About Hillsboro Arts Month

October 2019

Hillsboro Arts Month is an initiative of the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council designed to highlight the arts and culture community of the City of Hillsboro. October 2019 features over 50 arts and cultural events and classes in the Hillsboro community including music, dance, and theater performances; visual art exhibits and artists studio tours; literary readings, lectures, and workshops; and film screenings.

All events are open to the public, and many events are free.

ArtsFest 2019

October 1, 2019 | 5 – 8 pm

Walters Cultural Arts Center (527 E Main St, Hillsboro)

ArtFest is a free, family-friendly event to kick-off a month filled with art and culture activities throughout Hillsboro. ArtFest will feature scheduled performances by local performers, including Una Voz Mariachi Band, the Oregon Chorale, the Westside Youth Choir, New Vision Dance, and an ensemble from the Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra. At 7 pm, join us for the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Endowment Awards Presentation.


Opportunities to learn new skills and engage your creativity abound during Hillsboro ArtsMonth!

Stay Inspired!

Make a bowl, plate, and cup from scratch! Learn hand pressing and slab techniques as you begin to understand the stages of clay. You will be encouraged and assisted throughout the process – in a fun, supportive learning environment. Choose from over 200 handmade pattern stamps and letters to personalize your work, or add a favorite phrase. Click here for more details!

Toolkit for Participating Arts Orgs

Let people know your event is part of Arts Month by including the Hillsboro Arts Month logo on your marketing materials for your local October 2019 arts and culture event. Click here or on the logo below to be taken to a dropbox folder for download.


Hillsboro Arts Month is hosted by:

CMYK Black Horiz HACC