WATERSHED PRESENTS HOMESTEAD DAYS
Local vendors, demonstrations, performances, workshops, open mic, family-friendly outdoor movies, local libations and food truck
Watershed presents Homestead Days, a collaborative series of events kicking off on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at their community-focused shared space located at 410 East Main Street in Buena Vista.
Homestead Days starts over Paddlefest weekend with events each month until Saturday, September 22. Watershed has joined forces to create a full day of activities with local artists, craftspersons, experts in their field, Buena Vista Event Cooperative-sponsored performances, all ages open mic and outdoor family-friendly movies. Guests will enjoy local libations and The Bearded Lady food bus in the newly renovated indoor and outdoor space.
“I enjoy the community idea of Homestead Days, the location and the fun it brings to downtown during the best months of the year. The energy is always great at Watershed,” explained Watershed Member and The Lettucehead Food Company owner, Larkin Wiegert Liverman!”
Vendors will sell and host demonstrations in the newly constructed outdoor Sheds within close proximity to the Stage, libations trailer and food truck. Or, vendors will attract Main Street foot traffic in The Storefront. Guests can register for workshops in The Garage and join free community performances on The Stage including Zumba, Yoga and live music.
THE FERTILE GROUND FUND AT WATERSHED
Watershed is proud to announce the Fertile Ground Fund, a Colorado non-profit supporting arts, education, and entrepreneurship in the Upper Arkansas Valley. Profits made from libation sales at Homestead Days will benefit Fertile Ground Fund.
12PM BV COMMUNITY DINNER CENTERPIECE TILE PAINTING
Watershed | Paint a centerpiece tile for the annual Buena Vista Community Dinner at The Sheds.
12PM MOUNTAIN TRIBE POP-UP SHOP
Mountain Tribe | Shop consciously-made clothing, jewelry, accessories and handmade dreamcatchers, body scrubs & organic body butters in the Storefront.
12:30PM LIVE MUSIC WITH GROOVESPEAK
Buena Vista Event Cooperative | Based out of Leadville, Groovespeak is bringing funky beats and classic tunes to the Stage. Come get your groove on!
5PM OPEN MIC
Watershed | Sing, play, read, dance, share your talents. Sign-ups for 15-min slots start at 4:30pm. All ages welcome at The Stage.
7PM COMMUNITY DANCE – JOHNNY CASH LIVE AT FOLSOM PRISON
Watershed | Johnny Cash is known for saying that the audience at Folsom Prison was his most enthusiastic ever. Come let loose with some of the best “outlaw country” ever recorded.
Enjoy local libations and The Bearded Lady Food Bus!