Posts Tagged ‘art festivals. museums’
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.
34th Annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival features lots of arts and crafts exhibitions.
Thru April 24
Art in the Schoolhouse at Christianson’s Nursery, Mount Vernon. www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com
Whidbey Island Sculpture Day Tour. The City of Langley proclaims Saturday, April 22 International Sculpture Day. International Sculpture Day is a world-wide celebration involving hundreds of artists, organizations and institutions in over 20 countries championing sculpture and is annually observed on or around April 24. An awards ceremony in Langley will recognize the body of works by internationally recognized sculpture artist, Georgia Gerber for her contribution to communities in support of public art, arts organizations and service organizations. A guided tour of Langley public art will follow the ceremony.
From 10-3pm Tieton Arts & Humanities‘ annual Upper Valley Student Art Show will feature the artwork of K-12 students in the Highland, Naches, and West Valley school districts and Oakridge Montessori. There will be an awards ceremony for the kids at 2pm. BOXX Gallery’s current photography show will be on display.
April 22 & 23
For the fourth year, The Depot in Anacortes sponsors a two day Spring Fest on April 22 & 23. It has all the fun components of the August Art Festival, on a slightly smaller scale. Some of the favorite booth artists will be there, as well as entertainers, food trucks, and a beer garden. There will also be activities for the kids and demonstrating artists. Many art studios will be open including Tieton Mosaic, Goathead Press, and Paper Hammer Studios.
July 29 – 31
BAM ARTSfair. Bellevue Arts Museum hosts the largest award winning arts and crafts festival in the Northwest. Shop from over 300 inspiring artists. Fri. and Sat., 9:30am – 9:30pm., Sunday 9:30am-6pm. Bellevue Arts Museum FREE.
Wear your cowboy hat and boots to the Tacoma Art Museum this coming Sunday for a “Western Fest.” It takes place from 10am-4pm. Read all about it on the web by clicking the following link to Western Fest. All kinds of fun artsy cowboysy (I just invented that word) happenings for the whole family at no charge. Live music from 11am-2pm.
42nd Annual Northwest Folklife Festival, 11am-11pm., Seattle Center. Visit www.nwfolklife.org.
Still time to buy Seattle Art Museum Remix tickets. The Remix explores The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States and SAM’s collection during a special evening of performances, art activities, dancing, and more at this late-night, creative explosion. This event is open to guests ages 18+. Taxes place from 8pm to midnight.
Belltown Art Walk, 6pm until closing. Visit http://belltownartwalk.com/
Edmonds Art Walk, 5pm-8pm. Visit www.manyaveeselects.com/artwalk/artwalk.htm
Tacoma Art Walk. Tacoma’s galleries, Museum of Glass, Tacoma Art Museum, and the Washington State History Museum are open fro, 5pm-8pm. All three museums are free. Call 253.272.4258 or www.artwalktacoma.com/
Upper Queen Anne Art Walk, 6pm-8pm. E-mail email@example.com.
Port Orchard Art Walk from 4-7pm. May through October
Everett Art Walk, 4pm-7pm. Visit www.everettartwalk.org.
LaConner Art Walk, 4pm-8pm. www.laconnerchamber.com/
Viking Fest Poulsbo, Downtown and on the waterfront. Visit www.vikingfest.org.
Blue Poppy Day with Ranier League of Arts. View both art and blue poppies throughout the Rhododendron Species Botanical Gardens next to Weyerhauser in Federal Way. www.rhodygarden.org
At 1 p.m. Museum of Glass in Tacoma hosts internationally acclaimed curator and author William Warmus for a lecture entitled “The True History of Glass?” This lecture is part of the Museum’s ongoing educational programming in support of the mission to provide a dynamic learning environment to appreciate the medium of glass through creative experiences, collections and exhibitions. Admission to the lecture is included in Museum admission.
University District Street Fair: longest running street festival in the nation. Visit Udistrictchamber.org.
3548 Meridian Street, Bellingham. Visit www.alliedarts.org.