Bennett Arts Council

Bennett Arts Council Logo Trunk or Treat 2020 Thursday October 29

The Town of Bennett is excited to announce Trunk-or-Treat is returning this year but with a different look as a drive-thru event. 

The event will take place on Thursday 29, 2020 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Civic Center.  Members of the public are asked to stay in their vehicles and drive through the Trunk-or-Treat trail to enjoy all the different decorated trunks. At the end of the trail, kids will receive a goody bag with Halloween candy and participants will also vote for their favorite decorated trunk. 

In the light of COVID-19 related health and safety concerns, the drive-thru aims to limit contact and exposure.

Download the Trunk-or-Treat map here

The Town is looking for businesses, nonprofits, teams and residents to sign up to decorate a trunk. Prizes will be awarded to the team with the most votes for favorite trunk at the end of the event. There is no charge to participate as trunk but a donated bag of candy is requested. To sign up please email Lynette White at

If you would like to support the event but cannot decorate a trunk, candy donations can be dropped at Town of Bennett Town Hall (207 Muegge Way, Bennett CO, 80102). Candy donations must be delivered by Monday, October 26, 2020. 

The community is also invited to celebrate with the Town by decorating front porches, yards, patios or balconies. The Town will produce a virtual map with the locations of all registered porches so you can plan a walk or drive around Bennett to see and share in the celebration.

If you are decorating your home, you can add your address here: 

Halloween Decorations Map

The Bennett Arts Council was created in 2018. Its members include the Town of Bennett, the Bennett Park and Recreation District, the Bennett School District, Morgan Community College, the Bennett Community Market, Communities that Care and artist Jamie Zerr-Lockwood.

The Bennett Arts Council’s mission is to promote, connect, and empower arts and culture for all ages throughout the Town and Eastern I-70 corridor. It values sustainability, collaboration, innovation and the transformative power of the arts.

Bennett Arts Council Members

Trish Stiles Town Administrator
Taeler Houlberg Town of Bennett
Alison Belcher Town of Bennett
Whitney Oakley Anythink Library
Eric Zacharias Anythink Library
Becky Zierer Bennett Community Market
Leila Schaub Bennett Park and Recreation District
Sue Laing Bennett School District
Melissa Klomp Bennett School District
Nichole Harrell Communities that Care
Jamie Zerr-Lockwood CCAL - Local Artist
Robbin Schinke Morgan Community College
Jeri Van Deusen Bennett Resident
Teresa Overmyer Bennett Resident

Thank You to our 2020 Generous Sponsors!

Special thanks to our Platinum Sponsors

2020 Bennett Arts Council Platinum Sponsors

High Plains Bank

Adams County

2020 Arts Council Calendar

More information on how to become an Arts Council Sponsor can be found online here.


The Bennett Arts Council would like to invite you to become a partner with us for our upcoming 2020 season! Businesses can sponsor certain events, like the free summer concert series, or the entire 2020 calendar. A sponsorship with the Bennett Arts Council is a great way to show that you support the arts in your community and help us achieve our goal of bringing free arts and cultural events to the Town of Bennett and Eastern I-70 Corridor.

Sponsor benefits are offered at varying levels of support and provide a wide range of recognition to the community. Depending on your sponsorship level, exclusive benefits may include business representatives welcoming those at Bennett Arts Council events and your business logo and link listed on the sponsorship web page. Some of the events for 2020 include:

  • Community Minded Dance Event
  • Cellphone Photography Class
  • Art Show and Mural Wall Auction
  • Party in the Park
  • Trunk-or-Treat
  • Fiber Arts Show
  • Tree Lighting Celebration

We appreciate your consideration of being a sponsor for the Bennett Arts Council. If you have any questions, please contact Taeler Houlberg at or 303-644-3249 ext. 1031

Download the 2020 Arts Council Sponsorship Package here

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, you can submit a sponsorship form below. 

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Payments can be made by credit card or check. Credit card payments can be made online at Checks can be made out to the Bennett Arts Council and sent to Town of Bennett Town Hall at 207 Muegge Way, Bennett CO 80102.
If you have any questions or would like more information about sponsorship levels or the Bennett Arts Council please contact Assistant to the Town Administrator, Taeler Houlberg at or 303-644-3249 ext. 1031.