First Friday! Art Groove

  • Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Come on out and do the tour – see what’s happening in the art world here in Estes by touring the galleries and art centers. Some locations will be serving food and refreshments and some are hosting local musicians or artists. It promises to be a fun evening!

Regular participants listed below. Participants may vary by month; check the website for current locations and a map. 

1The Studio Fine Art & Framing
541 Big Thompson Ave.
(behind Theater/Stanley Village)
Show openings-local artwork and tasty snacks
5pm - 8pm

2- The Art Center of Estes Park
517 Big Thompson Ave.
(lower Stanley Village) Show openings-local art displays: Diana Wade Painter, Jade Windell Sculpture
5pm - 8pm

3- Rocky Mountain SereniTea
400 E. Elkhorn Ave.
Tea Samplingand displaying local art by Robert Olson, Nadine, Jerry Berg.
5pm -7pm

4- Sticks n Stones
380 E. Elkhorn Ave. One of a Kind custom built rustic furniture.
5pm - 7pm

5- Earthwood Artisans
360 E. Elkhorn Ave.
Meet & greet with Colorado glass artist JoAnne Hallock and Colorado potter Terry Acker.
5pm - 8pm

6- Aspen and Evergreen Gallery
356 E. Elkhorn Ave. 
Meet the Artists event, Music by Gary Hall Band "Really Most Sincerely Dead" and refreshments
5pm - 8pm

7- Images of Rocky Mountain National Park
203 Park Lane
Sweet Treats and Beverages served
5pm - 8pm

8- Bear Necessities and Cubs
201 Park Lane
5pm - 7pm

9- Alpenglow Images and Accents
145 E. Elkhorn Ave.
Hahn Photography, local handcraft.
5pm - 8p


10- Earthwood Collections
141 E. Elkhorn Ave.
Show Openingwith Silk painter Lena Sidorova & Oil Painter Stan Sidorov, Live jazz duo Max Wagner and
Stu McAskie plus tasty snacks and beverages
5pm - 8pm

11- Inkwell & Brew
150 E. Elkhorn Ave.
Open until 8:30 -Coffee bar and finely crafted paper, journals & greeting cards, workshops & meeting space.

12- Wild Spirits Art Gallery
148 W. Elkhorn Ave
Rocky Mountain photo gallery, figurines & prints

13- Colorful Colorado Gallery & Gifts
221 W. Elkhorn Ave.
Estes Park's newest gallery and gift shop with a focus on Colorado artists. Current acquisitions include numerous pieces from former Estes Park artists Lyman Byxbe, Alfred Wands, David Stirling and Charles Partridge Adams.
5pm - 8pm

14- Patterson Glassworks Studio and Gallery
323 W. Elkhorn Ave.
Glassblowing demonstrations
10am - 5:00pm

15- Creatabilities Learning Center & Studio
343 S. St Vrain Ave, #4
Peak to Peak Plaza

16- Gallery VII
9889 CO-7 Allenspark, CO 80510
Gallery & Show Openings
10am - 5pm

17- The Old Gallery
14863 CO-7 Allenspark, CO 80510
Gallery, Workshops, Performance & Event Space
9am - 5pm

18- 'Studio 106' Michael Clark Fine Art Gallery
1751 N Lake Ave unit 106
Open Studiowith Michael Clark and Mary Frankel
Painting Demonstrations and refreshments
5pm - 8pm

First Friday! Art Groove