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Downtown Boulder is pleased to announce that the 2016 Downtown Boulder Fall Fest will feature Firefly Handmade Market in lieu of our traditional art show.  Applications will be available beginning May 27, 2016.  Visit Firefly's website for more details.

Join us for the Pearl Street Arts Fest each July on the Pearl Street Mall. The event is juried and artists must display works of their own concept and execution.  All work must be original and produced by the exhibiting artist.  No imports, kits, commercial molds or resale.

July: Pearl Street Arts Fest.  Saturday & Sunday, July 16 - 17, 2016
The application deadline for 2016 has passed. Please join us in 2017 - the application will be available in October 2016.

The deadline for 2016 band submissions has passed.  Please check back in October for 2017 booking information.

Please Note: Downtown Boulder does not accept email or phone solicitations from bands. 

The 2015 Lights of December Parade will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2015.  The parade is now full and we are no longer taking float applications.  If you would like to be placed on a waiting list please email Event Coordinator Katie Knorr at

If you have any questions about participating in Downtown Boulder events, please contact our events department:


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