• Various Locations
  • December 7, 2018 - December 6, 2019
  • Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
  • Location: Various Locations, CO
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Chance to WIN 1 night stay & breakfast for the Ugly Sweater Holiday Party at the Ridgeline Hotel

The Estes Arts District’s Presents the FIRST FRIDAY! Art Groove & Prize Give-away

Starting at 5pm explore your local galleries in Estes Park. There will be live music, tasty holiday treats plus artists to chat with at the participating galleries. Bring a friend or come and meet some new friends and perhaps find a delightful piece of art to take home with you.

Do you have a Rockin' Ugly Holiday Sweater? Time to air it out and wear it with flare! Join us for the FIRST FRIDAY! Art Groove December 7th and enter to win a Room Night & Breakfast at the Ridgeline Hotel for the Ugly Sweater Christmas Party December 12th. 
How to enter drawing
1. Get a Groovy Gallery travel card. 2. Get a minimum of 4 different gallery signatures. 3. Add your contact information. ?4. Turn in your signed travel card. 5. Done!


Studio Fine Art & Framing
541 Big Thompson Ave 
(behind Theater/Stanley Village)
We are open for December's FIRST FRIDAY!! Art Groove - with a celebration of local artists; as well as exciting new work from Greg Miles - with his New Orleans inspired art posters.  Come on out for great music, spectacular red beans and rice, and some delicious people. 5pm to 8pm

The Art Center of Estes Park
517 Big Thompson Ave
Show Exhibit & Sale
Join The Fine Arts Guild of the Rockies and The Art Center of Estes Park in honoring Greig Steiner. Starting with the establishment of the Dark Horse Theater in 1959 and continuing to today, Greig has contributed to the arts in this community as a spokesman, consultant, artist, designer, theatrical director, set designer and builder. It’s time to celebrate those contributions.
Kurtis Kelly will give a tribute starting at 7PM.
Food and beverages will be served.
The public is encouraged to join us in celebrating Greig and come and see the current exhibition at the Art Center featuring photographer Weldon Lee and work by all the Art Center artist members. 5pm - 8pm

Earthwood Artisans
360 E. Elkhorn Ave
Join the party!  The Sparkle is on display at Earthwood Artisans. We are currently showing works from over 25 American Jewelry designers. Find that perfect piece that will truly add joy to your life or give as gifts that are very special, just like your loved ones. We will have complimentary food and refreshments so bring your friends! 5pm - 8pm

Aspen and Evergreen Gallery
356 E. Elkhorn Ave
December Holiday party with cookies, cocoa, wine & Local Artist Meet & Greet. The gallery is brimming with new artists and new art for the holidays.  Great original gifts in all price ranges. 5pm - 7pm
Images of Rocky Mountain National Park
203 Park Lane
Featuring holiday themed treats, hot drinks and a very talented pianist/violinist playing holiday music.
We will be taking pre-sale orders for Erik Stensland's new hiking guide.  We can help you with your holiday shopping and we will be saying farewell to our gallery manager, Derek Brooks as he moves on! 5pm - 7pm
Earthwood Collections
141 E. Elkhorn Ave
Annual Holiday Show & Live Holiday Jazz concert with Max Wagner (Sax) and Stu MacAskie (piano) featuring Christmas Jazz songs. Meet local artist Betty Horschler as she demonstrates drawing her colorful, highly detailed illustrations of wildlife in a fun, whimsical style. The medium is pen, ink, and art markers on paper. Plus sample tasty snacks and refreshments while enjoying music and beautiful artwork.  The hand crafted gifts are very special, just like your loved ones.  You never know what you might see during this Fun town-wide art event.
?5pm - 8pm

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  • Various Locations
  • Free
  • Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday