2018 Entertainment, Prizes and Kids' Events
2018 Entertainment Schedule
Line-up is subject to change.
Saturday, September 1
12:00 pm-1:00 pm John Spengler (Storyteller, Folk)
1:15 pm-2:15 pm A Pick a Stick & a Chick (Swing & Jazz)
2:30 pm-3:30 pm Daisy Daisy! (Suzanne Dillon & Sarah Hope-Alt Folk)
3:45 pm-5:00 pm Xanthe Alexis (Indie Folk)
Sunday, September 2
10:00 am-11:15 am Yoga with SunWater Spa with Kat Tudor
12:00 pm-1:00 pm First String Trio (String Classical & Tango Trio)
1:15 pm-2:15pm Ben Pratt (Aggressive Dinner Music)
2:30 pm-3:30 pm Skean Dubh (Celtic)
3:45 pm-5:00 pm Vegan Wolf (Blues)
Monday, September 3
10:00 am-11:15 am Yoga with SunWater Spa with Chris Dwyer
12:00 pm-12:45 pm Curtis Boucher (Alt Folk)
1:00 pm-1:15 pm Mizmar Madness (Tribal Belly Dance)
1:30 pm-2:30 pm Jupe and the Gemini (Americana)
2:45 pm-3:45 pm Desperate Measures (Traditional 40’s & 50’s)
4:00 pm-5:00 pm Mo Mungus (Rock Steady & Reggae)
Entertainment Coordinator: Sarah Hope
Sound System Provided by KRCC
Sound Managed by Thos Lesser
There are many people that contribute to “Keeping The Music Playing” at this year’s Art Festival!
Heartfelt thanks goes to our Entertainment Coordinator, Sarah Hope, who once again has rounded up some incredible local musicians to fill the stage with great music at the 44th Annual Commonwheel Art Festival.
KRCC provides the Sound System that the very talented Thos Lesser uses to assure that each musical act souns their best on a challenging outdoor stage.
Manitou Springs Chamber loans us the stage for the musical acts to perform on under the entertainment tent.
Sign up at the Information Booth for the drawing for the below listed FREE PRIZES.
* SunMountain Center: Overnight Stay for 2 with free 2-hour Mineral-Water Soak at SunWater Spa & Vegetarian Breakfast.
* D’Vine Wine: Twelve Person Wine Tasting at a botique winery located in historic Spa Building in Manitou Springs.
* Briarhurst Manor: $100 Dinner Gift Certificate in a historic 1876 Tudor Home in Manitou Springs.
* Millibo Art Theatre: 2 Tickets to a MAT Premiere Show featuring new theatrical perfoamances.
* Traveling Vineyard: Twelve Person Wine Tasting Party at your home or location of your choice.
* SunWater Spa: Two-Hour Mineral-Water Soaks in a relaxing atmosphere and beautiful views.
* Goldminer’s Candy: $20 Gift Certificates for homemade fudge, brittle and roasted almonds.
* Lance Timco: $25 Gift Certificate for Timco Pottery at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.
* Millibo Art Theatre: Family 4 Tickets-Kids First theatrical performances for kids of all ages.
* SunWater Spa: 5-Pack for Yoga Classes of your choice held at SunWater Spa.
* Newmont Mine: Tote Bag with Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company Silver Coin &Cofee Mug.
* Commonwheel Artists: $25 Gift Certificates for artwork found at Commonwheel Artists Co-op.
2018 Art Related Kid's Activities
All Art-Related Kids Activities will be found at the east end of the Park.
Your kids creativity will shine as they participate in these fun art-related activities.
Bring your children to the Kids Art Activities Booth sponsored by SunWater Spa and SunMountain Center for fun free arts and crafts projects directed by Robin Jones.
The Kids Art Activities Booth features a workshop to create whimsical creatures from recycled cardboard paper towel and toilet paper rolls to bring out your child's artistic and playful side. Bring some extra ones to create many!
Half and whole faces (for donation) using kid-friendly paints and glitter.