range of diverse community voices and ideas, the Cultural Arts Action Plan builds on the Hillsboro 2035 Community Plan and other strategic City plans to make Hillsboro more creative and welcoming.The Plan's 21-member Steering Committee worked with community members and partners to evaluate Hillsboro’s current creative assets and  identify opportunities to embed creative expression and cultural experiences in the daily life of every neighborhood in Hillsboro. Read the accessible plain-text version of the Cultural Arts Action Plan.



527 East Main Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123


Phone: 503-615-3485
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Cultural Arts is a division of the Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department.