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Art In The Park (Steamboat Springs, CO) – Call For Artists

Art In The Park (Steamboat Springs, CO) – Call For Artists

[Side Arts Certified Sponsored Listing] Steamboat Creates announces a call for artists for the 51st annual Art in the Park, the largest arts festival in Northwest Colorado. This beloved event draws art enthusiasts and families from around the county with a wide variety of hand-made art and hands-on creativity. This weekend has become a staple of Steamboat Springs, Colorado, in the summertime.

Art in the Park is free to the public and features nearly 150 artist vendors, live entertainment, food vendors, and interactive creative stations. This popular and successful event takes place on July 13th and 14th, 2024.


Click here for the application / registration

Enter by: 21 June 2024

Art in the Park is set in the beautiful, open air park at the western entrance to downtown Steamboat Springs. Thousands of people attend the festival over the two-day weekend filled with a creative vibe unique to the Rocky Mountains.

Steamboat Creates strives to have a wide variety of artistic mediums, creative activities, and food/beverage options for this family friendly event.

This show is open to all artists and crafts-persons who exhibit artwork of their own concept, design, and execution.

Art In The Park Highlights

  • This is the 51st anniversary of this beloved community event
  • More than 20 different categories of art forms represented
  • Live entertainment on both days highlighting local creative talent
  • Interactive creative stations throughout the park
  • A mini-market of handmade products
  • A local artist section with original artwork from creatives living and working in Routt County and Steamboat Springs
  • Non-profit informational booth spots including the Rocky Mountain Raptors and African Women’s Project – Djimi Djama
  • Activity booths to include henna, faceprinting, and balloon animals
  • Delicious food vendors with a wide variety of offerings
  • Commemorative edition print of “Humming Tree” by Arturo Garcia
  • Wide reaching community support with a fabulous team of volunteers

Steamboat’s unique mix of warm sun, cowboy boots, and friendly locals lends an inviting, laid back atmosphere to this historic Colorado resort town, where western heritage meets abundant outdoor adventure and cultural activities for all ages.

About Steamboat Creates

Steamboat Creates is a cultural nonprofit that nurtures the arts so creativity flourishes in this rural mountain community. Operating out of the 1908 historic Depot Art Center, Steamboat Creates provides education, exhibitions, creativity camps, cultural events, and advocacy for the creative industries.

Steamboat Creates’ mission is to enhance the quality of life and economic vitality:

  • Through advocacy, promotion, education, infrastructure, and connections for the creative sector
  • Growing engagement in arts and cultural experiences for the community and visitors

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