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Events in Denver | Downtown Denver Arts Festival
Events in Denver like the Downtown Denver Arts Festival draw thousands of guests to Denver Accommodations. Hotel Teatro welcomes guests who come to enjoy this and other Activities in Denver.
Downtown Denver Arts Festival
May 23-25, 2014
Hours: Friday 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Saturday 11:00 a.m. to - 8:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
About the Downtown Denver Arts Festival:
One of the top Events in Denver this Memorial Day weekend will surely be the Downtown Denver Arts Festival, which celebrates its 16th year in Denver in 2014. Events related to the arts are always some of the most fun Activities in Denver near our Denver Accommodations, as this city thrives in the visual and performing arts industries and brings in many visitors who want to explore this side of Denver.
The Downtown Denver Arts Festival is “where the visual arts meet the performing arts.” It is one of the most exciting, FREE Events in Denver and we are pleased that it is returning once again this year to the Denver Performing Arts Complex, a gem in Denver located just steps from our Denver Accommodations.
Why You Should Attend the Downtown Denver Arts Festival:
Last year’s Festival was such a success, and this year should only build on that foundation. The Downtown Denver Arts Festival is a fine arts and fine crafts festival that continues to dedicate itself to supporting Colorado artists. It also showcases a select group of national artists, making it one of the Activities in Denver that travelers from all over the country attend each year, as spectators or participants themselves.
This fine art and craft exhibition features some of Colorado’s and the U.S.’s best artists, with more than 125,000 people expected to attend this Memorial Day Weekend.
Interesting Facts About the Downtown Denver Arts Festival:
- Artists at the Downtown Denver Arts Festival work in 2D and 3D mixed media, clay, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, metal, photography, sculpture, and wood.
- The Downtown Denver Arts Festival moves back to the Denver Performing Arts Complex this year, after a brief stint in another Denver Event venue. The original vision of the event is still to promote artists that call Colorado their home, while also showcasing juried national artists.
- The quality of the art at the 2013 Festival was exceptional, brining in more than $500,000 in art sales.
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