The Downtown Aspen Art Festival is the black diamond of the Rockies for art shows! Just steps away from some of the nation’s most scenic slopes. This is a world-renowned resort town with a continuous population of affluent locals. This 2-day art fair provides artists an outstanding opportunity to make loyal lifetime customers.
Rio Grande Park is located one block from Main Street on N. Mill Street and Rio Grande Place. Aspen’s biggest public park runs along the river, and is bisected by the Rio Grande Trail for 2.1 miles. The park is home to an enticing skate park, outdoor basketball courts, a huge athletic field perfect for football or frisbee, an art museum and sculpture garden, and the John Denver Sanctuary (another garden).
During this time of year, Aspen fills with a multitude of art collectors and vacationers seeking this festival and come in droves. This time of year has perfect weather for an outdoor event. Aspen boasts five star accommodations, great shopping and dining. The show has a convenient Friday set-up.