Sangres Art Guild

Westcliffe, CO

Arts Hullabaloo 2021

Friday – Sunday, October 1-3

The Sangres Art Guild, in partnership with Rebecca’s Fund and the Custer County Tourism Board hosts the 15th annual Arts Hullabaloo, October 1-3. Three days of Family Fun celebrating the Arts, showcasing visual arts, performing arts, musical arts and other arts.

Arts Hullabaloo returns with exciting new events and returning old favorites, all guaranteed to share the fun of creativity in kids of all ages. Participants will spend fun-filled, awe-inspiring, event-packed days filled with warm memories of our Valley.

Friday is chalk art day with visual history presentations and special prizes for best ‘History of Custer County’ chalk art.

Saturday in the Park returns with favorites like vendor’s showcasing various Arts & Crafts, Kids’ Face Painting, Quick Draw Competition with Models, Kids Paint Too, Roving Musicians, Dance, Entertainment and Fun. 

Sunday on the Bluff is a glorious time on the Bluff with family and friends. Hand decorated kite’s and paper plane’s.  Competitions, various family games.  A great day for family fun!


(The schedule will be updated periodically throughout the summer!)

Friday, October 1

History through Art:

  • A Visual history of Custer County
  • Who discovered Custer County?
  • What made Custer county what it is today?

Noon to 5:  Chalk Art Drawing

  • Individuals and families
  • Chalk and forms can be picked up at Greenstone Artworks.

Saturday, October 2

8:30-11:00: Artists Quick DrawJess Price Park

  • $200 1st Place, $100 2nd Place, $75 3rd Place awards
  • Peoples’ Choice Awards
  • Kids’ Category awards
  • Live models and interesting stuff to draw or paint

Noon to 4: Jess Price ParkVendors, Musicians throughout the day, and Creative Stations:

  • Face painting
  • Astronomy/Planet decorating
  • Art easels for acrylic painting
  • Balloon artist
  • Character drawing
  • Dance demos
  • Clowns
  • Scarf Decorating

Chalk Art continues until 2:30pm.

  • Award winners announced between 4 and 4:30 at 3rd Street Gallery Reception
  • Kids category and family category.

4:00pm – Reception at 3rd St. Gallery — Awards Announced.

Sunday, October 3

Noon to 4pm – On the Bluff:

  • Paper airplane decorating, building and flying
  • Kite decorating and flying
  • Fun and games