First Friday Downtown
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Free and open to the public, First Friday Downtown features new art, live music, and special events on the first Friday of every month from 5-8 p.m. at dozens of galleries, retailers, and nonprofits throughout Downtown Colorado Springs.
Gain new insight into Downtown Colorado Springs’ arts scene! Explore new shows at up to 42 galleries, retailers, and venues in the heart of the city.
Use the GPS-based tool at downtowncs.com/firstfriday for up-to-date listings and navigation, or hear from exhibiting artists on the 6 p.m. Curator/Artist-Led First Friday Downtown walking tour. The free one-hour tour will visit a selection of Downtown galleries, featuring a different local artist/curator tour guide each month.
Downtown Colorado Springs is designated by the State of Colorado’s Colorado Creative Industries as a Certified Creative District. Included in the district are cultural landmarks, award-winning outdoor sculpture, independent galleries, and other one-of-a-kind cultural and entertainment opportunities. First Friday Downtown is supported in part by Colorado Creative Industries, the Boettcher Foundation, and National Endowment for the Arts.
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Some First Friday events and shows start early or run late – check venue website for hours.
1 N Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903