Nestled between Breckenridge and Copper Mountain is the charming mountain town of Frisco, Colorado. It’s the host of many popular events, shows and community gatherings, gaining the nickname “Main Street to the Rockies.” Howard Alan Events is proud to bring back the Main Street to the Rockies Art Festival for the eighth straight year, this Saturday, August 9th and Sunday the 10th, 2014, from 10:00AM – 5:00PM. The art festival is sponsored by Renewal by Anderson and David Frank Design and it’s open to the public with free admission.
Featured Artist’s Art Giveaway
The featured giveaway for this show is a vibrant painting titled “Burst of Last Light” by Featured Artist, Sloane Keats. The piece is a 12″ x 36″ original oil on linen painting with gold floating frame. Sloane Keats is an award-winning artist from Indialantic, Florida, who has donated her art to various charities. Not only do she and her husband run Beachside Bagel World & Deli in Satellite Beach, but she has dedicated herself to her art since 2008. Click to learn more about Sloane and view more of her artwork. You can stop by Sloane’s booth at the show to register. The winner of the art giveaway will be announced in the final hour of the festival and no purchase is necessary to participate.
Launch Your Family Adventure From Frisco
A weekend in Frisco will offer everyone in your family a multitude of outdoor adventure choices — from fishing or white water rafting, to hiking, biking, or camping. And while you’re in town, make sure to experience the town’s rich history at the Frisco Historic Park and Museum. Here you can explore how it developed from mountain trapper camp to mining town to the thriving tourist destination that it is today. You can also tour eleven original 1880 buildings that were once saloons, hotels, log homes, a log chapel, and even a dairy house. These historical landmarks share tales of mountain pioneer life that make for great for dinner conversation in the town’s inviting restaurants.
Bring the whole family out this weekend to enjoy beautiful artwork at the 8th Annual Main Street to the Rockies Art Festival and experience a mountain vacation to remember! Browse the art from well-known national and local artists. The wide variety of art is priced to suit a range of budgets and includes glass art, photography, paintings, sculpture, mixed media, custom jewelry, ceramics, and more.
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