Creative District

Colorado Creative Industries Summit in Salida will feature locally sourced food

The Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) Summit in Salida May 1-2, 2014 will feature locally sourced food as part of its menu for the Summit. The City of Salida received a $3,000 sponsorship from the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) Heritage and Agritourism Program to celebrate the rich agricultural offering of the region. The sponsorship allowed the […]

Salida Creative District will Host Open House during CCI Summit

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) will hold their annual Summit ‘Creative Convergence’ in Salida Thursday, May 1 and Friday, May 2, 2014. This is just 33 days away! Early bird registration ends today, March 28. Register to attend at: http://www.coloradocreativeindustries.org/summit The annual Summit will bring more than 300 artist-entrepreneurs, owners of creative sector businesses, nonprofit & […]

Call for Entries: Creative Bike Racks

Call for Entries: Creative Bike Racks

The City of Salida, LiveWell Chaffee County and Salida Creative District are opening a Call for Entries for an artist/artists, contractors, architects, or designers to design and construct a total of 4 bikes racks for the Creative District. The City is partnering with LiveWell Chaffee County on the funding of these bike racks. The City […]

A Special Creative Thursday March 6th: Intermediate WordPress with Mark Wiard

A Special Creative Thursday March 6th: Intermediate WordPress with Mark Wiard

The Salida Creative District welcomes back Mark Wiard to teach a special Creative Thursday class “Intermediate WordPress” on Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 1-5pm at the SteamPlant Annex, 220 W. Sackett Ave. Space is limited. Please RSVP at http://bit.ly/1erRaP2 or call Emily at 719-530-2628 … more »

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) Summit May 1-2 in Salida

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI), a division of the state’s Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT), will bring their annual Summit to Salida Thursday & Friday, May 1-2, 2014.  The 3rd annual event is a two-day conference that will bring approximately 300 creative entrepreneurs, emerging creatives, municipal and non-profit cultural workers, and creative district […]

Salida's Creative District featured on KUNC

Salida’s Creative District featured on KUNC

Community Radio of Northern Colorado did a piece on Salida’s Creative District! View here: http://kunc.org/post/salida-draws-artistic-capital-creative-district  more »

The Salida Creative District presents second Creative Mondays discussion November 4

The Salida Creative District presents the second class in its Creative Mondays series on Monday, November 4, 2013 from 6:00-7:30pm at the SteamPlant Annex, 220 W. Sackett. Lyle Latvala, Small Business Development Business Development (SBDC) Counselor and Cotopaxi High School teacher will lead an interactive discussion titled “Real World Steps to Make Your Creative Business […]

2013 Salida Creative District Strategic Plan

Salida City Council adopted the 2013 Salida Creative District Strategic Plan and logo at the Council meeting on October 1, 2013 via a non-binding resolution. The document will serve as a guide for future planning and projects in the Creative District. On March 30, 2012 Salida’s historic downtown was selected as one of only two […]

Public Workshop on the Creative District Strategic Plan on July 23

Mark your calendars, and plan to join us on Tuesday, July 23 for a public workshop to discuss the draft for the Creative District Strategic Plan. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the SteamPlant Ballroom, 220 W. Sackett Ave. In March 2012, Salida’s historic downtown was selected as one of only two inaugural […]

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 […]