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  • Estes Park, CO 80517
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  • Presented By: Estes Arts District
  • Dates: June 3, 2022 - July 1, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
  • Location: Various Locations
  • Address: Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free
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The Estes Arts District presents the FIRST FRIDAY! Art Groove.  Come out and do the tour. Come see what new in the local art world.

The Studio Fine Art & Framing

343 S St Vrain Ave - 303-815-2757
Greg from The Studio has been busy working on the new Estes Arts District mural.
Across the street from The Studio at 351 S St Vrain Ave, check out the West wall of the Napa Auto parts store. Look for the recently added historical 'Easter eggs' to be found in the mural (still in progress).
5-8 live music from Nick Wagner

The Art Center of Estes Park

517 Big Thompson Ave - 970-586-5882

Current Show - "Anywhere But Here" Travels Beyond Colorado by artist, photographer John Shelton- a solo show featuring over 30 recent photographic works taken outside Colorado, including landscapes, architecture, street, and abstract imagery. Plus, works from two of the Founding Artist: Chris Switzer and Karen Dick are on display in celebration of the Art Center's 35th Anniversary.

FF! Open until 7pm

Earthwood Artisans

360 E. Elkhorn Ave - 970-586-2151
Check out the new work from Wisconsin-based Wildlife Woodcarver and Painter, Betsy Popp on display. Plus, explore artwork from over 120 American Artist. You're sure to find something to love. Complimentary wine and snacks served. 
Live Music with Chris Theunissen
FF! 5 - 8 pm


Aspen and Evergreen Gallery

356 E. Elkhorn Ave - 970-586-4355

May/June Exhibit: Bees & Blooms

Aspen and Evergreen is kicking off summer with 'Bees & Blooms'. This two month exhibit features many unique works created especially for the season by our wonderful Colorado artists.

FF! 5 - 7pm Join us from for our first Meet the Artist party of the season. Live music by Neilson / Nicholson


Images of RMNP

203 Park Lane - 970-586-4352

Featuring Photographer Erik Stensland

Stop in an see this charming little gallery and purchase a copy of Erik's new book.

10am - 6pm M -St, Closed Sn


Earthwood Collections

141 E. Elkhorn Ave - 970-577-8100

Meet Colordo-based fine artist oil painter, Julianne Miller and multi-media fine art painter, Vicky Russell. Be the first to see an array of their newest works. Both will be discussing their painting techniques during the event. Complimentary wine and snacks served.

FF! 5pm - 8pm Live Music with Max & Stu


Inspired -Artisan Market & Studio

138 Moraine Avenue 970-685-8818

(Just east of Park Theatre entrance) Support Colorado Artists! It's tie-Die FRIDAY!

FF! 10am -7pm


Rocky Mountain Majesty

215 W Elkhorn Ave - 303-916-8510

Discover a majestic display of gourmet Colorado foods and gifts. Taste test some wild sauces and snack on some gourmet treats while you enjoy local artwork from Jason Van Tat, Richard Erbe & Danny Johnson.

Gallery Hours

10am - 5pm Sn - Th, 10am - 7pm F – St


FF! Stop in for a Drop –
Enjoy a true taste of Colorado along the FIRST FRIDAY! Art Groove route. Daily hours may vary.

- Rock Cut Brewery-390 W Riverside Dr

  Zac Bunch photography & Food Truck, Try the Featured Flight

- Snowy Peaks Winery-292 Moraine Ave

  4:30 - 6:30 Live Music: Jay Roemer Live in The Backyard, Tastings until 6:30pm. Photography by Robin Lucas

- Elkins Tasting Room-137 E Elkhorn

- Lumpy Ridge Brewery-531 S St Vrain Ave -    Local Art Displayed

- Avant Garde Aleworks-920 Dunraven St -   Ask about the latest release