Friday Recap 4/20: All Things People’s Fair

Wow, time is sure flying by! In case you have missed our updates, here is what is Happening Now!

We have 43  days until this year’s People’s Fair! Can you believe it!?

The Capitol Hill People’s Fair enlists the help of over 300 amazing volunteers each year.  Our volunteers help to make the fair possible and are such a huge part of its success!  If you, a friend or a family member want to be a part of the 41st Annual People’s Fair, please go to our website to fill out the volunteer registration form.  We offer lots of benefits for our volunteers and most importantly you become a part of a long standing community tradition. The spirit of the People’s Fair is something you will never forget!  For more information on volunteering please call our office and talk to Nicole at 303.830.1651!

Free beer for a year! Yes, you read that correctly! Would you love to win free beer for a year?  Stay tuned to our blog, facebook and twitter in the next week or so to learn how a chance to win free beer for a year could be in your future!

We are so excited to have 5 teams confirmed for this years mural project! The 2012 Participating Teams are: Humanex Academy, Access Gallery, Colorado’s Finest Alternative High School, Urban Peak and The Boys and Girls Club – Wilfley Branch.  The teams will be creating murals focused on this years theme-Green Up! Murals will represent sustainability, recycling, composting and anything and everything GREEN in the eyes of the artists. These creative teams will take this theme and run with it-  be sure to come by the mural tents, watch their creativity in action, and vote for your favorite mural! The People’s Fair Mural Project offers a great opportunity for these local youth organizations to express themselves in a positive manner, meet local artists and get advice and recognition from thousands of fair goers!  For more information on the Mural Project or to sponsor the Mural Show at Access Gallery from June 15- July 7 please contact codygalloway@chundenver.org!

Denver Green Streets is an online e-zine (magazine) and worthy of checking out! They did an interview with our Green Police Captain, Kerri-Ann Appleton this Wednesday at the Earth Day Fair at Civic Center Park! Watch the video and hear more about Green Up Denver.  We were there to help spread the word about what we are doing to Green Up our fair and signing up more volunteers to join our force! 

What are you doing for Earth Day?  The Denver Ultra Dash is the perfect green-friendly event to entertain your Sunday!  If you want to get active and spend your Sunday outside enjoying Denver’s amazing spring weather, it is not too late to register for this awesome inaugural event! Of course it benefits Green Up Denver and sends participants through a scavenger hunt around the city! Enter ‘chunmember’ at checkout and receive 50% off!

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Stay tuned and stay involved…

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