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43rd Annual Arts Picnic Brings Artisans, Crafters, and Entertainment to Greeley’s Historic Lincoln Park

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The 43rd annual Arts Picnic returns to Greeley’s historic Lincoln Park for a weekend filled with crafters, artisans, food, and entertainment, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 30, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 31.

Admission to the event is free. Information including parking, shuttle service, and an event map are available at

More than 160 Arts and Crafts Vendors

Arts Picnic draws crafters and artisans from across the country, selling unique items from pottery and paintings to soaps and sculptures. All items are hand-made and one-of-a-kind.

If you can’t make the event, be sure to check the Arts Picnic webpage for more information about their online marketplace at

Food Court, Beer Garden, and Entertainment for the Whole Family

Shoppers can fuel up with a wide selection of food booths including Greek, Mexican, Middle Eastern, Italian, and American BBQ, while those 21 and older can cool off in the Beer Garden.

Arts Picnic features a Kids Creation Station with face painting, make n’ take craft supplies, and hand-on musical activities.

As in previous years, attendees enjoy continuous live entertainment from roving buskers to main stage performers as well as magicians and balloon artists for the kids. Visit for the full entertainment schedule.   

Friday Night Kick-off Event

Join the Arts Picnic kick-off concert event in conjunction with Greeley’s Downtown Development Authority from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 29 at the 9th Street Plaza. Enjoy music from Colorado’s popular funk group, Funkiphino, free popcorn, visual entertainment, and a go-cup entertainment area.

Major sponsors for the 2022 Arts Picnic event include Guild Mortgage Company, Credit Union of Colorado, McDonald Toyota, Rev Chiropractic, Northern Colorado Health Alliance, Phelps-Tointon Inc., Xcel Energy, and Renewal by Anderson.

The City of Greeley’s Arts Picnic is an annual two-day event in historic Lincoln Park, featuring artisans and crafters from across the country, food vendors, children’s activities, and continuous live entertainment.



Release Date:
Jul 22, 2022

Geoff Havens, curator of historic sites


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