First Friday Art Walk is for lovers in February

February always evokes thoughts of love, romance and Valentine’s Day, and Art Walk is for lovers this month! Join us 6-10 p.m. Feb. 1 to experience love of the wild with Dean Curtis’ amazing Wild Horses of Shannon County at Social on Patton. Share the love, and support arts education, with the Hearts for the […]

1 - January 23, 2019

Blockbuster September Art Walk features 27 venues

First Friday Art Walk is bursting at the seams in September with shows in 27 participating locations. From painting, glass art, Modern Art and ceramics, to sculpture, photography, mixed media and eXtreme Fiber Art, the September Walk has something for everyone! Enjoy First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. Sept.7, and get a second helping with […]

1 - August 28, 2018

Celebrate summer with First Friday, Second Saturday in July

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on July 6 for an evening of original art in painting, photography, ceramics, cryptography and more, plus live music and hands-on art activities in 20 participating locations. To plan your customized Art Walk experience, View the July 2018 Art Walk Newsletter. The July 6 event is the beginning of […]

1 - June 26, 2018

June Art Walk strolls into summer in 22 locations

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on June 1 for an exciting evening of art, music and more in 22 participating locations! View the June 2018 Art Walk Newsletter  to plan your custom Art Walk experience! Don’t miss the annual Chalk Arts Festival with Foster Adopt Connect at ideaXfactory, the SRAC Members Show, plus […]

1 - May 22, 2018

Art Walk blooms in May with 27 art locations!

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on May 4 for NEW art, NEW art venues, artist receptions, live music, the SculptureXGames Finale, international culture, local history, senior exhibitions, and all the food, fun, entertainment and shopping that have made downtown Springfield a destination.   Birds Eye Tattoo & Art Gallery makes Art Walk debut […]

1 - April 24, 2018

Hot Glass, Open Studios & amazing art March 2

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on March 2 for exciting new shows, open artist studios, live art demonstrations, artist receptions, hands-on art, live music and more in 22 participating locations. (Please note that BookMarx IS participating in March. At the time we put out our print newsletter, BookMarx’s March artist had fallen through; […]

1 - February 22, 2018

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

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

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