Please stop in to visit my studios inside my home! I will be demonstrating the art of glass bead making (lampworking) and how I serg my recycled sweaters together. 10-5 both Saturday and Sunday! 3rd & B Street, Salida! For more information, please see : https://salidastudiotour.com/
Karen and Angelo will open their Wilmot glass blowing studio to demos and sales the weekend before Thanksgiving and the weekend after. Bagznbeadz will be there with a small sample of work for both weekends. I (Jennifer!) will be present the first weekend to do glass bead demos. Come on out and see hot glass in action!
Here is a map to the Open House!
Come on out and see my three different studios! Ask me for a demo! I will be open to the public from August 12 10am-6pm and August 13 10am-2pm. Please stop in and say hi! Ask me for a demo! Please support all our Salida Artists by visiting them! More info can be found here.
Enjoy a hyper-local farm-to-fork feast brought to you by Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance (CCFA), your hub for local food. A community Feast for a Cause! Come out for one last outdoor celebration before the cold hands of Old Man Winter usher us back inside. A fest that features delicious food, all produced within our foodshed accompanied by local entertainment, music and handmade ceramic bowl.
Delight in a true Central Colorado experience by way of eating, drinking, dancing, and celebrating with the people who are passionate about our vibrant community foodshed. Have a ball while supporting the CCFA cooperative that organizes these local farmers markets. Participate in workshops with farmers market vendors from 9 am - 2 pm. Be entertained by a show by the Salida circus, music by Big Meadow, David Tipton, and Velvet Sol. Enjoy yard games, dancing, and merriement with friends and family.
This year’s fest is being catered by Mountain Oven, a delicious, from-scratch, organic bakery and restaurant in Crested Butte, the western extent of our foodshed. Your taste buds will experience a new level of deliciousness with a menu coming entirely from local farmers, producers, vendors in our 100 mile foodshed. Sip on remarkable libations from Elevation Beer Co., Vino Salida, Wood’s Distillery, Deerhammer Distilling Co., and Moonlight Brewpub.
For more information visit http://greenbeerfest.com/
As a grassroots volunteer led event, we have to dig deep inside to compete with larger, more established festivals with bigger operating budgets. In order to accomplish this, we leverage our greatest organizational asset – AWESOME PEOPLE!
Below you’ll find some of the fun things happening this year’s festival, thanks to these cosmic rainbow light filled beings we are blessed to know.