Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Long Beach Art Walk - May 9th

2nd Saturday Art WalkTM is a monthly event.

It takes place in the East Village Arts District,
Downtown Long Beach
every second Saturday of each month..

The Art Walk takes place around the streets of Ocean Blvd, Linden Ave, 1st Street, Broadway and Elm. Local art galleries and retail businesses such as gift shops, boutiques, restaurants and coffee shops stay open until late evening. Linden Avenue is closed to the traffic and transformed into a street art fair by local artists. Two stages are dedicated to street performances and live music. Anyone is welcome.

2nd Saturday Art Walks hours are from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Admission is free.

Parking is available in nearby structures and parking lots for about $4.00/day or... free by chance on nearby streets. The greatest attraction of this event is it's unique items and works of art in combination with paintings, sculpture, photography, crafts and hands-on workshops mixed with theatre and dance. The 2nd Saturday Art Walk offers kids, as well as adults, entertainment and an opportunity to create their own master-pieces. Gives a chance to be a critic as well as an artist. 2nd Saturday Art Walk is all yours to
Find Your Art!
Come and stroll through the East Village galleries. Watch the art performances. Have a dinner with friends or simply enjoy a cup of coffee in outdoor setting..
Here are the dates of the Next 2nd Saturday Art Walks:
May 9th,
June 13th, July 11th, August 8th...For detailed information please call 562.682-9735. Art

Organizations and Artists!
Contact us to highlight your music performances,
theatrical performances, interactive art projects,
fashion shows. Create a new art project!
How to become a participant?Event is open to anyone who wants to present their own art works. Professionals, amateurs, art organizations and beginners are welcome.The participation donation is $30.00 per 10' x 10' outdoor space paid in advance or at the day of the event. Please fill out the artist info card and send it along with the payment to 2nd Saturday Art Walk, 117 Linden Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802. Make the checks payable to 2nd Saturday Art Walk.
The donation is not refundable rains or shines. We supply electricity for simple lighting. Artists bring their own set-up.

***Amplified sound and street performances have to be approved in advance. There is no fee for those activities.
Sale or serving food requires special Health Dept. permit and additional fees. Call the Long Beach Health Dept. at 562.570-4144 for more details.

1 comment:

  1. Dudes,
    This is a pretty cool blog you got goin here, but why haven't you mentioned my shows/work at all? Not cool. :)