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Art Walks and Events Through July 23

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

July 21 – 23

ART JAM 2017 Intimate gathering of creativity, sharing of ideas, community interaction and fun! Join the "art jam experience" in the barn at Rock Hollow Farm in Sequim www.RockHollowArts.com

Sequim Arts Studio Tour, in conjunction with the Sequim Lavender Festival features a dynamic group of north Olympic Peninsula artists. www.sequimarts.org

 

July 22 – 23

Alki Art Fair – next to the beach. Browse arts and crafts. www.alkiartfair.org

 

July 23

Glass Fest Northwest, a community celebration of glass and the artists of our region puts glass art center stage on the plaza outside Museum of Glass . In addition to shopping for unique art, visitors will have the opportunity to watch live glassmaking demonstrations and spend the day enjoying music, entertainment, food, drink, and family fun activities. While the majority of the artists will be displaying and selling glass art, visitors will also find jewelry artisans, printmakers, wood workers, and more. Admission to MOG will be free for each visitor that provides a receipt from a purchase made with one of the Glass Fest artists. The event will run from 12 – 5pm on Sunday, July 23. The fest is a collaboration between the Museum of Glass and the Tacoma Art Museum.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through July 16

Second Wednesday

Wallingford Art Walk starts at 6pm each month. Visit www.wallingford.org

 

Second Thursday

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

July 14 – 16

Kirkland Uncorked, Kirkland’s Waterfront Festival. www.kirklanduncorked.com

 

July 15

Artful Evening Gala Auction for  the Bellevue Arts Museum  is July 15, 2017, 5:30pm in the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, Grand Ballroom. Join us for the auction and party of the summer! Stunning art up for bid, craft cocktails for sipping, outstanding experiences for every interest. All proceeds benefit Bellevue Arts Museum.  Kemper Development Company has generously offered to match 50% of Raise the Paddle donations up to $250,000! HELP US MAKE OUR MATCH!

 

July 15 – 16

Gig Harbor Summer Art Festival on historic waterfront combines sunshine with art and music. www.peninsulaartleague.com

Skagit Artists Together Annual Studio Tour from Sedro Wooley to Conway, La Conner, Mt. Vernon, and Anacortes. www.skagitartiststogether.com

 

July 16

Pilchuck Glass School Campus Open House, Stanwood, noon – 5pm. www.pilchuck.org

Calendar of Events Through June 25

June 23 – 25

Taste of Tacoma, Point Defiance Park. The ultimate family picnic with something for everyone. For info: www.tasteoftacoma.com

 

June 24 – 25

Urban Craft Uprising Summer Show, Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. Seattle’s largest Indie Craft Show.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through June 19

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

Thru Mid-October

Leavenworth Village Art in the Park is the longest running art show in the Northwest. All weekends.

 

June 16 – 18

Edmonds Arts Festival Celebrates 60 Years One of the Pacific Northwest’s largest arts celebrations. It’s a free fun-filled Fathers’ Day Weekend in Edmonds. Fri. 10am – 8pm, Sat. 10am – 8pm, Sun. 10am – 6pm.www.edmondsartsfestival.com

 

Meeker Days Festival, Downtown Puyallup. The largest street festival in Pierce County. www.puyallupmainstreet.com

 

Fremont Fair & Parade offers a craft market and art activities. www.fremontsolstice.com

San Juan Island Annual Artists’ Studio Tour June 3, 4

Take the ferry at Anacortes to Friday Harbor this weekend for the 26th. Annual Artists’ Studio Tour. This year 20 mutually supportive island art studios with over 60 artists have joined together to create the largest weekend event yet. Take the self-guided tour to visit personal studios around the island and watch great art in the making. A free event, the SJI Artists’ Studio Tour showcases individual art studios along with guest artists and musicians amid luscious gardens and breathtaking views. Sign up for a raffle at each studio for a chance at local fine art. Maps and brochures are available online for your convenience at www.sanjuanislandartists.com and at many local businesses in Friday Harbor. Takes place Saturday and Sunday between 10am and 5pm.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through June 4

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park. May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm. www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Bremerton. www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg. www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm. www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah. www.downtownissaquah.com

Port Orchard Art Walk downtown May – October 5 – 8pm. www.pobsa.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm. www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

First Saturday

La Conner Galleries are open April – Oct. 5 – 8pm as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escape. www.skagitvalleyartescape.com

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk is from 5 – 7pm. www.visitlangley.com

Port Townsend Art Walk is from 5:30 – 8:30pm. www.ptguide.com/arts-music-theatre/158-gallery-walks

Queen Anne Art Walk is from 4 – 7pm. See map at www.queenanneview.com/tag/art-walk/

 

May Thru Mid-October

Leavenworth Village Art in the Park is the longest running art show in the Northwest. All weekends.

