Demos, Art Happenings,
& Plenty of Live Music

Each year during Art Walk, artists bring a bit of their studios into the streets... or sidewalks. Many locations throughout the event offer a range of artist demonstrations as well as DIY hands-on projects and classes.

From pyrography to painting there are a variety of events throughout Salida that are sure to give you a glimpse into the skill and passion of the Upper Arkansas River Valley's creatives.

Thursday, June 21

Art on the Rocks
sponsored by High Country Bank & Vino Salida

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
SteamPlant Event Center Ballroom
Join High Country Bank & Vino Salida for the Kickoff Celebration of Salida Art Walk 2018! Paint your own wine glass, sip, and socialize! Complimentary appetizers, and wine from Vino Salida will be served. Please make reservations with High Country Bank by calling (719) 539-2516

Friday, June 22

Featured Events

Mini-Masterpiece Auction Preview
Sponsored by Box of Bubbles & The Conundrum Group
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
SteamPlant Event Center

One of the highlights of the annual Salida Art Walk, the Mini-Masterpiece Auction offers something for everyone.  Both professional and amateur artists from throughout the Heart of Colorado donate their small works in a wide range of media for the benefit of Salida Art Walk.

Dining Out with Art Walk
5 p.m. - closing
Salida Creative District & HWY 50

Join us in celebrating the culinary creativity of Salida. Salida Art Walk is celebrating our restaurants, microbreweries, distilleries, and bars through the first of our annual art walk events, Dining Out with Art Walk.

Each location has created cocktails, appetizers, salads, entrees, and/or desserts that have been either named for or influenced by a local artist..

Saturday, June 23

Featured Events

Streetmosphere
All Day
Downtown Creative District

Famous artists interact on the streets throughout the day. Who will you find? Van Gogh? Frida Kahlo? Maybe even Andy Warhol! Look around the Downtown Creative District for a variety of fun activities for you take pictures and participate. Tag us and post to social media! #salidaartwalk

Mini-Masterpiece Auction
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
SteamPlant Event Center

One of the highlights of the annual Salida Art Walk, the Mini-Masterpiece Auction offers something for everyone.  Both professional and amateur artists from throughout the Heart of Colorado donate their small works in a wide range of media for the benefit of Salida Art Walk.

Artist Receptions
Throughout the Day
Salida

The time has arrived! All of the paintings and photographs have been hung, sculptures placed on pedestals, and everything lit for viewing. Enjoy one of Colorado's most picturesque historic towns, while viewing the incredible art work created by many of Colorado's most talented artists.

All EventS

THURSDAY, june 21

5 P.M. ART ON THE ROCKS #2
STEAMPLANT BALLROOM

220 W SACKETT
Paint your own wine glass, Sip, and Socialize! Complimentary appetizers & Vino Salida wine will be served. Please make reservations at High Country Bank starting June 1st. (719) 539-2516

8 P.M. COMEDIAN ADAM CAYTON-HOLLAND #50
SOULCRAFT BREWERY
248 W Hwy 50
Join us for an evening of fun and laughter with national touring comedian, Adam Cayton-Holland. We also have a local guest comedian, Cailey McDermott, opening for Adam.  Adam Cayton-Holland is a national touring headliner who was named one of 25 "Comics to Watch" by Esquire magazine and one of "10 Comics to Watch" by Variety.

8:30 p.m. - midnight Salidascope #2
SteamPlant Ballroom

Join us in the ballroom each evening for a Salidascope showcase celebrating collaboration and multi-disciplinary performances, including live music, interactive art, live painters and spoken word. At 8:30 p.m. opening party with DJ Three Trees. Come check out wonderful and varied artwork from your local Salida community!

FRIDAY, june 22

All Weekend Community Clay Project #33
The Maverick Potter

119 F St
Make your mark on our clay project. Everyone welcome!

10:00 a.m. - 7 p.m. #27
Brodeur Studio Gallery

133 E 2nd St.
Beginning Friday at 10 a.m. Brodeur will begin painting a painting. View the work in progress until Sunday at 1:00 p.m. when it will be completed.

noon - midnight Salidascope #2
SteamPlant Ballroom

Join us in the ballroom each evening for a Salidascope showcase celebrating collaboration and multi-disciplinary performances, including live music, interactive art, live painters and spoken word. At 7 p.m. Live Music Showcase and SALIDASCOPE JR. FUNDRAISER featuring Random Shuffle and DJ Quantum Frequency. Come check out wonderful and varied artwork from your local Salida community!

Throughout Evening Artist Reception and Carl Bork Demonstration #15
The Bork and Watkins Gallery
149 W 1st St

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Artist Reception #14
the green cat

124 G St
Talk with artists Steph and Joe Brady and share some appetizers and wine.

5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Mini-Masterpiece Auction Preview #2
SteamPlant Event Center
One of the highlights of the annual Salida Art Walk, the Mini-Masterpiece Auction offers something for everyone.  Both professional and     amateur artists from throughout the Heart of Colorado donate their small works in a wide range of media for the benefit of Salida Art Walk.

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Artist Reception #12
Gallery 150

150 W 1st St
Reception for over 80 showing artists, featuring: Charles Frizzell, Toni Tischer, Jerry Scavezze and Bailey Escapule. Music by Red Tischer.

 

SATURDAY, June 23

All Weekend Community Clay Project #33
The Maverick Potter

119 F St
Make your mark on our clay project. Everyone welcome!

Streetmosphere
All Day
Downtown Creative District

Famous artists interact on the streets throughout the day. Who will you find? Van Gogh? Frida Kahlo? Maybe even Andy Warhol! Look around the Downtown Creative District for a variety of fun activities photo opportunities and participation. Tag us and post to social media! #salidaartwalk

Open Hours Appalling #10
Bungled Jungle

132 W 1st St
The Aliens have landed. Visit them and Tour their space crafts.

10:00 a.m. - 8 p.m. #27
Brodeur Studio Gallery

133 E 2nd St.
Beginning Friday at 10 a.m. Brodeur will begin painting a painting. View the work in progress until Sunday at 1:00 p.m. when it will be completed.

