April First Friday Art Walk celebrates spring in 22 venues

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on April 7 for original art, live local music, live art demonstrations, arts performances, local history and much more in 22 participating locations! A special feature this month: amazing shows from area K-12 schools! See High School Creative at Art Inspired; the K-12 International Baccalaureate Art Show at […]

1 - March 27, 2017

Local artists, local heroes headline March 3 Art Walk

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on March 3 for hands-on art activities, art fundraisers, live art demonstrations, live music performances, local history, international culture plus original painting, drawing, stained glass, pottery, sculpture, woodworking, photography and more in 23 participating locations. To plan your custom Art Walk experience, View and Print the March 3 […]

1 - February 22, 2017

Valentine-themed Pour Amour headlines Feb. 11 Second Saturday

Join the galleries of First Friday Art Walk for Second Saturday, an afternoon stroll version of the Art Walk in 12 participating locations noon-5 Feb. 11.   Enjoy Pour Amour with your Valentine at Fresh Gallery Celebrate the season of romance with Fresh Gallery’s Valentine-themed Pour Amour, an annual tradition that features hand-painted wine glasses, […]

1 - February 7, 2017

Art Walk invites you to be our Valentine in February

First Friday Art Walk embraces the season of romance in February when Art Walk is for lovers … in 21 participating locations 6-10 p.m. Feb. 3. Don’t miss fantastic annual events the Hearts for the Arts silent auction and exhibition at The Creamery Arts Center, and Fresh Gallery’s Pour Amour event!   The Heart of […]

1 - January 27, 2017

Fresh Gallery reception heads 2nd Saturday

Join downtown’s Art Walk galleries on Saturday Jan. 14 for Second Saturday, Art Walk’s Saturday afternoon stroll version of the Walk for all ages. Enjoy original art in 11 participating locations, including a special reception for Fresh Gallery Featured Artist Tammy Geisert.   Fresh Gallery presents Best of Show Artist Tammy Geisert Fresh Gallery is […]

1 - January 11, 2017

Art Walk steps out for New Year 2017 on Jan. 6

Celebrate the start of New Year 2017 with Art Walk! We’ll have a cozy little Walk 6-10 p.m. Friday Jan. 6 – closing out the holiday season and starting the New Year on the right foot! Join artists in 13 participating locations for local art, music, food, interactive displays, art demonstrations and more! Among the […]

Uncategorized - December 29, 2016

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