The Green Box Arts Festival is held annually in the beautiful town of Green Mountain Falls, bringing art, dance, concerts, classes, camps, and fun community events for residents and visitors to enjoy. The festival has grown each year and annually attracts more than 1,000 attendees.
A selection of past participants include world-renowned installations 1.8 Green Mountain Falls by Janet Echelman, The Musical Swings by Daily tous les jours; illuminated installations Field of Light and Tepees by Bruce Munro; Footprint in Green by famed stick sculptor Patrick Dougherty. Additionally, artwork from installation artists Jason Willaford, Tomás Saraceno and Spencer Finch, as well as sculptors Olafur Eliasson, Ben Roth, and Jason Hackenwerth, and photographer Kenneth Snelson have been showcased. Numerous concerts have been played by the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony; Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Super Band; Kyle Dillingham and Horseshoe Road; de Coda, the affiliate ensemble of Carnegie Hall; a world premiere of new work by composer Timothy Takach; folk band Haunted Wind Chimes; and Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles. Dance troupes that have performed include Larry Keigwin’s KEIGWIN + COMPANY, the American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, the Oklahoma City Ballet, Houston’s METdance company, tap dancer Leo Manzari, and ballroom duo Antonina Skobina and Denys Drozdyuk.
We are excited to announce 2020 Green Box Arts Festival will take place from FRI / JUNE 26 through SAT / JULY 4 in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado. Check out our tentative calendar of events to see what we have planned for 2020!
The 2020 Green Box Arts Festival will be offering a variety of youth and adult workshops throughout the week, along with dance performances, music concerts and an array of community events.