Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20th
Located in beautiful Historic Downtown Golden on 11th Street between Maple and Arapahoe.
Open both days from 10:00am – 5:00pm

The 27th Annual Golden Fine Arts Festival, presented by the Golden Chamber of Commerce, is one of the largest and most prestigious juried art shows in the country.  The 2-day Festival features over 130 artists from 20 states, including many from Colorado. Artists will be juried in various media categories such as painting, sculpture, jewelry, and photography. The GFAF has free admission and will include food vendors, live music, locally brewed beer, and free art activities for children. We invite you to join us for this wonderful art show located adjacent to beautiful Clear Creek.

2016 winners

Thank you to all the artists that participated in our Golden Fine Arts Festival! It was great seeing all the familiar faces and the many new ones too! Below are the 2017 ribbon winners, congratulations to you all! 


BEST OF SHOW: John Charbonneau (Photography)
BEST OF COLORADO:Michele Ledoux (Mixed Media)
1ST PLACE WINNERS: First
Michael McKee (2D), Carol Long (Ceramics), Barbara Holloway (Fiber Arts), Scott Gamble (Glass), Pam Caidin (Jewelry), Marilyn Endres (Mixed Media), Mark Johnson (Painting), Steve Keating (Photography), Gary Johnson (Sculpture)

2ND PLACE WINNERS: Johanna Mueller (2D), Leah Simmons-DeCapio (Ceramics), Beth Erlund (Fiber Arts), Bruce Stowell (Glass), Harry Roa (Jewelry), Robyn Hanna (Mixed Media), Karen Heber (Painting), David Gil (Photography), Tim Niewiadonski (Sculpture)


Photo by Samantha Hille

Thanks to our Supporting Sponsors:

Fine Arts Sponsors