40th Annual Colorado Indian Market
& Southwest Art Fest

Colorado Springs Event Center | January 2022

This colorful celebration of Native American, Southwestern and Western arts features 150 top quality juried artists & craftsmen alongside tribal dances, award winning entertainers, artists demonstrations, culinary booths and interactive special attractions. It's an experience for all who attend & participate! Since the Denver Mart has permanently closed its doors, we are relocating the event in 2022 to Colorado Springs, but keeping our same dates and longstanding traditions!

Artist Application

See who participated last time!

Art Juried Fine Arts & Crafts

The Colorado Indian Market presents an authentic celebration of Native American artwork & heritage; intermingled with colorful booths of juried artwork inspired by the Southwest & the Wild West. Stroll 150 booths of pottery, jewelry, paintings, fiber art, photography & so much more. To see a sample of the type of work showcased at ths event, check out the 2020 Artist Gallery!

Entertainment Dancing, Music & Attractions

Tribes gather in intricate historic regalia to dance together to the beats of century-old songs. Western singer-songwriters will perform, storytellers will share tales passed down through generations, and a dazzling lineup of award-winning Native American entertainers will perform from across the United States. View 2022 Entertainers!

Special Attractions Dynamic Family Experience

Take a photo with a live hawk or bald eagle, shake hands with performers in our Storyteller Plaza, let the kids get their faces painted (on the house!). Wander inside of a museum-quality tipi, and discover ways to support Native communities. This festival offers a little magic for everyone to take away. Learn more about our affiliated organizations!

Festival Details

Friday, January 14, 2022 | 10a-5p
Saturday, January 15, 2022 | 10a-5p
Sunday, January 16, 2022 | 10a-4p

The new location is in central Colorado Springs, at the Colorado Springs Event Center.

Admission for adults is $15
Kids under 12 are free
Tickets are available at the door

2022 Artist Gallery coming soon! To get an idea of what to expect based on past shows, in 2020, artists represented fourteen states, dozens of art mediums and thirty Native American tribes. Attendees can shop booths of Native, Western & Southwestern inspired arts & crafts; all juried & sold directly by the artist who made them. View 2020 Artist Lineup!

From world-renowned fancy dancers to the award-winning Native American recording artist, Bill Miller, you'll be mesmerized by our non-stop onstage experience. >> Click to view 2022 lineup!

EXPLORE artifacts & a museum-quality tipi... SEE live birds of prey... TASTE specialty foods... MEET performers & artists-at-work! >> Click to learn more about our affiliated organizations!

Experience our last show in photos. View event gallery.