We HeART the Arts is a Community Arts Program for art lovers of all ages. All of the events are free!

Upcoming Events

​Date & Time ​Event & Location ​Information

Saturday, ​August 25

12-4 p.m.

Arts Connected

Pecos Park

Thornton Arts Ambassadors are hosting arts in the park! Learn about plein air painting, have fun on the inflatable water slide, enjoy live music and much more.

Saturday, September 8

10 a.m.-5 p.m.  

​Home is Where the HeART is

Community Park

Stop by the TASHCO tent at Harvest Fest and make art to “abandon” within the Thornton community to raise awareness about Thornton’s growing creative community.

Friday, November 30

6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

We HeART the Arts Finale

Thornton Arts & Culture Center
Come and celebrate the connections made in the community through the arts. Pick up a commemorative catalog of “The Year in Community Arts”. 

Who Funds this Program?

We HeART the Arts uses creative methods to address community-dientified areas of improvement for social well-being. We HeART the Arts shows the integral role of the arts in communities.  This program is made possible through funding from the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). If you are interested in sponsoring an event, please read our sponsorship packet or contact Krystle Codrey at 720-977-5882.

Want to Participate?

If you are interested in volunteering or have an idea for a coming event, please reach out to us at arts@cityofthornton.net 

We Want your Feedback

Please click on the link below to give us your feedback. Your input helps us make our events better!