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2024 ARTS PICNIC

  • Saturday, July 27, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 28, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Lincoln Park, 802 10th Ave.

The “Park Your Art” committee welcomes all artists in any fine art or fine craft medium exhibiting his or her own handmade work of art. No dealers or sales representatives are allowed. The show is juried by local committees to maintain high quality, originality, and creativity with a balance of represented arts and crafts.


FREE two-day arts festival featuring artists and crafters from across the country.

This year marks the 45th Annual Arts Picnic and it is a Northern Colorado favorite! This is a two-day event to include 150+ artists and crafters booths, 8-10 food trucks, kid's activities, a beer tent and 2-stages to include 14 total performances. Shop for handmade treasures. Enjoy the food court, beer garden and live entertainment on two stages. Be sure to check out the Creation Station tent for children and so much more!

Friday Fest Kick Off Concert

Friday, July 26, 7 - 9 p.m.

Kick off the Greeley Arts Picnic with Friday Fest on the 9th Street Plaza. Hosted by the Downtown Development Authority, the free event includes strolling performers, a go-cup area and music.

Arts Picnic Vendors and Event Map

Discover high-quality, one-of-a-kind handmade arts and crafts, from more than 150 juried vendors. Local, regional and national artists bring a diverse selection of works. Browse items ranging from photography and glass to canvas and ceramics.

Pick up a FREE Arts Picnic guide at the main gazebo in Lincoln Park. The guide includes a vendor list and event map.

Arts Picnic Vendor List

Food Court and Beer Garden

Visit the food court for more than a dozen booths full of delights from around the world. Sample BBQ, pizza, gyros, or a sweet treat, to satisfy your festival food cravings.

A large shady tent shelters the Beer Garden, hosted by the Greeley Chamber Orchestra. Savor a cold drink and enjoy hours of fantastic FREE center stage music.

Make sure you have a valid ID if you plan to drink in the beer garden.

Food Vendors

Item
Lemonade
Strawberry Lemonade
Limeade
Strawberry Limeade

 

Item

Sweet Corn

Fruit Kebabs
BBQ Sandwich
Hot Dogs
Nachos
Cheesecake

 

Item
Pork Chop on a Stick
Pulled Pork Nachos
Nachos
Water/Soda

 

Item
Breakfast Burritos
Sloppy Joes with Chips and Pickle Spear
Fruit Pies, Cookies, and Other Baked Goods
Coffee, Iced Tea, Lemonade, Water

 

Item
Espresso-based Beverages
Lemonade
Smoothies
Tea
Cold Brew
Chai

 

Item
Kabob burger
Gyro
Gyro Nachos
French Fries
Falafel
Baklava
Kabob Dish
Watermelon Rose Water
Water, Soda, Iced Tea

 

Item
Funnel Cakes
Nachos
Shaved Ice
Pickles
Water

 

Item
Kettle Corn
Root Beer

 

 

Cinnamon Glazed Almonds, Cashews and Pecans

Item
Single Snack Pack Almonds, Cashews or Pecans
Variety Snack Pack (3 Single Snack Packs)
Large Snack Pack Mix of Almonds, Cashews and Pecans
Medium Cone Almonds, Cashews, Pecans or Mix
Large Cone Almonds, Cashews, Pecans or Mix
Medium Sampler (3 Medium Cones)
Large Sampler (3 Large Cones)
Premium 25 oz Gift Box Almonds, Cashews and Pecans
Large 16 oz Gift Box (choice of 2 nuts)

 

 

Item
Giant Pizza Slices
Italian Sausage Sandwich with Garlic Fried Peppers and Chips
Soprano Dog with Garlic Fried Peppers and Chips
Bada Bing Burger with Garlic Fried Peppers and Chips
Garlic Brat with Sauerkraut and Chips
Diablo Dog with Jalapenos and Chips
Giant Turkey Leg
Kids Meal: Pizza, cookie and Little Hug drink
Jumbo Krispy Treats
Giant Chocolate Chippers
Rootbeer Float
Fruit Punch with Fruit Skewer
Bottled Drinks

 

 


Entertainment and Kids Creation Station

With a dozen acts on two stages, Arts Picnic celebrates the performing arts all weekend long! Entertainment includes a dance group, country music, big band, blues, and rock.

Bring your crafty kiddos and let their imaginations run free at the Creation Station, located in the NW corner of Lincoln Park. The station is open all weekend long with FREE hands-on craft projects. Crafty kits are also available to pick up and complete at home.

Entertainment Schedule

Center Stage

TimeGroupGenre
10:00-11:00 a.m.King CakeNew Orleans Music
12:00-1:00 p.m.Wild NightsClassic Rock Covers, Blues, Country Rock, Country
2:00-3:00 p.m.ElvisElvis Music
4:00-5:00 p.m.The SaucePopular Rock and Indie

 

Plaza Stage

TimeGroupGenre
9:30-10:00 a.m.Troupe SidysaanTrans-Cultural Fusion Dance and Performance Art Group
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.Sherwood Flute EnsembleFlute Ensemble
1:00-2:00 p.m.Steve Manshel DuoSinger, Songwriter, Guitarist
3:00-4:00 p.m.David Smith Music

 

Center Stage

TimeGroupGenre
10:00-11:00 a.m.King CakeNew Orleans Music
12:00-1:00 p.m.Wild NightsClassic Rock Covers, Blues, Country Rock, Country
2:00-3:00 p.m.ElvisElvis Music
4:00-5:00 p.m.The SaucePopular Rock and Indie

 

Plaza Stage

TimeGroupGenre
9:30-10:00 a.m.Troupe SidysaanTrans-Cultural Fusion Dance and Performance Art Group
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.Sherwood Flute EnsembleFlute Ensemble
1:00-2:00 p.m.Steve Manshel DuoSinger, Songwriter, Guitarist
3:00-4:00 p.m.David Smith Music

 

Creation Station Schedule

TimeActivity
9:00-11:00 a.m.    Paper Bag Puppets
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.    Garden Bouquets
1:00-3:00 p.m.    Magic Wands
3:00-5:00 p.m.    Tube Creatures

 

Don't miss magic and fun entertainment provided by Funny Business and the Great Loudinin from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

TimeActivity
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.    Discovery Journal
12:00-2:00 p.m.    Troll and Fairy Houses
2:00-4:00 p.m.    Summer Crowns

 

Festival Parking and Free Shuttle Service

There are at least 1,600 parking spaces within walking distance to Lincoln Park. These include:

  • Weld County parking lots: 10th Street and 11th Street
  • Downtown Greeley Parking: Permit parking ends from Friday at 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. on Monday.

Take the free shuttle service provided by Greeley Evans Transit. The shuttles run about every ten minutes between Heath Middle School and Lincoln Park for the duration of the Arts Picnic. Shuttles are wheelchair accessible.

Contact Us

651 10th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80631

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Megan Weiler
Cultural Affairs Division Manager
P: (970) 350-9482
Megan.Weiler@greeleygov.com

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