What is the Crush?

CRUSH - CREATIVE RITUALS UNDER SOCIAL HARMONY - is a Denver based non-profit founded in 2010 focused on bringing museum quality art to the urban environment. CRUSH organizes its annual graffiti and street art event each September to completely transform the neighborhood with a massive splashes of color. Coupled with this event, CRUSH also coordinates community outreach, acts as an artist support network, and engages local youth through educational programming.


CRUSH 2017 is September 3rd through the 9th.

Where will the Crush be?

CRUSH 2087 is in the River North (RiNo) Art District of north Denver.

How much does it cost to attend?

CRUSH is a free, public event. Special programming during the week of CRUSH may be associated with admission fees.

How can I get involved?

Artists interested in participating in the even can fill out the Artist Application online.
Individuals interested in getting involved are encouraged to volunteer or donate