The 6th Annual All Arts Festival is the most collaborative event in Steamboat, highlighting the amazing arts and culture in the Yampa Valley while featuring nationally-renowned artists. The festival incorporates all aspects of the arts including visual, music, and performance arts.
The Yampa Art Stroll is in a NEW LOCATION this year with over 30 art vendors showcasing their work in the beautiful setting of Torian Plum Plaza at the base of the mountain.
New this year, Art Steamboat is a juried art show showcasing the works of top-tier 2-D artists from the five state region competing for the prize of $10,000. This event concludes with the much anticipated Awards Reception and Art Sale on Friday where the artwork will be gathered at The Art Depot for final review by the judge before announcing the winner. All pieces will be on sale and the event is free and open to the public. View Art Steamboat finalist pieces below.
Judged by acclaimed painter and author Betsy Dillard Stroud, Art Steamboat will also host creative workshops including lectures, critiques and painting instruction throughout the All Arts Festival at various locations. Sign up in advance for workshops below.
Art Steamboat Schedule
Thursday, Aug. 14, 6 p.m. "Everything you want to know about art but are afraid to ask", The Chief Theater, tickets $20
Friday, Aug. 15, 9 to 11 a.m. Gallery walking tour of Art Steamboat finalists, downtown, tickets $25
Friday, Aug. 15, 12 to 1 p.m. Stroll lecture, Torian Plum Plaza, (free)
Friday, Aug. 15, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Awards Reception and Art Sale, The Art Depot, (free)
Saturday, Aug. 16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. "Matisserie: An exploration in bold colors and expressive patterns", The Art Depot