Community Events

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Current & Ongoing Events

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    Visual Arts Week

    Celebrating the visual arts with the Mayor's Art Show, First Friday ArtWalk, workshops, artist talks and more! August 6-13, 2021

    Visual Arts Week Info

  2. Artistic Encounters sign at Kesey Square

    Artistic Encounters

    Get ready for unexpected cultural happenings this summer that will engage, delight and inspire the public around downtown. 

    Artistic Encounters Info

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    Mayor's Art Show

    Mayor's Art Show celebrates local artists, art production and champions the visual arts. August 6-September 6, 2021

    Mayor's Art Show Info

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    Downtown Program Fund Events

    Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the Downtown Program Fund! Check out what experiences this year's recipients are offering now through October.

    Downtown Program Fund Info



  1. Fine Art Gallery

    Windowfront Exhibitions

    Come downtown by foot, car or bike to enjoy windowfronts transformed into art installations.

    Windowfront Exhibitions Info

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    Fiesta Cultural Kick-Off

    The September First Friday ArtWalk kicks off Fiesta Cultural, a multi-month series of events celebrating Latino/a/x arts and culture in Lane County. Join us Sept. 3.

    Fiesta Cultural Info

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    Summer Showcases

    Join us this season for Summer Showcases. Experience local performances and vibrant art with four fabulous FREE events, each at a community center near you!

    Summer Showcases Info


Past Programs

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provides thoughtful leadership that cultivates a vibrant, creative + resilient community through artistic and collaborative experiences.

Creativity is essential to recovery

We champion the role of creative workers to rebuild, reimagine, unify and heal our community.


The city is a stage, studio + playground

We strive to integrate creativity into the daily Eugene experience and allow for multiple points of entry.

We honor each other

Cultural heritage is uplifted + honored through representation, resources, access and opportunities.


Co-creating is empowering

We consult, involve and collaborate with artists + cultural producers to cultivate a healthy and inclusive arts ecosystem.

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Contact Us

  1. Community Programs Manager
    Colette Ramirez
    Ph: 541-682-6347
    Email Us