I'm Learnin To Fly by Cindy Geffel

Live Music and Dance at Walters' September Art Walk

 As part of the First Tuesday Art Walk reception for the continuing exhibition, “Take Flight,” the Walters Cultural Arts Center invites the community to enjoy live music and dance on September 3, from 5 - 8 pm. This event features a special salsa dance demonstration and introductory mini-class by dancers Eva and Mauricio Valadrian at 6:30 - 7:30 pm and a musical performance by local guitarist JoJo Scott from 5 - 6:30 pm.

Paula Cole

2019-20 Walters Concert Series Announced

The Walters Cultural Arts Center is excited to announce its 2019-20 Concert Series lineup, with tickets for all concerts on sale now. The concert series presents a dynamic, multi-faceted season with performers and productions from around the world, and from right here at home, featuring modern dance, folk, opera, traditional and modern Latin, classical, Bollywood dance, Indie rock, Brazilian music, all-ages matinees, and more.

Susannah Mars and Merideth Kaye Clark

"Happy Days Are Here Again!" Supper Club

The classic American Supper Club experience comes to Downtown Hillsboro on Saturday, November 9, 2019.  Portland musical theatre legends, Susannah Mars and Merideth Kaye Clark, featuring piano accompaniment by David Saffert, star in “Happy Days Are Here Again” – a cabaret show celebrating the life and music of Judy Garland and Barbra Streisand. All proceeds benefit the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Endowment, supporting local creativity.

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.


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Cultural Arts is a division of the Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department.