Blissfest333: Harmony 2016... Creating Unity with Community!
Join us this August as we bring Love, Peace, Harmony and Bliss through Artistic Creativity. Share the delight and fun for all ages with so many incredible events including Cosplay, Steampunk, Live Music, Independent Films, Q&A Panels, Poetry, and Multimedia Art from many local artists and filmmakers from around the country and the world!
Blissfest333, a Multimedia Cultural Arts & Film Festival returns to Denver this year and taps into the cultural scene with Art Galleries at Tenn Street Coffee and Books, and 1101 Gallery and Event Center, and also an International Film Festival at the The Alamo Drafthouse with film related events at Denver Open Media.
August 1st - 31st at Tenn Street Coffee and Books…
4418 Tennyson St. Denver, CO 80212
Through the entire month of August we will feature two galleries in one.
Ralph Giordano’s "Dark Visions: A Tribute to Grand Guignol” and Santa Fe Sky, photography from twelve-year old photographer/artist, Skylar Duncan of Colorado Springs.
August 5th – Join us for an Artwalk down Tennyson Street from 38th to 45th with a special Reception at Tenn Street Coffee and Books. There will be special treats for those intrigued by the creepy, fun, and over-the-top images of The Dark Visons Gallery… a darker side of Hollywood.
Also on Friday, August 5th take a tour of Tennyson Street with a Hollywood Walk of Fame Scavenger Hunt. This is an Artwalk Exclusive as you travel down Tennyson Cultural Arts and Business District searching for Ralph Giordano's Hollywood Icons portraits in the various business's along Tennyson Street. Hollywood Stars will be placed on the sidewalk in the front of participating vendors in true Walk-Of-Fame tradition. These stars represent famous Hollywood Icons that were a part of the past 125 years of Historic Elitch Theatre.
There will be prizes, food, drinks and lots of fun. In addition, we will sponsor a unique social media competition for you Photographers. Take fun photos during the Artwalk and post them to social media (Instagram/Facebook). Then Tag Blissfest333 and join us at Tenn Street Coffee and Books where you can meet Photographer/Filmmaker, Ralph Giordano. Take a photo with Ralph as part of our own social media campaign. Ralph will be giving away one of his framed Hollywood Icons photos to the best photo posted on Instagram or Facebook.
Use Hashtag #Blissfest333 or on Instagram @Blissfest333
*Pick up your map XO Gift Co. starting at 10 A.M. Friday morning and you have the entire weekend to do the Scavenger Hunt.
August 12th - Opening Reception of the Blissfest333 International Film Festival At 1101 Gallery and Event Center.
1101 W Mineral Ave, Littleton, CO 80120
FREE to the Public…
This will be a fabulous evening of fun with Cosplay VS Steampunk starting at 6:00 PM.
A True Multimedia, Cultural Arts Extravaganza Experience!
Come dressed up in Cosplay, Steampunk or as your favorite Hollywood Icon.
Live Music by Christian Olson, and Jeff Young.
Featured Artists Arturo Garcia, Ryan Rice and Mike Pach. Raffle, Contests, Q&A Panels, Food, Drinks, Games and Fun. Brought to you by Blissfest333, Peak Film Forum, GalaxyFest, 1101 Gallery and Co.nsilium Media Company.
August 13th and 14th - Blissfest333 International Film Festival
An International Film Festival starting at 12:00 PM each day at the Alamo Drafthouse (7301 South Santa Fe Drive, in Littleton, Colorado). We will feature films from local Independent Filmmakers, from around the U.S… and the world. Comedy & Drama… Horror & SciFi… we will offer something for everyone!
August 19th - Open Mic at Tenn Street Coffee and Books
It's an Open Mic. Night. Bring whatever delights you to the microphone... Poetry, Music, Comedy, Magic… you name it. Come share with us!
August 20th - September 3rd at Denver Open Media
700 Kalamath St. Denver, CO 80204
After the Film Festival weekend, we will sponsor special screenings & events at Denver Open Media… ending with a live television broadcast of the Arts Awards Ceremony: Saturday, September 3rd. It all begins at 2:00 PM with Special Guest Ed Kramer (Star Wars & other Hollywood films) who will conduct a BlissTalk on Visual Effects and more.
Then, it’s the… “Envelope Please” as we hand out this year’s Bliss Awards for Excellence In The Arts!
Blissfest333 is truly about bringing the community and the arts together in a blissful and harmonious environment. Meet new friends, artists and the community in a positive atmosphere.
We are always devoted to help raise money for charitable organizations through our philanthropic organization, Gift of Hope. This year we are helping the sick, the poor, the homeless, and the abused. In addition, we also donate and help rescue and save abused animals.
So, come have a great big taste of Bliss this August... You're invited and All Are Welcome!