Annual Arts & Culture Summit

Fostering collaboration and best practices in Portland's arts & culture community

An annual community discussion targeted to the creative community, featuring best practice presenters, elected officials, cultural leaders, private investors, city staff, and artists who address cultural plan implementation and share ideas and updates.

Creative Portland hosted Portland's first Arts & Culture Summit in May 2018, convening leaders from the city's arts & cultural community under one roof for the first time.

The Arts & Culture Summit 2021 will take place on September 21, 2021, from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.