Fight November gloom with creativity, color Nov. 11

Second Saturday features art, holiday shopping, dining and more!   Join 14 First Friday Art Walk galleries on Nov. 11 for Second Saturday: Art Walk’s laid-back, Saturday stroll version of the Walk. Hours are noon-5, but be sure to arrive early for Christmas on Campbell, a holiday shopping kickoff event starting at 10 a.m., and […]

1 - November 7, 2017

November Art Walk packed with exciting events

Tour of the Globe, Caught My Eye, Pop Geometry, DWNTWN debut & more   Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on Nov. 3 for original art, artist receptions, live music, history, mystery and more in 21 participating locations. To plan your custom Art Walk experience, View and Print the November 2017 Art Walk Map. […]

1 - October 24, 2017

Art Walk Announces Winners of Anniversary Art Contest

The Grand Prize, including a $250 cash award, goes to “In Good Company,” painted in acrylics and oils by Carole Ogden. Second Prize and a $100 cash award goes to “Down on the Ground Town,” charcoal on paper by Matthew Luetke. Matthew Luetke was also the favorite of the Art Walk crowd, winning The People’s […]

1 - October 10, 2017

October Walk features FFAW Anniversary Art Contest

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on Oct. 6 for an exciting evening of art, artist receptions, live music, hands-on activities and more in 26 participating locations. To plan your custom Art Walk experience, View and Print the October 2017 Art Walk Map and/or View the October 2017 Art Walk Newsletter   Yellow Chair Makery […]

1 - September 27, 2017

Beautiful weather, amazing art mark Second Saturday Sept. 9

Join 14 First Friday Art Walk locations for Second Saturday Sept. 9. This month’s event begins early with Fresh Gallery’s Fresh Views of Downtown Plein Air Painting Event 9-11 a.m. event with artists painting downtown scenes live, and a Fresh Views reception 2-4 p.m. Don’t miss the outstanding shows at MSU’s Brick City and Student […]

1 - September 8, 2017

University art galleries return with Sept. 1 Art Walk

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on Sept. 1 for an exciting evening of art, artist receptions, live music, hands-on activities and more in 23 participating locations. Kick off your Labor Day Weekend with us!   Brick City puts focus on Cairo, Illinois and graphic design MSU Brick City Gallery starts a new semester […]

1 - August 25, 2017

Aug. 12 Second Saturday features 13 locations, Route 66 Fest

Join a baker’s dozen of First Friday Art Walk locations for Second Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Aug. 12. Second Saturday is a laidback, Saturday afternoon stroll version of the Art Walk for all ages. Enjoy art at BookMarx, European Café, Fresh Gallery, Hotel Vandivort, Millet and Hammer, Obelisk Home, Park Central Branch Library, Springfield Art Museum, […]

1 - August 10, 2017

Aug. 4 Walk boasts art, music, activities in 21 locations

Hands-on art at U.school & Beyond Studio; Crigger art auction at Brick City; Kat Allie: Wax & Wane at Obelisk Home; free Art Walk shuttle  Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on Aug. 4 for a summer evening filled with original art, live music, hands-on activities, face painting, the Dwaine Crigger memorial exhibit and […]

1 - July 24, 2017

Second Saturday features art in 10 Art Walk venues

If you missed out on the July 7 Art Walk, want a second look, or are seeking something fun and creative to do with your weekend, Second Saturday is for you! Enjoy ongoing shows at Art Walk venues, plus special events, like Art Inspired’s Sip & Plant: Fairy Garden class ($35, all materials included, call […]

1 - July 12, 2017

July 7 Walk features new shows, artists, activities

Enjoy Uke 66, Chalk & Arts Festival, free Art Museum shuttle   Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on July 7 for original art, the 2nd Annual Chalk & Arts Festival, live local music, live art demonstrations, a FREE shuttle from Springfield Art Museum to Art Walk and more in 19 participating locations. View the […]

1 - June 27, 2017