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.

February 3

JOIN THE HAUTE CHOCOLATE HOP On February’s First Friday Downtown, treat yourself to a progressive gourmet chocolate tasting at 14 Downtown businesses and galleries. Sweet treats pair perfectly with over two dozen free arts and culture offerings for an indulgent night out. Tickets only $10 -- reserve yours now!

TAKE A FIRST FRIDAY WALKING TOUR Gain new insight into downtown Colorado Springs’ arts scene and hear from exhibiting artists on the Curator/Artist-Led First Friday Downtown walking tour. The free one-hour tour will visit a selection of downtown galleries. In February, the tour will be led by Jack Malloch and Eric Fetsch of the Pikes Peak Watercolor Society. The tour will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Boulder Street Gallery (206 N. Tejon St.) and then continue to a selection of First Friday venues. Tours continue monthly, featuring a different local artist/curator tour guide each month.

ARTS HIGHLIGHTS THIS MONTH Click images to view details. Scroll to the bottom of the page to download a map!



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.