What: Day of the Dead Celebration
When: November 02, 2019 at 2:00pm
Saturday, November 2, 2–6 pm; free admission
NEW LOCATION IN DOWNTOWN LONGMONT at the intersection of 4th Avenue and Kimbark Street
The Longmont Museum is joining forces with the Firehouse Art Center, Longmont Downtown Development Authority, and El Comité de Longmont to bring you the biggest and best Día de los Muertos celebration Longmont has ever seen—all held downtown! Live music and dancing, sugar-skull decorating, traditional food, altars, craft making, Catrina face painting, and so much more! Come dressed in your finest calaca (skeleton) apparel! Park downtown or take the free shuttle from the Museum so
you can see the exhibit too.
6:15–7 pm; free
Join a procession of dozens of gigantes, traditional giant puppets made by local artists. We will depart from the Family Fiesta and walk through downtown Longmont, ending at the stage on 4th Avenue and Kimbark Street.
7:30–11 pm; $15 general admission
The party moves to the Dickens Opera House for the night, decorated with candles, marigolds, and traditional papel picado. Get your face painted as a Catrina at the Family Fiesta and get ready to dance, dance, dance! Buy tickets at dickensoperahouse.com.
What: 1st Annual Canvas Carnival
When: August 17, 2019 at 4:00pm
Where: Grossen Bart Brewery, 1025 Delaware Ave.
Join the Firehouse Art Center for a fun filled event with 5+ working artist, food vendors, games and activities for the whole family at Grossen Bart Brewery in Longmont, CO. Face painting, interactive art activities, music, beer and more!
Cost: $5.00 suggested donation
Percentage of beer sales to benefit the Firehouse Art Center