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How to Enjoy Arts Month in Colorado Springs

The entire month of October is Arts Month in Colorado Springs. This celebration is all about enjoying art in all its forms, trying out new cultural experiences, and appreciating the area’s unique art scene.

Things to Do During Art Month in Colorado Springs

Will you be visiting during art appreciation month? Here’s a taste of what to expect.

Art Walks

Take a stroll and enjoy art, live music, outdoor installations and exhibits, and open art galleries on art walks. Held in October, art walks include First Fridays, Art on the Streets, and Old Colorado City’s ArtWalk.


Part of Art Month involves pop-up art exhibits that literally pop up all over the city during October. Featured artists, locations, and dates are announced beforehand so you can choose your destinations in advance.

Weekly Themed Events

Each week in October will get a different theme for Arts Month with concurrent events. Past themes have included Visual Arts, Music and Dance, and Theatre/Film. Events are hosted at local venues and museums like the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, Arati Artist Gallery, and other locations around the city.

Art Month in Colorado Springs is a great way to immerse yourself in local culture and color. Enjoy Arts Month when you stay with us at Antlers Hotel.