About Hillsboro Arts Month

October 2018

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 2018 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.

Join local arts organizations for pop-up performances on the following dates, and check back for more!

  • Friday. August 10 | 8:45 pm | Pix in the Park at Shute Park
  • Monday, August 20 | 5:45 – 6:45 | Ron Tonkin Field
  • Tuesday, August 21 | 6:30 – 7:30 pm | Tuesday Night Market
  • Sunday September 9 | 10 – 11 am | Orenco Farmer’s Market w Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra Jazz Ensemble
  • Saturday, September 22 | 9 am – 1:30 pm | Hillsboro Farmers’ Market | ArtFest on the Plaza: an Arts Month Kick Off Event

Arts Month Experience Card!

Punch Card!

Receive a sticker at participating events during Hillsboro Arts Month. Collect 4 or more stickers and return this card to the Walters Cultural Arts Center by November 1, 2018 for a free hot chocolate, tea, or cider from Perks of Art, and entry in a prize drawing with prize packages generously donated by:

Perks of Art
Bag&Baggage Productions
Primrose and Tumbleweeds
Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra
McNally’s Taproom
Walters Cultural Arts Center
Tonya Macalino Books
Hillsboro Senior Center
Piccolo Mondo Toys
Washington County Museum

Complete Terms and Conditions:

Attend 4 participating events during Hillsboro Arts Month and return card to the Walters Cultural Arts Center by November 1 for a cup of tea, cider or hot chocolate from Perks of Art (384 E Main St, Hillsboro, OR 97123) and entry in our prize drawing.

All events listed on the Hillsboro Arts Month website are “participating events.”  Show your card at any event to receive a sticker.  Once you’ve received 4 stickers on a card, you can turn it in to the Walters Cultural Arts Center at 527 E Main Street, Hillsboro, OR 97123.  One entry per person. All cards with 4 stickers turned in by 9 pm on November 1 will be entered in the prize drawing.  Winners will be announced at the First Tuesday Art Walk on November 6, 2018.  Art Walk attendance not required. 

City of Hillsboro Cultural Arts Division employees and members of the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council are not eligible for prize drawing.


Is Your Event Part of Arts Month?

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 2018 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