This year in Steamboat the All Arts Festival is August 19-22. This is the Yampa Valley’s 2nd Annual All Arts Festival, so come to Steamboat Springs to enjoy the arts, culture and beauty that this fun filled event brings! This event is one of the newest and most collaborative event in Steamboat. It is a total of four days long that highlights the amazing arts and culture in the Yampa Valley while featuring nationally-renowned artists as well. This festival includes dancing, vocalist, musicians, visual, literary and culinary arts, there even is experiential and educational classes/workshops that will be available all weekend and open to all levels.

Schedule of activities & events for this year’s 2010 All Arts Festival

Thursday, August 19th

Noon-2pm Steamboat Writer’s Weekly Writing Group, 1-4pm Guided Yampa River Botanic Park Tours, 1-7pm Elevation Dance Studio Open House, 5-8pm ArtRush Tour (through local art galleries), 7pm Georges Bizet’s Carmen (sung by Metropolitan Opera cast members)

Friday, August 20th

10am-6pm Yampa River Art Stroll, 5:30-7pm Noted Wyoming Author Mark Spragg-Interview and Reading of Bone Fire-followed by signing, 5:30pm Emmitt-Nershi Band Free Summer Concert Series (Howelsen Hill Amphitheater), 7pm Alamar Free Foreign Film at the Depot, 8pm Asleep at the Wheel (at the Strings Music Pavilion)

Saturday, August 21st

10am-6pm Yampa River Art Stroll, 3pm Golden Dragon Acrobats (at the Strings Music Pavilion), 6-9pm Vino Verde (at Howelsen Place), 7:30pm Dirty Deeds at the Depot, 8pm Golden Dragon Acrobats (at the Strings Music Pavilion)

Sunday, August 22nd

10am-3pm Yampa River Art Stroll, 10am-2pm Artists’ Studio Tours, 3pm Block Party at the Depot, 3pm Emerald City Opera presentation

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