EDENS Announces New Art and Cultural Experiences Coming to RiNo Art District in 2024


Starting this Spring, New Murals and Events Celebrating Culture and Community Will Be Coming to RiNo

DENVER — EDENS announced today a lineup of new murals, events and activations coming to the RiNo Art District in 2024. These initiatives celebrate creativity and community engagement, enhance the neighborhood’s cultural vibrancy and provide a platform for local artists to showcase their talents.

Events and activations include Absolute Equality’s Juneteenth Mural Festival, with EDENS as the official community partner, which aims to foster neighborhood engagement, celebrate Juneteenth, promote public art and raise awareness about social justice and equality. Local Denver artist Detour will design and create the mural.

Absolute Equality’s Juneteenth Mural Festival will take place across four cities this year, including Denver. Other things to look forward to in the District are curated pop-up markets throughout spring, summer and fall and a Rolling Through RiNo block party, with food activations and a skate competition. The full calendar of events – taking place at Bird Lot (2532 Larimer St.), Lot on Larimer (west of Denver Central Market), Noble Riot and throughout RiNo – is below.



Hangin’ N Slangin’ Markets | Lot on Larimer and Bird Lot | March – November

From March through October, Hangin’ N Slangin’ vintage thrift markets will be in RiNo at the Lot on Larimer from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the second Saturday and from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the last Sundays of the month. Hangin’ N Slangin’ vintage thrift markets will also be held at the Bird Lot on the third Sunday from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Made By Us Markets | Lot on Larimer | April – October

Made By Us Curated Vendor & Artist Events will hold free markets in the Lot on Larimer every first Saturday from April through October from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Old School Cool Markets | Bird Lot | Every First Friday, April – November

Experience Old School Cool’s Vintage Thrift Market, featuring live music and a curated selection of unique clothing finds, taking place every first Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. from April through November.


PRIDE Market | Lot on Larimer | June 1

Denver Central Market and Made By Us are teaming up for a special PRIDE Market and drag show in RiNo to celebrate the launch of Pride month, sponsored by Topo Chico, Be A Good Person, and Matchbox Bar.


Outdoor Movie Nights | Lot on Larimer | June – October

RiNo’s FREE outdoor movie series in the vibrant Lot on Larimer will take place every second Thursday from June through October. Don’t forget your favorite chairs and cozy blankets, grab some food from inside the market, sip on some complimentary Topo Chico, and enjoy the screening beneath the stars.


Rolling Through RiNo | Lot on Larimer | June 22

Denver’s first-ever Rolling Through RiNo event will feature multiple activations, starting with the Secret Stash market and ending with a skateboarding contest full of local and professional skateboarders in the Lot on Larimer. Over 80 feet of live painting by local artists, plus food activations hosted with Stoned Appetit and friends, with drinks available in the Lot on Larimer through Curio Bar.


RiNo 5K Running Race | Lot on Larimer | September 21

Run through RiNo Art District for the annual RiNo 5K, a locally-owned race offers a fun mix of competition, community, and charity. Enjoy a post-race celebration featuring complimentary beer, commemorative shirts, and prizes for individual and team finishers at the Lot on Larimer directly after the race.



Absolute Equality’s 2024 Juneteenth Mural with Detour | Noble Riot | Mid-April – June

Beginning mid-April, local artist Detour will begin installing a new mural at Noble Riot through Absolute Equality’s 2024 Juneteenth Mural Project, a national initiative celebrating Black history and social justice through public art. Activations and community engagements will take place in RiNo throughout the mural’s creation, culminating on Juneteenth with a community celebration and mural unveiling in The Alley in RiNo.


‘Grounding’ a Mural by Christine Stadnik | Lot on Larimer

Christine Stadnik (@awake.thesoulart), another celebrated local artist, recently completed a new mural titled ‘Grounding’ in the Lot on Larimer, which has been celebrated as “one-of-a-kind” by Denver Arts & Venues.