Art Walks in Colorado Springs

Lace up your sneakers and hit the pavement for great local art and culture around the Colorado Springs area.

Art Walks

From museum exhibits to giant, outdoor art installations, Art Walks in Colorado Springs are sure to inspire and entertain. 

Colorado Springs

  • First Friday Downtown - Come downtown every first Friday of each month for a walking tour of downtown’s arts and cultural highlights. New routes each month feature stops at a variety of arts, history and cultural venues including gallery receptions, art openings, performances and more.​
  • Art on the Streets - Enjoy the outdoor beauty and amazing installations of Art on the Streets. Pieces are scattered throughout Downtown to enjoy at your leisure or guided tours can be taken in the summer.
  • Old Colorado City – From April to December, Old Colorado City’s ArtWalk happens the first Friday of each month from 5pm-8pm. Walkers can enjoy this free event due to the generosity of local artists and businesses. This self-guided tour features art galleries and open artist studios along Colorado Avenue between 23rd and 27th Streets. Old Colorado City is also a stop on the FREE first Friday shuttle bus!

Ride the First Friday Shuttle Bus April through December 2018!

Downtown Colorado Springs & Old Colorado City
Stop 1: Cottonwood Center for the Arts
Stop 2: Downtown/Acacia Park
Stop 3: Fine Arts Center at Colorado College
Stop 4: Plaza of the Rockies
Stop 5: Art Depot Galleries
Stop 6: Old Colorado City

Old Colorado City & Manitou Springs
Stop A: Old Colorado City 
Stop B: Clock Tower
Stop C: West Manitou
Stop D: Manitou Art Center

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Manitou Springs

The 3rd Friday Art Walk in Manitou Springs take place March-November from 5-9 p.m. The Art Walk features hundreds of local artists, food, drinks, and entertainment.


Enjoy Art Hop the third Thursday of each month, May through September. Galleries, restaurants and boutiques of historic downtown Monument stay open until 8 pm for a celebration featuring art openings, book signings, great food, live music and other special events.

Head over to our Arts and Events page for a listing of all the great art happenings in Colorado Springs. 

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