ARTS!Lafayette Events & Projects

Lafayette came together to create exceptional 12x12 canvases for our ARTS!Ball fundraiser in March 2020. And then covid hit...


Now the pieces are being made available in an ONLINE AUCTION!


The art is available to preview today at

Bidding Schedule

OPENS Monday, May 3 at 8a.m.

CLOSES Wednesday, May 5 at 8p.m.

Find a great Mother’s Day gift and support the arts in Lafayette! 12x12 art pieces are created by Lafayette artists, local notables and more! Bidding on art begins at $35. 

Proceeds from the 12x12 Online Auction go directly to art in Lafayette - supporting Art on the Street, Art Night Out, and Art in the Community initiatives; ensuring the vitality of a wide range of art projects, events, and public art in our town.

Works may be picked up at The Collective 201 N. Public Road May 6-8, 2021. 


A free, family-friendly community event filled with great food, beer, an art market, music and dancing. Art Night Out is sponsored by the City of Lafayette and is a partnership with ARTS!Lafayette. ARTS!Lafayette manages and supports the Beer & Wine service for the event, providing scheduling and staffing. The board also provides training for volunteers to keep the event safe and to ensure a fun community event. Firsthand Markets and other local businesses are also partners and supporters of Art Night Out.

5:00 to 9:00 pm on the second Fridays, May through September, in Old Town Lafayette.

Volunteer at the Beer and Wine Garden and earn a free drink.

Pop-up live performances in dance, music, theater, and visual arts with great food and drink. Features silent auction of 12×12 art pieces created by Lafayette artists, local notables and more!

Ticket pricing, date and location: TBA


A free annual networking event for the Lafayette creative community where local heroes are honored and volunteers are thanked.

Date and Location for 2021: TBA


ARTS!Lafayette directly supports: Opera on Tap Colorado and Lafayette Electronic Arts Festival 


Financial sponsor for Meet the Artists, See & Respond, and the annual Lafayette Youth Poetry Prize.

Financial sponsor for the "We are all in this together" sign project around Lafayette Summer of 2020


ARTS!Lafayette partnered with the Center for Musical Arts to fund their vibrant mural facing Baseline Rd. (left/top). Designed and painted by local muralist Sarah Spencer.

ARTS!Lafayette helped fund the “Colorful Community” mural (right/bottom) by Jaime Molina and Pedro Barrios, aka the Worst Crew. This lovely mural is located at the Sister Carmen Thrift Shop.

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