Erie Art Picnic

The inaugural Erie Art Picnic is an event where the community and artists can celebrate...and expERIEence art in all its forms!  Artists of all mediums will be on hand to talk about art and some will even demonstrate how they create their pieces.  Join us for art demonstrations, activities for kids, an interactive community art project and more!

The 2019 event is all wrapped up!  Thank you to all of our partners and vendors for a successful Inaugural Art Picnic.  Keep an eye out for information for our 2020 event!

A special thank you to the Erie Creative Collective, Sherwin Williams, County Line Lumber Co., Glassmith2, Erie Rotary Club and Recess Factory!

Contact Us

  1. Erie Parks & Recreation Department


    450 Powers St.
    P.O. Box 1110
    Erie, CO 80516

    Ph: 303-926-2550
    Fx: 303-828-0661

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The Event

Something for Everyone at the Erie Art Picnic

  • What types of artists will be at this event?
    We have artists ranging from painters, sculptures, stained glass and fiber art to performance artists, food art and screen printers!  Some artists will be selling their creations during the event. 
  • Will there drinks available?
    Yes!  The Erie Rotary Club will be on hand selling beer and wine to attendees 21 and older.
  • Will there be food available?
    Absolutley!  Edge Gourmet Street Kitchen and Jimbeaux's Cajun Cuisine will be serving up a special menus crafted especially for the Erie Art Picnic.
  • What is the community art project?
    Our partners at the Erie Creative Collective have created a large easy-to-paint mural for attendees to paint on during the event.  YOU can be a part of the event by painting a portion of the mural.  The event will supply the paint and brushes, we just need your talent!  Preview the piece here!
  • Will there be activities for kids?
    You bet!  We'll have several tables/areas for kids to create their own pieces of art.

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For the Artists:

Artist submission applications closed July 5th, 2019.  Hopefully we will see you next year!