Posted on January 22, 2014 by linda
Romance is in the air this First Friday! Local art, music, food and culture- there’s something for everyone to fall in love with in the Starland District!
This month’s Art March will include 14 unique locations, including The Grand Bohemian Gallery, The Sentient Bean, Studio School, Foxy Loxy Print Gallery and Cafe, Graveface Records and Curiosities, Fresh Exhibitions, Of Two Minds Studio, Black Orchid Tattoo, Anahata Healing Arts, Sicky Nar Nar, One West Victory, The Kindling Workshop, Maldoror’s Frame Shop, and Starland Cafe.
Get on the free Art March Trolley to be sure you see everything. The trolley will stop at all the locations every 20 minutes with the last loop at 9pm starting on Desoto Ave. where we will be featuring local artists and vendors in our Indie Arts Market on De Soto Avenue! Get ready for Valentine’s Day with hand-crafted gifts, made with as much love as you have for your valentine! Shop unique handmade goods of our vendors including jewelry, candles and soaps, fashion accessories, original paintings and prints, pottery, and more! Alongside the Market you’ll find the Kid’s Activity Area and record spinning by Vinyl Appreciation.
If you’re riding through on bike, The Savannah Bicycle Campaign and SpokeModels invite you to participate in an Art March Bike Scavenger Hunt! Scavenger Hunt Teams can check in with the Bicycle Campaign on De Soto Ave where they receive the rules, challenge questions, and the map. This is a great way to explore both the city and the Art March in a fun, interactive way! The winning team will receive prizes from the Savannah Bicycle Campaign and Art Rise Savannah. For more information visit facebook.com/SpokeModels.
The night will be capped off by the Art March After Party at the Wormhole, home of Savannah’s only “CREATIVE INDUSTRY NIGHT” (Ages 21+)! Featuring live music by Charlie and the Fox Trots, Smooth Hounds, and Fare the Gap, it’s sure to be treat for the senses. Get a stamp at the Art March Info Booth on De Soto Ave. for free admission to the after party. Enjoy special drink prices all night long for creative professionals. Visit www.wormholebar.com for ticket prices and more information.
Art March is a great opportunity to explore and support local Savannah artists and business, so we hope to see you there! For more information about our locations and the events happening at each space, visit artmarchsavannah.com, Facebook (facebook.com/savartmarch), or pick up a map at one of many locations downtown.
First Friday Art March is a program of Art Rise Savannah, sponsored by Creative Approach, Connect Savannah, Agora Partners, Well Fed Magazine, Paprika Southern Magazine, One West Victory, and Old Savannah Tours, with special support from the Savannah Area Artisans Guild.
For more information please contact Steven Miller at [email protected].
Art Rise Savannah, a 501(c)(3) Arts Organization. Art Rise Savannah’s mission is to build the creative economy Savannah deserves by supporting the value of art and providing creative and financial opportunities to local artists. More information about Art Rise Savannah can be found at artrisesavannah.org.