Arts and Culture Commission

A Community Inspired and Connected by Arts and Culture

The Redmond Arts and Culture Commission (RACC) is a nine-member, Mayor-appointed, Council-confirmed advisory commission. The Commission advises the City on arts policies and programming and sponsors programs in tandem with the Redmond Parks and Recreation Department and community organizations.

For more information on current City of Redmond arts programming, visit the Arts & Culture page.


Current Meeting Agenda

December 13, 2018 Meeting Canceled.
February 14, 2019 Meeting Rescheduled to February 25, 2019. 

Meets:     Monthly on 2nd Thursday 
                 Please check the agenda for any changes in date, time or
                 location of meetings.
Time:        6:30pm

Location:  Conference Room (first floor), Redmond City Hall Council, 15670 NE 85th Street, Redmond, WA

Meetings are open to the public.  If you would like to submit an item for discussion, please contact the Cultural Arts Administrator a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the meeting at

Past or current agendas and minutes available. Please contact the Cultural Arts Administrator a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the meeting at

Join the Arts and Culture Commission

There is currently one commission vacancy. If you are interested in applying, please click on the “Community Service Application” link below and submit a completed online application.

There is no deadline for applications, but interested residents are encouraged to submit an application by April 2, 2019.

Should you have any questions about the position or commission, contact Carolyn Hope, Park Planning & Cultural Arts Manager, at or 425-556-2313.

Community Service Application


Become a Youth Advocate

Youth Advocates give input to the Arts and Culture Commission on matters such as programming and art in the community. They lend important perspective to the Redmond Arts and Culture Commission, learn about public service, network and serve within the arts community, and explore career opportunities.

  • Are you 16-26 years old and live, work or study in Redmond?
  • Do you want to network with others in the arts community?
  • Would you like to share your views about culture in your community?
  • Do you want to get involved with the visual, performing, or literary arts?
  • Do you have three to four hours per month to serve your community?

There are currently no vacancies for the Youth Advocate positions. If you are interested in applying for a future vacancy, please fill out and return all the application materials and we will put it on file. Send to Carolyn Hope , Park Planning & Cultural Arts Manager, at

Youth Advocate Application