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Three art shows take place in Loveland August 12 – 14 for the largest outdoor art show weekend. Below are details for each show, as well as the shuttle information.


33RD ANNUAL SCULPTURE IN THE PARK

Loveland Sculpture Shows, August 10-12, 2012: Sculpture in the Park, Benson Garden, Sculpture Invitational, Arts & Crafts Fair, Dairy Queen exhibition.

Heralded as one of the finest outdoor juried exhibitions of three-dimensional artwork in the United States, Sculpture in the Park showcases over 2,000 pieces of sculpture created by 160 sculptors from around the world. The event is majestically staged against the backdrop of the Rocky Mountains and attracts thousands of art lovers and collectors from across the country to Loveland’s Benson Sculpture Garden.

The second weekend of August, Benson Sculpture Garden is transformed by the Loveland High Plains Arts Council and their volunteers from a park into a beautiful setting for this outstanding exhibit. Highlights of Sculpture in the Park include Friday night’s Patron Party, a silent auction, and a Take Home a Piece of the Park exhibit with maquette editions of sculpture on permanent display in Benson Park.

Show hours are Saturday 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM, and Sunday 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Cost: $7


50TH ANNUAL ART IN THE PARK

Art in the Park 2This year is the 50th Annual Art in the Park sponsored by the Thompson Valley Art League! Our event this year will include musical performances and a food court along with our artist and artisan event.

Show hours are Saturday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and Sunday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Cost: Free


LOVELAND FINE ART AND WINE INVITATIONAL

Fine Art and WineThe Fine Art and Wine Festival will join the festivities in Loveland with a stunning outdoor gallery showcasing renowned artists from around the Country displaying thousands of original works in a wide variety of mediums and subject matter; Including life-size, monumental, medium and small sculpture in bronze, stone, metal, wood, glass and mixed media; spectacular paintings in acrylic, oil and water colors, mixed media on canvas; batiks, etchings, custom furnishings and home decor.

Show hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM


FREE SHUTTLES TO AND FROM THE SHOWS

Avoid the hassles of parking and catch a free shuttle to all three shows from any of the locations below. All Shuttle bus service to the Loveland Art Shows is free of charge. There are 5 shuttle bus locations throughout Loveland. Shuttle will drop you off at show locations on 29th street in Loveland. Shuttle will return you to your original pick up location

SHUTTLE SCHEDULE

Saturday August 13: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM (latest departure from the shows is at 7:00 PM)

Sunday August 14: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (latest departure from the shows is at 5:30 PM)

SHUTTLE LOCATIONS

Centerra: Massage Envy parking lot, Hwy 34

City of Loveland Service Center: Wilson entrance

King of Glory Lutheran Church: 29th and Wilson Ave.

Orhcards Shopping Center: Hwy 287 and 29th St. in parking lot

Towne Center King Soopers: Hwy 402, West of Taft in parking lot