Enjoy free, hands-on arts & crafts with Art Walk members on Second Saturday!

If you missed the Dec. 2 First Friday Art Walk or need a second helping, Second Saturday is for you. Join 16 Art Walk locations for original art, live art demonstrations, holiday gift ideas, and free, hands-on art activities for all ages noon-5 p.m. Saturday Dec. 10! To plan your custom Second Saturday experience, View […]

1 - December 6, 2016

Enjoy Beyond Studio, Windows on the Walk  Dec. 2

The end of 2016 is looming and joyous holiday celebrations await! Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. Dec. 2 for original art, live music, live theater, live art demonstrations, holiday lights and much, much more in 21 participating locations. To plan your custom Art Walk experience, View and Print the Dec. 2 Art Walk […]

1 - November 23, 2016

Windows on the Walk

The First Friday Art Walk Holiday Window Decorating Contest Once upon a time, downtown Springfield was known for its fabulous holiday window decorations. First Friday Art Walk would like to see downtown revive this tradition while raising money for local charities. We invite our fellow downtown businesses to join us for Windows on the Walk. […]

1 - November 13, 2016

Tour of the Globe, Caught My Eye headline Nov. 4 Walk

November is just a heartbeat away, and the galleries of downtown Springfield welcome the days of football, fall leaves and holiday anticipation in 25 participating venues 6-10 p.m.  Nov. 4. View and print the Nov. 4 First Friday Art Walk Map and/or View the November 2016 Art Walk Newsletter to plan your custom Art Walk experience! […]

1 - October 28, 2016

Art Walk names Anniversary Art Contest Winners

First Friday Art Walk, a program of the Springfield Regional Arts Council, is proud to announce the winners of its 15th Anniversary Art Contest!   Grand Prize: Alison Simmons The Pink T-Bird – 1964 Thunderbird Second Place: Cathy Clemens Visions of Cerro Pedernal Third Place: Marian Chamberlain The Violinist People’s Choice Award: Annie Campbell Embraced […]

1 - October 13, 2016

Art Walk shows continue on Second Saturday Oct. 15

If you missed the Oct. 7 First Friday Art Walk, despair not! Many of our shows stay up all month long, and Second Saturday is an ideal time to catch the shows you missed, or get a second helping of your favorites. Held noon-5 p.m. on the second Saturday following Art Walk, Second Saturday is […]

1 - October 11, 2016

Oct. 7 Art Walk reaps rich harvest of creativity

October arrives on a wave of changing leaves, cooling temperatures and amazing ART! Join First Friday Art Walk members for original art, live art demonstrations, live music, the Art Walk Anniversary Art Contest Exhibition and much more 6-10 p.m. in 26 participating galleries. To plan your custom Art Walk experience, View and print the Oct. […]

1 - September 27, 2016

Fresh Gallery hosts 2nd Saturday reception

16 participating locations offer an array of local, national, international art      If you missed the Sept. 2 Art Walk – or just can’t get enough – Second Saturday is for you!   Join us noon-5 p.m. on Saturday Sept. 10 for a Second Saturday, a laidback, daytime version of the Art Walk for […]

1 - September 7, 2016

University galleries return to Walk Sept. 2

Come and  kick off your Labor Day Weekend with Art Walk!  In September, we welcome back our five college-sponsored galleries for the fall semester and feature a brilliant array of local, national and international art in 27 participating locations. It all happens 6-10 p.m. Friday Sept. 2 (but keep an eye out for our Early Bird and Night Owl […]

1 - August 24, 2016

Art Walk fun continues with 2nd Saturday!

For those who missed the Aug. 5 Art Walk – or just can’t get enough! – the First Friday Art Walk galleries present Second Saturday: a laid-back, daytime version of the Walk, noon-5 p.m. Saturday Aug. 13 in 15 participating locations.   Second Saturday is hands-on at Arts & Letters Headlining 2nd Saturday in August […]

1 - August 8, 2016