Want to get Creative? Then head to Downtown Longmont!

With over 40 local restaurants, locally owned shops and boutiques, brewpubs, public art and historic walking tours, Longmont’s quaint and historic downtown is a must-see when you visit. One of 26 Certified Creative Districts* in the state of Colorado, downtown Longmont is home to art galleries, two theaters, music venues and other businesses that foster and promote all levels of creativity.

For great suggestions to help you explore downtown, visit our office at 512 4th Avenue, #103, while you’re here.

*In the fall of 2014, Downtown Longmont earned the prestigious designation of Certified Creative District, one of 26 in the state. This only helps reinforce what locals already knew – Downtown Longmont is a hotspot for creativity. To find out more about the Certified Creative District, visit www.downtownlongmont.com.


Cover Photo: Sherri O’Hara


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