10 a.m. to closing Jewelry Making Demo #42
In the Current Imports
114 E 1st St
Steven Lohnes creates one-of-a-kind jewelry from various metals, stones, and exotic hardwoods.

10:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Artist on Site #25
Vital Living

148 F St
Julie Maas will be demo'ing her alcohol ink and acrylic floral paintings.

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Art Walk Play Day #18
Kaleidoscope Toys

116 F St
Kids of all ages are welcome to make crafts in our covered entryway.

11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Shaking it up Saturday morning #6
Eye Candy

118 N F St
Award winning singer-songwriter Mark Rostenko plays indie folk-rock originals and inspired covers. Talented, irreverent and absolutely one of a kind. Don't miss any chance to hear Mark play.

noon - ? Salidascope #2
SteamPlant Ballroom

Join us in the ballroom each evening for a Salidascope showcase celebrating collaboration and multi-disciplinary performances, including live music, interactive art, live painters and spoken word. Come check out wonderful and varied artwork from your local Salida community!

Throughout afternoon Artist Reception and Carl Bork Demonstration #15
The Bork and Watkins Gallery

149 W 1st St

Demonstrations Saturday afternoon #23
Interior Living Designs

138 W 1st St
Linda Heltzel's Functional Art Quilts. Demonstrations Saturday afternoon

noon - ? Salidascope #2
SteamPlant Ballroom
At 7 p.m. Open Mic community Night. Everyone invited to perform, music, poetry, theater, dance performance art, etc! We will have a full PA set up for pro sound! come one come all! Join us in the ballroom each evening for a Salidascope showcase celebrating collaboration and multi-disciplinary performances, including live music, interactive art, live painters and spoken word. Come check out wonderful and varied artwork from your local Salida community!

1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Mini-Masterpiece Auction #2
SteamPlant Event Center
One of the highlights of the annual Salida Art Walk, the Mini-Masterpiece Auction offers something for everyone.  Both professional and amateur artists from throughout the Heart of Colorado donate their small works in a wide range of media for the benefit of Salida Art Walk.

2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Demos with Ceramic and Oil Painting #33
The Maverick Potter

119 F St
Demos with ceramics and oil painting with artists Sue Ann Hum, Gail Franke, and Mark Rittmann.

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Mala Making #41
The YogaTonic

132 E 1st St
Mala making demo with Annie. A Mala is used with Meditation or worn as jewelry. Mala kits available for purchase.

4:00 p.m. Ribbon Cutting at Annex behind Main Building #24
Museum of Authenticity: genuine encounter in Art & Culture

124 E 2nd St
The Museum of Authenticity ribbon cutting marks the Grand Opening of the Museum and its first exhibit in the Annex.

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Artist Reception #18
Four Winds Gallery

118 F St
Reception with special treats.

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Artist Reception #14
the green cat

124 G St
Talk with Steph about glass. We will have the usual crab dip and cookies along with wine and water which has been served for the past 20+ years.

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.  “Sky, Trees, Flowers” Art Reception #26
Pinon Real Estate Group

201 F St.
Please joins as we showcase original fine art with an exhibition “Sky, Trees, Flowers” featuring local artist Lynn Van De Water.

5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Reception with the Artist #27
Brodeur Studio Gallery

133 E 2nd St.

6 p.m. Artist Reception Hangout! #44
Curioddity

109 N F St.
Stop by the Gallery and meet the artist!

6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Artist’s Reception #43
cultureclash

101 N F St.
Join us for some light refreshment and a few moments with your favorite artists.

6 p.m. –  9 p.m. Vino and Vinyl Open House #9
Sutty’s Downtown Records & Arts

110 W 1st St.
Please join artist/owner Lindsay Sutton-Stephens for an open gallery and studio tour while SDRA spins the latest release in vinyl with complimentary libations.

6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Reception #33
The Maverick Potter

119 F St.
Join us! Meet the artists, live music, refreshments and PIE. Need I say more!

6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Artist Reception #12
Gallery 150

150 W 1st St. 
Reception for over 80 showing artists, featuring: Charles Frizzell, Toni Tischer, Jerry Scavezze and Bailey Escapule. Music by Red Tischer.

7 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Live Music with The Screevers #50
Soulcraft Brewery

248 W Hwy 50
The Screevers feature local musicians who play a blend of folk, country, and bluegrass tunes with an artistic twist.  Their soulful tongue-in-cheek lyrics will make you smile.

 

 

Sunday, June 24

Featured Event

Community Clay Project #33
The Maverick Potter

119 F St.
Make your mark on our clay project. Everyone welcome!

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. #27
Brodeur Studio Gallery

133 E 2nd St.
Beginning Friday at 10 a.m. Brodeur will be painting a painting. View the work in progress until Sunday at 1 p.m. when it will be completed.

12 p.m. - 4 p.m.  Salidascope #2
SteamPlant Ballroom
Live Music by conundrum and Jamie & the Dreamers. Come check out wonderful and varied artwork from your local Salida community!

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Closing Picnic #2
SteamPlant Event Center

The annual Closing Picnic is a time for galleries and artists that officially participated in Art Walk to get together. 

7 p.m. Big Band Dance #2
SteamPlant Ballroom

220 W Sackett
Join the CMC Jazz Project Big Band for a dance in the ballroom. This dance is free and open to the public.