 

June 2 – 3

Anacortes Summer Art Walk in Old Town, Fri. 6 – 9pm, Sat. 10am – 5pm. Call Kathy at Scott Milo Gallery, 360-293-6938.

 

June 3

Artists’ Garage Sale, Schack Art Center, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Features Glass, ceramics, art supplies, paintings, old stock, seconds, and new stock–all at garage sale prices. www.schack.org.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through May 21

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

May 19 – 21

45th Annual Ellensburg National Western Art Show & Auction, Kittitas Valley Event Center, Fri. – Sat. 10am – 10pm, Sun. 10am – 3pm.

Viking Fest celebrates Poulsbo’s Scandinavian heritage. Downtown and along the waterfront.

 

May 20

Penn Cove Water Festival features Native American canoe racing, arts and crafts, entertainment, 11am – 5pm, Coupeville.

 

May 20 – 21

University District Street Fair, longest running street festival in the nation. www.udistrictstreetfair.org.

 

Camano Island Annual Weekend Studio Tour plus Encore Weekend, 10am – 5pm. www.camanoarts.org

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through May 14

Second Wednesday

Wallingford Art Walk starts at 6pm each month. Visit www.wallingford.org

Second Thursday

Gig Harbor Art Walk along the waterfront in the summer until 8pm. www.gigharborguide.com

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

 

May 12 – 13

Phinney Greenwood Art Walk. Over 40 locations between 65th and 87th streets, Fri. 6 – 9pm, Sat. noon – 5pm.

 

May 12 – 14, 20 – 21

Camano Island Annual Mothers’ Day Weekend Studio Tour plus Encore Weekend, 10am – 5pm. www.camanoarts.org

 

May 13 – 14

Kirkland Artists’ Studio Tour 2017, 10am – 6pm. Call Kirkland Arts Center for locations: 425-822-7161.

 

Vashon Island Art Studio Tour from 10am – 5pm- Vashon Island artists collectively throw open their studio doors to the public. Founded in the 1970’s by several dedicated artists, the tour has grown to over 100 artists. Colorful brochures with maps and studio descriptions are available at most Vashon Island businesses. Get a sneak preview on the Vashon Island Art Studio Tour Facebook page and on their blog. Ferry schedules can be found at Washington State ferry website.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through March 26

Fourth Saturday

Bremerton Charleston Arts District Artwalk, noon – 8pm www.ci.bremerton.wa.us/display.php?id=598

 

March 25

Museum of Glass Sixth Annual Slider Cook-with an evening filled with tasty sliders from local South Sound restaurants, a fiery glassblowing show by John Miller, and swinging tunes from Seattle band The Dusty 45s. Tickets include slider tastings, a cook-off with local celebrity judges, and a festive silent auction. Members receive a $5 discount. Don’t miss out, get your tickets now! Please be advised, the museum will close at 3pm on Sat. March 25 in preparation for Slider.

 

March 25 – 26

Spring Best of the Northwest Art and Fine Craft Show. www.nwartalliance.org

 

March 26

Admirers of Veryl Goodnight can meet the artist in person at the Tacoma Art Museum on Sunday, March 26, at 2 pm. Goodnight is presenting a talk as the third installment of TAM’s Christine Mollring and Jennifer E. Sands Artist Lecture Series, which focuses on contemporary artists of the American West.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Thru December 18

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Seattle Design Center Art Walk is from 5 – 9pm. at 5701 Sixth Ave. South. www.seattledesigncenter.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

Upper Queen Anne Art Walk is from 3 – 9pm and takes place between the 1500 and 2400 blocks on Queen Anne Ave. N.

