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Creative * Diverse * Eclectic

Visual, performing, language arts & local history contribute to a strong community

What's Happening Now

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Responsibilities & Services

The Arts and Cultural Resources Department actively coordinates, promotes, and acts as a resource for the local arts scene. Our work is directed by the vision, mission, and strategies of the Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission, the Public Art Committee, the city’s Comprehensive Plan, the city's Downtown Vision Plan and collaborations with the city’s many arts and cultural organizations. 
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  1. Lafayette Youth Poetry Prize

    Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission and ARTS!Lafayette are proud to announce a call for entries to the 2017 Lafayette Youth Poetry Prize. All entries are due April 7, 2017; at noon. $340 will be given out in prize money. Read on...
  2. Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame STEAMs into Lafayette

    The Arts and Cultural Resources Department is proud to partner with the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame (CWHF) for the April and May exhibit of Women in STEAM portrait exhibit. Read on...
  3. Apply to be an arts vendor

    Now accepting applications for the Art Market at Art Night Out! Crafted Life will be jurying and running ALL vendor booths at the City of Lafayette’s popular Art Night Out event. Now accepting applications from fine artists as well as crafters. Read on...
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