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2014 Summer Music Series at the Beach – August

by July 10, 2014 » Add the first comment.
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The South Main Arts & Parks Trust is proud to host another year of free live music at The BEACH! Each year the bands get better and the crowds get bigger. This year’s line-up is composed of red hot talent from the swamps of South Carolina to the mountains of Leadville, CO. The events will [...] Read more »

2014 Summer Music Series at the BEACH – JULY

by July 3, 2014 » Add the first comment.
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  The South Main Arts & Parks Trust is proud to host another year of free live music at The BEACH! Each year the bands get better and the crowds get bigger. This year’s line-up is composed of red hot talent from the swamps of South Carolina to the mountains of Leadville, CO. The events [...] Read more »

4th Annual Artwalk a Big Success

by December 31, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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The 4th Annual Buena Vista Artwalk took place downtown on December 15th, including at numerous locations throughout South Main. The art was amazing, the turnout was great, and this year the live music was taken to a new level. Thanks to Chaffee County Council on the Arts and all who made this wonderful event happen [...] Read more »

Artisan Metalwork Adorns 703 Buzz Blvd

by September 26, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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Here in South Main, we love real, durable materials, and we love the craftspeople who work with them to create something beautiful and enduring. So it is certainly an inspiration to see the incredible metalwork at the recently-completed 703 Buzz Boulevard, created by local artisans Alf’s Blacksmith and Millstream Metalworks. [For more on the owners [...] Read more »

Take a Watercolor Workshop with Rock Run Gallery’s Nora Larimer!

by February 26, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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Want to learn or improve your watercolor painting in a stunning mountain setting? Artist Norah Larimer of South Main’s Rock Run Gallery is offering a number of Plein Air watercolor workshops in 2012. These workshops will focus on outdoor painting in the beautiful Arkansas Valley near Buena Vista, Colorado and will [...] Read more »

Come to the 3rd Annual Holiday Artwalk!

by December 1, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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In 2009 the first annual Artwalk was a grassroots event started a handful of neighbors in South Main. It was a popular and beautiful evening (check out the photo gallery here). Last year the event expanded to include spaces and activities outside of South Main as well, once again making for some great photos. This [...] Read more »

Up to 50% off Designer Jeans at Mtn Bohemian this Weekend!

by November 22, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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Mountain Bohemian, a lifestyle boutique at 900 South Main Street, is hosting a 2-day designer jean sale not to be missed! This Friday and Saturday, November 25th and 26th, head to MoBo to get up to 50% off denim brands like Miss Chic, Flying Monkey, Bill Canyon, LA Idol, Machine and many more (see the [...] Read more »

Mountain Bohemian Opens on South Main!

by March 31, 2011 » Add the second comment.
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We’re thrilled to announce the soft opening April 1st at 11am of Mountain Bohemian, a lifestyle boutique located at 900 South Main Street! It is owned by Keith and Evelyn Baker, also owners of The Trailhead outdoor store. “Ever since we moved here seven years ago,” Evelyn told me, “One of the first things [...] Read more »

Why Beauty Matters [Video]

by January 20, 2011 » Add more comments.
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We can no longer afford to build ugly, soulless towns, and philosopher Roger Scruton explains why in this BBC program. It is a comprehensive explanation of how our relationship to beauty has evolved in modern society. It convincingly articulates how the timeless principles of art and architecture have been abandoned for the new ideal of [...] Read more »

Art Walk a Smashing Success

by December 21, 2010 » Add more comments.
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By all accounts, the 2nd annual Holiday Art Walk was a great success Saturday evening. Art, live music and refreshments were served up in Rock Run Gallery, 3 other spaces in South Main, and at the Jailhouse Gallery, located next to Mothers Bistro on East Main Street. Locals and lots of visitors appreciated having a nice night out to be social, and it’s so great to see a growing art community in BV come together to offer such a cool community event!

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