First Friday ArtWalk
- What: ArtWalk
- When: Each first Friday April-December, 5-8 pm
- Who: 2014 Participants Include 15 Galleries and Dozens of Studios
- Where: W. Colorado Avenue, Old Colorado
2014 First Friday ArtWalk kicks off its season in Old Colorado City on April 4 from 5-8 pm. First Friday ArtWalkis held monthly from April to December. This visual arts event is widely popular because of the commitment by the individual gallery owners and loyal art-goers. The generosity of local businesses and corporate sponsors also helps promote the program so that ArtWalkers can enjoy the event free of charge throughout the year.
ArtWalk is a self-guided visual arts walking tour featuring art galleries and open artist studios along Colorado Avenue between 23rd and 27th Streets. As many as 100 art pieces may be viewed for purchase in just one location in Old Colorado City’s art galleries. Colorado Springs’ largest concentration of galleries is found within three city blocks in this national historic district.
Plan your evening to visit: Arati Artists Gallery, Chavez Gallery, Colorado Creative Co-Op, Cucuru Gallery Café, Hunter-Wolff Gallery, The Michael Garman Museum, Kathleen McFadden’s Range Gallery, The Flute Player Gallery, The Laura Reilly Fine Arts Gallery, The Second Floor Studios, The Squash Blossom, Thunder Mountain Trading Co., Visual Culture Gallery & Cafe, and 45° Gallery, 503 W Open Kitchen & Craft Bar, or by visiting www.BestArtOnTheAvenue.com.
Thank You 2014 Event Sponsors: Women’s Edition, SpringsPros.com, Platinum Relations, Colorado Springs Style Magazine, Old Colorado City Associates, Murray’s Cheese at Kings Soopers, Integrity Bank & Trust, Canon National Bank, Front Range BBQ, Navis Pack & Ship, Pop It Up Popcorn, Thunder & Buttons, , Motif Jazz Bistro, Old Town GuestHouse, Paravicini’s Italian Bistro, 2South Wine Bar and 503W Open Kitchen & Craft Bar. Links to these sponsors and more details at www.BestArtOnTheAvenue.com or 719-520-9494.
Upcoming Art Walks
- August 1st, 20145:00pm - 8:00pm
- September 5th, 20145:00pm - 8:00pm
- October 3rd, 20145:00pm - 8:00pm
- November 7th, 20145:00pm - 8:00pm
- December 5th, 20145:00pm - 8:00pm