It will be a moonlight Opening Night as galleries, artist studios, and some museums open for the St. Petersburg Second Saturday ArtWalk on July 14 from 5 to 9 p.m.
The Waterfront Arts District, Central Arts District, the Edge District, Grand Central District, and the Warehouse Arts District become one arts destination for ArtWalk.
The studios and galleries provide an informal, engaging social evening to drop in and meet our community’s artists. Many will have demonstrations and refreshments. Some are only open on ArtWalk! Be the first to see new affordable works of fine, glass, and clay art.
In the Warehouse Arts District, trolleys (free) will take you to over 35 studios and galleries. The two shuttles have art guides and run from the roundabout at 10th Street and Central Avenue to the heart of the Warehouse Arts District. In addition, the Central Avenue Trolley ($.50) serves galleries on and near Central Avenue; and the Downtown Looper trolley (free) serves the Waterfront Arts District; or drive to a district, park and ArtWalk!
Free parking can be found on 1st Ave N and 1st Ave S from 15th St to 30th Street. parking also in large lots at Soft Water Studios, St. Pete Clay Company, the Florida Holocaust Museum, and the Clay Center of St. Petersburg. Visit www.stpeteartsalliance.org for a map with parking areas and list of participants.
Duke Energy, St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership, Courtyard by Marriott, Orsini & Rose Law Firm, Studio@620, and the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance sponsor July’s ArtWalk.
The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance strives to be the community voice, the umbrella organization for the arts — facilitating artists, arts organizations and creative businesses to work collaboratively; empowering the growth of the arts community, and driving arts-related economic development.