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Lisa Downing & Lee Bartley piano concert tomorrow postponed

The Lisa Downing & Lee Bartley concert at the Steamplant that was scheduled for tomorrow evening has been postponed. We will update when the event is rescheduled. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. Thank you more »

Creative District Branding Initiative Request for Proposal

City of Salida Creative District Branding Initiative Request for Proposal   To all prospective Bidders: The City of Salida is soliciting proposals to assist the City in preparing a comprehensive branding initiative for the Salida Creative District. The firm or individual should have experience in solid market research (both qualitative and quantitative), strategic planning, corporate […]

Salida Creative District Moving Forward

The Salida Creative District is moving forward with some very creative ideas! At a public meeting Oct. 24, 2012 Marcie Erion with the city of Loveland facilitated the start of our strategic planning process with about 100 local attendees at the SteamPlant. Together we identified assets, barriers and successes for Salida’s creative district. We took the […]

City Seeks Creative Ideas for Bridge/Crossing

The City of Salida is looking for an artist/artists, contractors, architects, or designers to design and construct a pedestrian bridge or crossing to connect the existing sidewalk in front of the SteamPlant across Ditch Creek.  The City will install a stamped concrete brick crosswalk to connect the new crossing to the existing sidewalk to the […]

Salida Artwalk Featured on PBS

Rocky Mountain PBS featured Salida Artwalk! Congrats to all the artists, organizers and community members for putting on this wonderful event 20 years running. Follow this link to view the video! Rocky Mountain PBS Summer Arts Festival more »

City Designates Creative District

By: Michael Varnum, Salida SteamPlant Director The creativity of Salida’s community drew me to the city, first as a visitor, and later as a permanent resident. Our small Colorado municipality is recognized as a state leader in the arts. This is greatly due to our community’s commitment to emphasizing our existing historic downtown as a […]

Sounds of the Season at the SteamPlant!

Sounds of the Season are coming to the SteamPlant! The Alpine Orchestra presents its fall concert this Saturday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the SteamPlant Theater. Selected performances include Overture by William Tell, “March of the Toys” from Babes in Toyland and “Prelude” from Hansel and Gretel. The concert is free and open to […]

‘Thank You to Friends of the SteamPlant’

I encourage you to say a hearty thank you to members of the Friends of the SteamPlant. This group of dedicated supporters from our community provides much needed support to the SteamPlant throughout the year. Thanks to their efforts, the SteamPlant presents cultural  and special events that benefit many causes in our community. The Friends […]

Fall events at the SteamPlant

An Evening of Movies & Inspiration…tonight from 7-10 p.m. Telluride MountainFilm on Tour and dZi Foundation presents films from the Telluride Mountainfilm festival, featuring outdoor adventure, mountaineering and environmental and social messages. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Salida Mountain Sports and the SteamPlant box office. This year the ArtWorks Registry Show, Valley […]