The Central Colorado FoodShed Alliance (CCFA) is a grassroots cooperative that connects farmers, food artisans and craft makers with the local community. Our mission is to help facilitate a thriving local food economy and a healthy, happy, sustainable future. We manage the Farmers Markets in Buena Vista and Salida, Colorado and we throw a huge celebration of local food, called ShedFest, at the end of each season. We also publish a Guide to Local Food to help people source locally!
Phone: (719) 539-3350 | 118 N. F Street Salida, CO
Eye Candy has art and treasure from Salida and around the free world. Included are paintings, pottery, blown glass, iron and wood sculpture, jewelry, feathers, leather and vintage pin-up-girl art.
Phone: 206-214-7628 | 130 W. First Street Salida, CO
Howl is an Experiential Retail Environment that marries the disciplines of specialty coffee and the selling of craft goods. Our name Howl is a cry of protest against capitalism, exploitation, and subjugation. Our shop is about the rise of small makers and in our minds, the artisanal counterculture is a rejection of big business where outsourcing and Internet deals undercut the livelihood of the community-based entrepreneur and where quick products brought to market diminish the deliberate thought and craftsmanship of the makers. We proudly serve Corvus Coffee’s Nitro draft Cold Brew and Pour Over coffees.
Phone: 719-207-4066 | 110 E. 1st Street Salida, CO
Sutty’s Downtown Records & Arts is a boutique record store and contemporary art gallery. The goal of Sutty’s is to bring something a bit more current to the historical mountain town charm of Salida, Colorado. Owners Lindsay & Aaron Stephens are both avid record and art collectors who saw a need for a "big city vibe" in their small town.
Phone: (719) 239-0746 | 1548 G Street #7 Salida, CO 81201
The Hodgepodge is a place for local creative, crafty and artistic folks to be able to display and sell their creations. We have over 80 "creatives" from all age brackets (11 years old being our youngest) that have their works for sale.