Calls for Artists

Be a Part of the Arts in Lafayette

The Lafayette Arts and Cultural Resources Department regularly provides opportunities for artists of all stripes. 

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Picnic on the Plaza / Picnic en la Plaza

  • Noon-1pm every Thursday, May 30-Aug. 15
  • Picnic on the Plaza features a different musician each week to please a variety of tastes. 
  • We invite interested musicians to apply: Application / Aplicación de músicos de Picnic en la Plaza



The Art Market at Art Night Out

  • Seeking artists and artisans.
  • Firsthand Markets manages the Art Market for Art Night Out.
  • 50 vendors participate in the Art Market each month.
  • Apply for a booth with Firsthand Markets.


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A Year on Coal Creek Trail

The City of Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources Department invites artists of all ages and abilities to explore and represent Coal Creek Trail throughout 2024.

Entries must show a clear relation to Coal Creek Trail in any season with a focus on wildlife, landscape, or nature. Artworks may also feature recreational, social, or cultural aspects of the ways we engage with Coal Creek Trail and the immediate surrounding area.


Lafayette's Arts Grants

City Arts Grants

The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) and Public Art Committee (PAC) are proud to offer annual grants to our community. LCAC offers the Arts in Community and Arts in Education grants, and PAC offers a Public Art Grant.
Check the Arts Grants page for more information.


Programs are funded with generous support from:

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Arts Lafayette is a local nonprofit that supports the arts
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