Art on the Avenue

Experience Old Colorado City's history and local culture through Art.

Stroll down West Colorado Avenue, Old Colorado City, just two miles west of Colorado Springs downtown area and discover a dozen diverse art galleries along with a mix of family-owned shops, boutiques, restaurants, cafes and inviting Bed and Breakfasts for accommodations.

Welcome to the Art Alliance community site!

Old Colorado City’s galleries and their owners bring you information and data about events and art related news taking place in Old Colorado City, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Art on the Avenue is a program established to identify, plan and manage opportunities as benefit events for the purpose of educating and inspiring people of all ages about quality visual arts and culture in the Pikes Peak Region.


Mark Your Calendar and Visit Frequently

You will find more than a dozen galleries in Old Colorado City on the Avenue open year-round. From April to December the galleries and generous sponsors bring art-enthusiasts a monthly ArtWalk, free of charge, with new collections on the first Friday of the month. Sign up for email and news alerts at individual galleries to receive reminders and mark your calendar with important dates.

For a quick overview of each gallery participating in the Art Alliance events or individual openings, check out each gallery and the event pages. We look forward to having you return to learn what new events and changes  are taking place with the Art Alliance and Art on the Avenue!



“Where the spirit does not work with the hand there is no art” 

- Leonardo da Vinci