1. Lafayette City Facility Closures

    The Collective Community Art Center is CLOSED. Due to rapidly escalating concerns surrounding COVID-19, the City of Lafayette has closed all public City facilities in the best interest of the surrounding community and our residents’ health and safety Read on...
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Creative * Diverse * Eclectic

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

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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. Online Arts Programs Available

    The Collective Community Arts Center is closed. Print at home art projects have been added. The youth poetry prize will be an on-line contest. The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission is still accepting Arts in Education Grant Applications. Read on...
  2. Call for entries for Online Youth Poetry Contest

    Youth Poetry Entries, in English or Spanish are due on April 6, 2020 by 5 pm Read on...
  3. Arts in Education Grants Available

    Teachers of Lafayette schools may apply for a grant to support arts-related projects with local students. The deadline for application is extended to August 25, 2020. More information can be found at www.cityoflafayette.com/grants. Read on...
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