Skip to main content


The Creative District Program is designed to assist certified districts in continuing to grow, expand, and support the arts and creative industries in their communities, in an effort to create economic sustainability

Upcoming Events

Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

News & Updates

Salida Creative District

Salida Creative District


Salida Creative District is a state designation administered by Salida's Arts and Culture Department.

Head over to the website! A few wheels available for Monday afternoons, Monday and Tuesday evenings are ready for sign up! ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Mountain Merfolk, it's time to celebrate 🧜🏽‍♀️ First Friday LUAU Night May 3 🍍 ! Galleries and creative businesses stay open later for artist demos, live music, Luau- themed treats and refreshments. 🎶 David Tipton live at @rivetingexperience. Dress up if you like! Visit 5 or more galleries and redeem your palette card for an art mini! 18+ while supplies last. See you there! 🦩🍍BrodeurArt Arts Collective Salida Sage Mountain Gallery Leslie Jorgensen Mary Leslie Hartman Museum of Authenticity Eye Candy ~ Art and Treasure Colorado Wool Company-Makers Market and Gift Shop Riveting Experience The Salida Creative District, local galleries, artists and creative businesses present 2024 First Fridays! Galleries and creative businesses in downtown Salida's Creative District will stay open later. From painting to sculpture, ceramics, photography, plein air, jewelry, fiber arts, and more, drop into one of Salida's twenty+ art galleries and creative businesses where you can interact with the artist, ask questions, watch a demo and build your unique collection. Enjoy live music, refreshments, and a festive evening. See individual galleries and businesses for their schedule of events including demos, lectures, live music, and more! ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Longfellow Elementary School invites you to their spring art show featuring over 1000 pieces of student artworks, fun art activities, a glow room, silent art auction, and more! The event is Wednesday, April 17, 2024 from 4-6 p.m. at the school. This year's art show celebrates how mathematicians, scientists, readers and writers all use art to understand the world. Come check out kindergarten - 4th grade's amazing work this Wednesday. ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Calling All Local Creators

Get Listed as a Creative

Latest Articles

Keep Up with Our Latest News

Sign Up To Receive Our Emails