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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Art Night Out is back - and better than ever!

Art Night Out in Lafayette 2022

After a two-year pandemic interruption, the City is thrilled to announce Art Night Out is resuming with an unsurpassed line-up of art vendors, live music, street performers, food trucks, and wine and beer. Join your friends and neighbors every second Frid...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority announces the Project Hopscotch Scholarship

News Flash announcing application process for Project Hopscotch Scholarship

The Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority is excited to announce a $2,000 Project Hopscotch Scholarship opportunity for Lafayette resident high school students. This scholarship will assist with the financial obligations of a Lafayette resident high school st...

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Historical Exhibit at The Collective

Rose Lueras and her children 1930s

Racism & Discrimination at the Lafayette Swimming Pool, 1934

April 6-May 29A historical exhibit examining the events in Lafayette from the 1930s, when the first Lafayette Swimming Pool was built and then shuttered. The exhibit, which features extensive...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Artist Residency in Lafayette

Helanius J. Wilkins The Conversation Series

The Conversation Series: Stitching the Geopolitical Quilt to Re-Body Belonging

Helanius J. Wilkins (Dancer/ Choreographer/Educator) and duet-partner Ryder Turner (Dancer/Community-Engagements Co-Facilitator) are working with Lafayette Arts & Cultural R...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Call for Entry: A Year at Waneka Lake

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Find your creative inspiration at Waneka Lake!  During 2022, the Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources Department is hosting an open call for entry of artwork of all types and mediums. The theme of the exhibit is A Year at Waneka Lake. The exhi...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

ACRD receives History Colorado award

History Colorado award_News flash

The Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources Department (ACRD) has been bestowed with the Caroline Bancroft Award from History Colorado for its Racism and Discrimination at the Lafayette Swimming Pool – 1934 exhibit which chronicles the story of Rose Luera...

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Arts and Cultural Resources
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Lafayette thrives on being an inclusive and welcoming community

Welcome. We are building an inclusive community

The City of Lafayette recognizes that advancing inclusion and belonging for people of all races, nationalities, and ethnicities strengthens our community and purpose. We are all part of what makes our community welcoming.

It is insightful knowing that our ...

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