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Starting September 1st, LDDA Office Hours will be as follows: Monday - Thursday 10:00- 4:30, and Friday by appointment only.

2nd Friday "Dia de los Muertos / Fall Crawl" in Downtown Longmont


PAST DATES AND TIMES

  • Friday, Oct 9, 2020 6pm - 9pm

LOCATION: Downtown Longmont


2nd Fridays in the Longmont Creative District are a celebration of art, culture, and community! Check back often for more details on art exhibition openings, events, sales, and the October 2nd Friday theme, Dia de los Muertos / Fall Crawl!

Day of the Dead Exhibit Opening Invocation - Firehouse Art Center 

Roosevelt Park Pavilion / October 9th, 2020 / 6PM - 7PM

The Firehouse Art Center Dia de los Muertos Exhibit opening- Grupo Azteca Tlahuitzcalli Invocation and Gigantes Procession

* Please secure tickets at Eventbrite to attend event. 

Día de los Muertos 2020 "Our Past and Present" - Firehouse Art Center 

Firehouse Art Center / Opening & Celebration October 9th / 6PM - 10PM

Beginning with a Day of the Dead Invocation led by Grupo Azteca Tlahuitzcalli, the 2nd Friday opening will offer an in person celebration as well as an online livestream event. We invite you to join us, meet our artists, and to bid on our Catrina Painting Auction.

Self Guided Downtown Ofrenda & Gigante Walking Tour 

Downtown Longmont Business Displays / Friday, October 9 - Sunday, November 1, 2020 

For the seventh year in a row, Downtown Longmont businesses will host Day of the Dead ofrendas (altar) and gigante displays throughout the Downtown district. Starting on 2nd Friday, October 9, maps for self-guided walking tours will be offered at downtown businesses and inside the LDDA office at 320 Main Street. 

Altars and gigantes will be on display inside businesses from October 9 through November 1.  

For a self-guided tour anytime, visitors can pick up an altar and gigante map from Downtown businesses or download a printable map (coming soon). 

2nd Friday Grand Opening - Bricks Retail

Pop-Up Longmont at 320 Main St. / Friday, October 9th / 5PM - 9PM

Brand New to Downtown Longmont - a retail store featuring Colorado local goods and gifts! Over 15 vendors and growing! Come join us in celebrating our local community!

Used Book Emporium Book Sale! 

Used Book Emporium / Friday, October 9th / 5PM - 8PM

Come check out the ofrenda at Used Book Emporium, and enjoy their sale of 20% off all USED arts & crafts book and cookbooks!