FIRST FRIDAY DOWNTOWN

Culture in the Core of the City: Gallery Receptions. Art Openings. Performances. Food & Drink. First Friday of every month, from 5 to 8 p.m. throughout Downtown Colorado Springs.

July 1

NEW PUBLIC ARTWORK Eleven new artworks are on display downtown through May 2017. For a map of this year’s Art on the Streets sculptures, stop by the Swingin’ Launch Party or download in PDF.

TAKE A FIRST FRIDAY WALKING TOUR Gain new insight into downtown Colorado Springs’ arts scene, with a Curator/Artist-Led First Friday Downtown walking tour. The free one-hour tour will visit a selection of downtown galleries. In July, the tour will be led by Dr. Allan Bach of Gallery 113. The tour will meet at 6pm at Gallery 113 (125 ½ N. Tejon St.) and then continue to a selection of First Friday venues. Tours continue monthly, featuring a different local artist/curator tour guide each month.

TAKE A FIRST FRIDAY WALKING TOUR Gain new insight into downtown Colorado Springs’ arts scene, with a Curator/Artist-Led First Friday Downtown walking tour. The free one-hour tour will visit a selection of downtown galleries. In July, the tour will be led by Dr. Allan Bach of Gallery 113. The tour will meet at 6 p.m. at Gallery 113 (125 ½ N. Tejon St.) and then continue to a selection of First Friday venues including Boulder Street Gallery, Citizen Art Gallery, GOCA 121 and possibly the Fine Arts Center, time and weather permitting. Tours continue monthly, featuring a different local artist/curator tour guide each month.

ARTS HIGHLIGHTS THIS MONTH Click images to view details. Scroll to the bottom of the page to download a map!

 

FIRST FRIDAY RESOURCES

PeakRadar Guide to Art Galleries of the Pikes Peak Region

First Friday Map of Venues 

 

All downtown street parking is free after 6pm, and many downtown parking garages offer parking for just $1 in the evening, and all day on weekends.