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

February 2nd Friday: Longmont Loves Local!


  • Friday, Feb 14, 2020 5pm - 9pm

LOCATION: Downtown Longmont

2nd Friday in the Longmont Creative District in Downtown Longmont lands on Valentines Day this February! Join us as we celebrate love, Longmont, & everything local! 

Art Openings, Events, and Sales in Downtown Longmont this 2nd Friday 

100 Block 

Bootstrap Brewing Company 

Stop into Bootstrap Brewing for the Ravin’Wolf Valentines Day Bash at Bootstrap!

200 Block 

Georgia Boys BBQ 

Catch Many Mountains February 14th during the Georgia Boys Winter Music Series!

300 Block 

The Speakeasy

Grab your special someone and head to The Speakeasy for an evening for their weekly Friday Night Dance Party, Valentine's Day Special!

Java Stop

Step into JavaStop to discover art in small spaces! JavaStop is now displaying work from local creatives Anna-Liza Armfield and Tyler Smith in addition to their delectable cafe offerings, check it out!

Old Town Marketplace

Old Town Marketplace has long been a avid supporter of local businesses and creatives in our community. Join the LDDA and Old Town Marketplace as we celebrate the February 2nd Friday theme "Longmont Loves Local" and creativity at Old Town Marketplace as our February 2nd Friday Creative Hub! Stop by  to partake in a fun "I Heart Local" craft, learn more about what's happening throughout Downtown Longmont this 2nd Friday, and check out the pop-up by local artist Jaime Chihuan! 

Stop by from 6 to 7:30 pm to create a conversation heart sharing what you love about Longmont, and you can be entered for the chance to win a $50 Downtown Longmont gift card! Activity sponsored by Obra Arts, a local creative arts studio located inside of Old Town Marketplace.

Used Book Emporium

Meet authors Tina Newcomb and Dawn Annis!

The Walnut Gallery

Stop into The Walnut Gallery to discover the latest art in the gallery, and enjoy a drink at the bar inside!

St. Vrain Cidery

Join St. Vrain Cidery for your pick of events! 
Valentine's Day Dessert & Cider Pairing from 6-9PM
or 2nd Fridays at St. Vrain Cidery! Cider & Ceramics! 6-8:30PM

Longtucky Spirits 

Couples Love Boat Tour

Let us be your guide on Valentines Day with a couples focused tour and cocktail class. Learn how to make two different cocktails that contain aphrodisiac ingredients to ramp up those warm, fuzzy feelings. RSVP required!

400 Block 

Firehouse Art Center 

Join Firehouse Art Center for the opening of "Don't Panic", the newest instillation by artist in residence Chelsea Gilmore Art.

The Great Frame Up

Stop into The Great Frame Up and discover the latest art in the gallery!

Cactus Coven 

Head upstairs to Cactus Coven for their Valentines Day event! They will be hosting tattoo flash event by their talented team of women tattoo artists, plus will host a Valentines pop-up store with cards, candles, magic oils, and lingerie for purchase! Stop by and create your very own valentines day card for just $5!

La Vita Bella Cafe
Enjoy a drink from the cafe, the art on the walls, and community at La Vita Bella Cafe!

Catch Alfonzo Live At LaVita Bella The Renaissance Room, a collective bringing R&B & Funk vibes, $5 cover.

Dry Land Distillers

Bring your sweetheart to Dry Land Distillers on Valentine's Day and enjoy free handmade red velvet cheesecake bites, hand-dipped chocolate strawberries from Robin Chocolates, and handmade chocolates from LVB Cafe. Purchase cocktails for two and enjoy the sweet desserts! First come, first served from 3 pm until 8 pm, so get here early.

Kitchen Company Longmont

Stop into Kitchen Company for 2nd Friday Free Demo- Chocolate Dipped Strawberries, featured local Colorado products, and a free Chocolove candy bar with each purchase of $10 or more!

500 Block

Crackpots Pottery Studio

Join Crackpots Pottery for their adults only Valentine's Dessert Date Night, where you can paint your own pottery and enjoy desserts while doing so! Reserve your spot now before they sell out!

Christ Church International

Stop into Inner Court Creative gallery and discover the latest art! 

Ivy Rose Longmont

The first 14 customers during the 2nd Friday evening will receive a free Ivy Rose T-shirt with their purchase!

600 Block aka Magical AF Block

Convivium Marketplace

Convivium Marketplace will be hosting guitarist Oliver Strong and offering free drink samples all evening long!

Magic Fairy Gifts

Get a free Tarot reading and discover the local artisan products available at Magic Fairy Gifts!