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

Start New Year 2014 on the right foot with Art Walk!

The year 2013 is behind us, and the adventure that is 2014 awaits! First Friday Art Walk invites you to step up and step out with us on Jan. 3 for art, music, live art demonstrations and New Year’s celebrations, 6-10 p.m. in 18 participating venues. View the January 2014 First Friday Art Walk Newsletter […]

1 - December 27, 2013

Art Walk rebounds from winter storm with Snow Day Makeup event on Dec. 13

The weather slowed us down last week, but Art Walk rallies this Friday with the First Friday Art Walk Snow Day Makeup. Whether you celebrate Christmas or Hanukkah, Yule, Kwanzaa or Festivus, Downtown Springfield offers glittering lights, live music, amazing art, hands-on activities, live demonstrations and more in 19 participating venues, 6-10 p.m. Dec. 13! […]

1 - December 9, 2013

Dec. 6 Art Walk postponed to Dec. 13 due to dangerously cold weather

Due to the sub-freezing temperatures forecast for tomorrow night, and the fact that area schools are closed tomorrow, we are postponing the Dec. 6 First Friday Art Walk to the second Friday of the month, Dec. 13, when we will team up with the highly anticipated Shop Downtown event to present the First Friday Art […]

1 - November 26, 2013

University Galleries return to Art Walk in September

First Friday Art Walk is bursting at the seams in September with exciting shows and exhibits in 29 participating venues! View and Print the September 2013 First Friday Art Walk Map with show descriptions or View the September 2013 First Friday Art Walk Newsletter Art Walk welcomes back its university-sponsored galleries as they reopen for […]

1 - August 26, 2013

Emerging, international artists illuminate March Art Walk

The March First Friday Art Walk, a free community event, will be held 6-10 p.m. March 6 in 25 participating venues. Live art demonstrations, hands-on activities, shows by emerging, local and international artists, plus live music, food and fun make downtown Springfield the place to be in March. View the March Newsletter here. Among the highlights […]

1 - February 16, 2009

Live music, art auctions, hands-on activities mark February Walk

The February First Friday Art Walk, a free community event, will be held 6-10 p.m. Feb. 6 in 26 participating venues. The February Art Walk features an exciting mix of entertainment, art, hands-on activities and two charity auctions. See the February 2009 Newsletter  here. During the Feb. 6 Art Walk, visitors can: ·         enjoy a free […]

1 - January 22, 2009