 

Throughout December – Holiday Art Market 2016

Throughout December, Kirkland Arts Center  will be hosting our Holiday Art Market. On sale will be work from over 50 artists; everything from ceramics to holiday cards to jewelry and more. The Holiday Art Market is a wonderful introduction to local artists and the KAC community.  Holiday hours thru December 24 are Tuesday – Saturday from 11-6 and Sunday 12-5.

 

December 17 – January 1

Between Saturday, Dec. 17, and Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, the Washington State Historical Society will host the 21st annual Model Train Festival at the Washington State History Museum  in Tacoma. This year’s festival will feature even more model train layouts than in years past, as well as highlight train-related exhibits in the Great Hall of Washington History.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Thru December 11

Second Thursday

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm.artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

 

December 10 –11

Immerse in art of all forms at the 27th annual Seattle Sampling Artist’s studio tour.  Meet the artists.   See the art being created.   Experience a renewed connection with art pieces brought to life by hand. Visit over 30 artists at 9 studio locations throughout North and West Seattle.  All studios are open 10am-5pm on Saturday Dec 10 and Sunday Dec 11.  View all event details at http://www.seattlesampling.com

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Thru December 4

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park.May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm. www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Bremerton. www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg. www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm. www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah. www.downtownissaquah.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm. www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

First Saturday

La Conner Galleries are open April – Oct. 5 – 8pm as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escape. www.skagitvalleyartescape.com

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk is from 5 – 7pm. www.visitlangley.com

Port Orchard Art Walk April – Oct. from 2 – 5pm. www.pobsa.com

Port Townsend Art Walk is from 5:30 – 8:30pm. www.ptguide.com/arts-music-theatre/158-gallery-walks

 

bistDecember  2, 3 & 4

Don’t forget  the 33rd annual Winter Studio Tour on Bainbridge Island. This free, self-guided art tour features 63 local artists in 8 island studios & halls, with live music by regional musicians and carolers.  For more information go to. www.bistudiotour.com 206-842-05 04

 

December 3, 4

Vashon Island Studio Tour from 10am-4pm. Maps and brochures available at island businesses. More information at www.VashonIslandArtStudioTour.com

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through November 13

Second Thursday

Gig Harbor Art Walk along the waterfront in the summer until 8pm. www.gigharborguide.com

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. ­artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

 

November 11 – 13

Puyallup Quilt and Craft Festival.Western Washington Fairgrounds in Puyallup.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through October 2

Fourth Saturday

Bremerton Charleston Arts District Artwalk, noon – 8pm www.ci.bremerton.wa.us/

 

September 29 – October 30

The American Impressionist Society 17th Annual National Juried Exhibition at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland.

 

September 29

Tacoma Arts Month Opening Party 6 – 9 PM at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center, 4851 South Tacoma Way. No charge.

 

October 1 – 31

Tacoma Arts Month. Brimming with hundreds of arts and cultural programs. All events are open to the public and many are free. For specific dates and times, visit www.tacomaartmonth.wpengine.com

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through September 5

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park.May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm.www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Bremerton. www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg.www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm.www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah.www.downtownissaquah.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm.www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

First Saturday

La Conner Galleries are open April – Oct. 5 – 8pm as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escape.www.skagitvalleyartescape.com

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk is from 5 – 7pm. www.visitlangley.com

Port Orchard Art Walk April – Oct. from 2 – 5pm. www.pobsa.com

Port Townsend Art Walk is from 5:30 – 8:30pm.www.ptguide.com/arts-music-theatre/158-gallery-walks

 

August 27 – October 29

The Great Northwest Glass Pumpkin Patch featuring 2000 plus hand blown glass pumpkins crafted by local glass artisans. For dates and locations visit www.tacomaglassblowing.com.

 

September 2 – 4

ARTfusion, Annual Fine Art Show by Sequim’s award winning artists. The Cutting Garden, 303 Dahlia Llama Lane, Sequim, 11am – 5pm. Call 360/670-8671.

 

September 3 – 4

Lopez Island Artists Studio Tour. Visit www.lopezstudiotour.org

 

September 3 – 5

Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music and Art Festival, Seattle Center. The biggest of its kind in North America. Visit www.bumbershoot.org.