May Art Walk Kicks off Artsfest Weekend!

May Art Walk kicks off Artsfest Weekend! The merry month of May is an art lover’s dream with a blockbuster First Friday Art Walk in 27 locations kicking off a weekend of art with Artsfest on Walnut Street May 4-5. May is always a big month for Art Walk as a variety of members and […]

Uncategorized - April 29, 2019

Enjoy Blips, Tangential Taxonomies, OTC Showcase  Dec. 7

Join two dozen Art Walk locations for live art demonstrations, hands-on painting, an immersive art installation, ukuleles, live theatrical performances, a traditional Posada, DWNTWN Magazine, artist receptions and more, 6-10 p.m. Dec. 7! Be sure to join us again for Second Saturday Art Walk, our laid-back, daytime stroll version of the Walk, noon-5 p.m. Saturday […]

1 - November 30, 2018

Art Walk presents holiday-themed 2nd Saturday Dec. 9

Enjoy hands-on crafts, live art demonstrations & holiday treats for all ages   First Friday Art Walk is proud to present Second Saturday noon-5 p.m. Dec. 9 in 15 participating locations. To plan your custom Second Saturday experience, View and Print the Dec. 9 2nd Saturday Map   This laid-back, Saturday afternoon stroll version of […]

1 - December 6, 2017

May 5 Walk features 27+ locations, Art Museum shuttle

Art Walk welcomes new member Millet & Hammer; plus return of Bruno’s, Springfield Police Museum & Systematic Savings Bank   Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on May 5 for original art, live local music, new and returning Art Walk locations, live art demonstrations, arts performances, local history, free Art Walk-Art Museum shuttle and […]

1 - April 26, 2017

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

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

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

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

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