The Parker Arts Culture and Events Center welcomes you to a weekend of celebrating local artists and artisans, enjoying your favorite folk and blues music, and creating a little something of your own at the Parker SummerFest Arts & Crafts Festival. From live music to a diverse collection of fine art to food and activities for the kids, be sure to check out the Parker Arts and Crafts Show for a full weekend of fun and creative expression for the whole family.
A Weekend of Art in Parker, CO
Parker Arts and Colorado Event Design invite you to a free weekend of art and entertainment at the PACE Center in Parker, CO this Saturday and Sunday, June 27th and 28th. Over 50 juried artists and crafters from all over the country will display an eclectic collection of fine art crafted using a range of mediums including jewelry, ceramics, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, photography, metalwork, glass, and wood. The artists, who hail from Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arizona, New Jersey, New Mexico, Florida, California, and, of course, Colorado, will have their artwork for sale at their booths.
The outdoor Music Stage with covered seating will keep you moving all weekend long with local country, folk, blues, and Americana acts. Come rain or shine, save room in your evening for the sunset concert on Saturday at 7 p.m. The weekend line-up includes:
11:00 AM nth Degree
12:30 PM Steve Werges of Rail Ramblers
2:00 PM Crooked Fret Stringband
3:30 PM Band on the Fence
5:00 PM Clyde Tullis
6:00 PM Doc and Kit
7:15 PM Sunset Concert – Rail Ramblers
11:00 AM Frangelo
12:15 PM Kelly Triplett
1:30 PM Mile High Acoustic
If you’re feeling inspired, step into the Creative Station. Featuring face painting, art making, and fun activities for everyone from the youngest artists to their parents, the Creative Station encourages self-expression and promotes arts education. Food booths will offer BBQ, Asian stir fry, smoothies, gourmet coffee, homemade ice cream, classic festival snacks, refreshing beverages, and more.
Colorado Event Design is dedicated to producing free arts events open to the public that promote the enjoyment of the fine and performing arts in local communities around Colorado. Later events this summer include the Salida Riverside Fine Arts Festival, the Longmont Fine Arts & Music Festival at Roosevelt Park, and the Denver Arts Festival at Sloan’s Lake.
The PACE Center in beautiful Western Victorian downtown Parker is at the center of Douglas County’s arts and cultural scene. Boasting a 500-seat theater, a gallery space, visual and performing arts classes for all ages, lectures, a dance studio, and more, the PACE Center presents a full schedule of unique and exciting arts and cultural offerings throughout the year.
The Parker SummerFest Arts & Crafts Festival begins at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 27th and ends at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 28th. This free outdoor festival will take place, rain or shine, at the PACE Center located at 20000 E. Mainstreet in Parker, CO.