FIRST FRIDAY DOWNTOWN

Culture in the Core of the City: Gallery Receptions. Art Openings. Performances. Food & Drink. First Friday of every month, from 5 to 8 p.m. throughout Downtown Colorado Springs.

January 2

TAKE A FIRST FRIDAY DOWNTOWN TOUR

Gain new insight into downtown Colorado Springs’ arts scene, with an Artist-Led First Friday Downtown tour. The free one-hour tour will begin at 6 p.m. and visit a selection of downtown galleries. In January, the tour will be led by Karen Standridge, painter and President of Gallery 113. Tour will begin from Gallery 113 (113 N. Tejon Street). Tours will continue monthly, featuring a different local artist/curator tour guide each month.

SKATE IN THE PARK

Skate in the Park continues at downtown’s Acacia Park through the holiday season, bringing eight full weeks of skating fun at the only outdoor ice rink in Colorado Springs! The rink is open seven days a week through January 11, 2015. January 2nd is Neon Night at the rink.

HIGHLIGHTS THIS MONTH (scroll to page bottom to download a map)

FIRST FRIDAY RESOURCES

PeakRadar Guide to Art Galleries of the Pikes Peak Region

First Friday Map of Venues

All downtown street parking is free after 6pm, and many downtown parking garages offer parking for just $1 in the evening, and all day on weekends.