Sandy Farmer Stage at Tuesday Night Market

Community Arts Project and Core Support Grant Applications Open

The Community Arts and Culture Grant Program goals are to raise awareness and expand support for existing arts and culture programming that serves Hillsboro residents. Project Grants benefit short-term, or one time projects for both new and existing programs, while Core Support Grants fund operating expenses for cultural non-profits based in Hillsboro. Funded activities must take place between June 1, 2020 and May 30, 2021. Applications are due by 5 pm on February 28, 2020.

WS 2020 HillsboroARTS Mag Cover

Winter/Spring HillsboroARTS Magazine Hits the Stands

The Winter/Spring issue of HillsboroARTS Magazine is here, with the latest arts and culture news and happenings in your community! Learn about the new cultural arts district in Downtown, check out a sneak peek of upcoming public art projects, discover dynamic performances coming to the Walters, and so much more!

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.