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The Canvas
June 29, 2010
Terry Adams picLet's do it!

We work 362 days leading up to the 3-days of the Cherry Creek Arts Festival, and we're ready to put on a tremendous show for all of the 350,000 expected patrons.

To all of our exhibiting artists: safe travels to you, and best wishes for a great show with us!

To all of our sponsors, non-profit partners, volunteers, patrons and donors: thank you in advance for all of your support thus far and for your hard work this coming weekend!

Our sincere ART-felt thanks for being with us... Together through Art.

Sincerely,
Terry Adams
Executive Director, Cherry Creek Arts Festival

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What's new for 2010: Part 2
ART OF FITNESS
Join us July 3rd, 4th, and 5th for "Festival Mornings on Fillmore Plaza" at the Janus Main Stage featuring the Art of Fitness!  Healthy fun for the whole family will take place daily from 8:00am to 10:00am and will include Tai Chi, Chinese Yoga, Zumba, Hula-hooping and more!  In partnership with the Colorado Governor's Council for Physical Fitness, this year's "Art of Fitness" activities will feature an attempt at the American record for the largest Tai Chi demonstration on July 4th morning at 9:00am!

LIVE ON-SITE NEWS AND SPECIALS
CCAF patrons will now be able to stay up to date with the latest news, performances, weather and more via Twitter. Patrons will be able to have updates sent to their phones via text or through the brand new CCAF Application for iPhone. To receive CCAF twitter updates by text message,  text "follow cherryarts" to 40404 or visit http://www.twitter.com/cherryarts.

FREE iPHONE APP - COMING SOON!
Attention all iPhone and iPod touch users! You can now have a quick and up-to-date way to get festival highlight information including fast facts, stage schedules, live twitter & video podcast feeds and more! The FREE iPhone app will be available at iTunes by searching for "cherryarts".

SPIRIT LOUNGE presented by BACARDI
Kids have Artivity Avenue, and adults have the all-new Spirit Lounge! Relax in the shade and groovy comforts while enjoying Bacardi Torched Cherry Mojitos and other refreshing cocktails!

FAST FACTS

When: The 20th Anniversary CCAF takes place July 3, 4, 5, 2010

Friday, July 2    7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
FREE Artist Preview Event: Clayton Street Only
Along with a "sneak peek" at 29 of the 230 Visual Artists, the event will enjoy the talents of Barry Shapiro and The Fazz Band, playing a blend of Folk Rock with a splash of Jazz.

Saturday, July 3   10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Festival Nights on Fillmore Plaza 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 4   10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Monday, July 5   10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Accessibility Hour: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 

Join us July 3, 4, 5: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 
Festival Mornings on Fillmore Plaza: The Art of Fitness

Where: Denver's Cherry Creek North Shopping District, from 2nd to 3rd Avenues, on the six streets between Clayton and Steele Streets.

How to get there:
 

BIKE: Go green and healthy- ride your bike to the Cherry Creek Arts Festival! Valet parking for bikes is available at two "corrals": 3rd Ave & Steele St, and 2nd Ave and Detroit St. A suggested $2 donation for bicycle valet parking contributes to our participating non-profit's mission, BikeDenver.

Denver B-Cycle Locations: FOUR locations to serve you in Cherry Creek! Learn more at: http://denver.bcycle.com. Denver B-cycle is the first large-scale municipal bike sharing system in the United States.

CAR: There are three $5 "Festival Premier Parking" on-site locations, each benefitting the Arts Festival: 1) the Janus Capital Group building garage at 151 Detroit, 2) The Clayton Lane garage at 2nd and Columbine and 3) The Whole Foods parking structure at 2nd and University. The Cherry Creek Shopping center offers free parking. Please observe all City of Denver parking signs in the neighborhood surrounding the festival.


Elevate your Arts Festival Experience!

An elegant way to celebrate your 4th of July weekend,
and a great gift for friends,
family and visiting guests!





Tickets limited to 100 patrons. Click here to learn more!
Please join us for Denver's
Art Patron Event of the Season
!

Honoring 2010 Distinguished Patrons:
Jack Finlaw, Carol Hiller, Emanuel Martinez,
Cleo Parker Robinson and Maruca Salazar



Tickets available by CLICKING HERE

  OFFICIAL SPONSORS
2010 sponsors v2 

 
In This Issue
- VOTE FOR ART
- What's New Part 2
- Fast Facts
- Festival VIP Club
- Opening Gala: 12 seats left
Quick Links
Exhibiting Artists
Sponsors
Volunteer Information
Festival Store
Interact with CCAF
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Twitter
IMPORTANT:
Follow us on Twitter
for ongoing & on-site news, weather, specials & discounts!
BE SURE to enable
Twitter alerts to your phone!

Call for Volunteers
2010 volunteer frame
We could not do it without you!

www.CherryArts.org/Volunteer
 
The Cherry Creek Arts Festival is a 501c3 non-profit organization and is eligible for many volunteer & community service credit hour programs.
Watch Videos
2010 Podcast
Entertaining sneak-peek
video podcasts!

Don't miss our robust collection of videos debuting our 2010 Visual Artists and more!

Click above or
SUBSCRIBE HERE

More events by CCAF




August 13, 14, 15, 2010
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Visit Telluride Promotion:
ENTER & WIN!

Enter and win lodging,
lift tickets, guided outdoor excursions, FESTIVAL TICKETS and more!

Telluride Festival of the Arts
Early bird tickets and
Lodging specials
TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE!


Follow
Telluride Festival of the Arts on FACEBOOK!



August 20, 21, 2010
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SAVE THE DATE & LEARN MORE

Follow Cherry Creek North Food & Wine on FACEBOOK!

Call for Restaurants:
Cherry Creek North restaurants are invited to participate in
The Grand Tasting
-the signature event of the weekend!
CLICK HERE to send letter of interest.

Photos
 
Click photo above to see our CCAF photo media!
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UPCOMING EVENTS

June 29: CCAF Charity Art Auction launches online at http://www.cherryartsauction.org
June 29: Festival Preview Celebration TONIGHT! (Invitation Only)
July 2:    Opening Gala
July 3, 4, 5: Cherry Creek Arts Festival
August 13, 14, 15: Telluride Festival of the Arts
August 20, 21: Cherry Creek North Food and Wine
TOGETHER THROUGH ART

The Cherry Creek Arts Festival 501c3 non-profit mission is to provide access
to a broad array of arts experiences and support art education in Colorado.
Learn more about our mission based education programs!
Janus Student Art Buying Program
Mobile Art Gallery Program
African Rhthym Synergy Program

CONTACT INFORMATION

Website: www.CherryArts.org
2 Steele Street, Suite B-100
Denver, CO 80206 USA
(303) 355-2787
Email your questions