Rio Grande ARTway & True Nature Botanical Gardens Celebration

The Rio Grande ARTway is a Creative Placemaking Project that inspires community and stewardship. The ARTway is a linear park and visual stimulus through the one mile stretch of trail that runs through Carbondale. Two parks are process now. Derail Park is located at Hwy. 133 + trail and the Latino Folk Art Garden is at 8th Street + the trail.The creation and stewardship of these special places lie in the community. Please join us on August 19 from 2-5 p.m. to celebrate the official opening of these spaces. Begin by gathering in the botanical gardens of True Nature Healing Arts Center. Explore the Labyrinth and Reflexology Path and enjoy a treat. Bring a bike or walk to the Latino Folk Garden for music and Tamales, The Clay Center for the Clay National Show, followed by DeRail park with spoken word, music and watermelon. The ARTway celebration starts at 2:00pm. Tour leaves True Nature at 2:30pm and concludes at 5:00pm. Let’s rejoice in the creative collective energy of Carbondale!