Presented by The Group, Inc.

Historic Downtown Fort Collins is home to a vibrant and active arts community!

Each month, these fine and “folk” art galleries display new showings and open their doors for this self-guided walking tour. The Gallery Walk takes place the first Friday of each month, from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.

Art Lab

Join us this Friday for Art of the Bike!


Bas Bleu Theatre

"Landscapes and Skyscapes in Silk and Wool" a fiber art exhibit by Master Silk Painter Phillippa Lack and Master Art Knitter Anna Kuzminsky.  

Opening Reception at Bas Bleu Theatre, 401 Pine Street, Fort Collins  from 5 -7:00pm Friday May 6th.  



Open for only one month, we will be participating in our first art walk this Friday from 6-9PM. We are all about color and originality at changeverything! Join us for beer, wine and appetizers as we present owner Greg Taylor's original seascapes and furniture design. 
We're a couple extra blocks from Old Town Square, but we think it will be worth your while to check us out. 


Community Creative Center

Join us for First Friday Gallery Walk at the Community Creative Center. SAVA presents their "Faces" exhibit and the Artists Association of Northern Colorado presents their "Spring Show."  


Fort Collins Museum of Art

Please join us on Friday, May 6 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm for the close of the Kaiser Permanente Masks 2016 exhibition. This is the museum's annual fundraising event where the masks, created by local artists, are available to bid upon in the silent auction. You could own an original piece of art at the end of the evening! For more information please see the museum web site at or call the museum at 970-482-2787.


Buffalo Clover Trading Company Pop-up Shop & Ryan Matthew Photography


Global Village Museum

Half-priced Admission = Adults $2.50, Seniors/Students $1.50, Youth 50¢
A free Celtic harp performance and half-price admission to Chinese treasures equals a perfect Friday evening. Harpist Kris Hickman, sponsored by Magnolia Music Studio, will perform 6:30 - 8:30 pm on the Museum patio. Last chance to visit China’s Imperial Treasures at a discounted price. This stunning exhibit of exquisite art and artifacts ends June 18.


Illustrated Light

Join us to meet Lynnsey Jaensen & Devin Miyazaki for a Senior Capstone Exhibition.

Lynnsey & Devon will be exhibiting their custom designed jewelry.


Pinot’s Palette

Stop by Pinot's Palette to tour the studio and check out which new paintings we'll be offering in May while you enjoy a free wine sample!

The ACE Gallery

The ACE Gallery will present Lorna's Swingset as our band, lots of food, wine, and ADULT SNOW CONE COCKTAILS, May 6th 5-9PM. Also, we will have fine artists and crafters at the event selling their handmade items! Don't miss the BEST gallery walk EVER!!! 222 Pine Street, next to SWAMPGAS and in the ASMUS SIGN CENTER at 226 Pine Street! YAY!

The Fine Art and Frame Company

Wabi Sabi (223 Linden St.) will be hosting a gallery walk featuring several artists, including paintings by Susan Schiesser, fused glass by Mark Ditzler, skateboards by Mac Stanier and many others. There will also be complimentary hors d'oeuvres and drink specials (half off sake and wine, $5 Asian Mules and 2-for-1 sake bombs) during the event.

Tula (1 Old Town Square) will be featuring local photographer Paul Berger with live music and special discounts during the event.

Apricot Lane (119 W. Oak St.) will be showing Colorado artist Paulette Brodeur. There will be complimentary wine, live music and 15% off the highest ticketed price in any purchase during gallery walk.

Trimble Court Artisans

Trimble Court Artisans presents THE ALL NEW CROW SHOW - a collection of hand carved crows created by JEANNIE ESSLING. Opening Reception: First Friday, June 3rd, 6-9PM. For more information visit: #trimblecourt and #focogalleries. Store Hours: Mon-Sat: 10-8; Sun: 11-5.  

  • Bas Bleu presents award-winning theater that inspires artist and audience alike in an intimate salon

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Bas Bleu Theatre Company & Gallery Bleu
    401 Pine Street
  • Promoting the art of photography by supporting the growth of creative artists through exhibitions an

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    The Center for Fine Art Photography
    400 N College Ave
  • Unique working studio of award-winning local artist Coleen Cosner

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Coco Artist Studio
    11 Old Town Square
  • We are your creative hub.

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Downtown Artery
    252 Linden Street
  • The Fine Art & Frame Company excels in meeting your art and framing needs.

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    The Fine Art and Frame Company
    119 West Oak
  • The mission of the Fort Collins Museum of Art is to engage our community in cultural experiences tha

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Fort Collins Museum of Art
    201 S College
  • Dedicated to showcasing international folk art.

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures
    200 W Mountain Ave
  • Landscape and nature photography

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Illustrated Light Gallery
    1 Old Town Square #103
  • Lincoln Center Gallery presents exhibitions of contemporary art

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    The Lincoln Center
    417 West Magnolia Street
  • A high quality full service art gallery and custom framery.

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Old Town Art and Framery
    173 N. College Avenue
  • Featuring art and fine craft from over 50 local artists. We're right up your alley since 1971.

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Trimble Court Artisans
    118 Trimble Court
  • Community Creative Center

    Something new every week - a gallery and performance space presented by local artists

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Community Creative Center
    200 Mathews Street
  • Enjoy an unforgettable evening of fun, friends, and fine art!

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Pinot’s Palette
    159 W. Mountain Avenue
  • Vintage and boutique goods

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    Walnut Creek
    222 Walnut Street
  • You finally have control over how many people will see your work at Art Country Emporium!

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    The Ace Gallery
    222 Pine Street
  • Come discover a space in Fort Collins that you never knew existed at The Merchant Room.

    Read More Add to your DOFOCO
    The Merchant Room
    222 Walnut Street

Annual Sponsors

Event Official Sponsors

Media Partners