Biddeford’s ArtWalk, held every last Friday of the month, is officially expanding to Saco and rebranding as Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk. This month’s event is Friday, March 29, from 5-8pm. Like us on Facebook! In addition to new venues in Biddeford including Saco River Yarns and Elements Books Coffee Beer, the ArtWalk is joined by Stone Soup Artisans, Vic & Whit’s, Saco Frame Center, and Vincenza’s Italian Bakery in Saco. These venues join the Saco Museum which offers free admission on Friday nights. Coming this spring, the Saco River Market will be open on the last Friday of the month for ArtWalks in addition to the regular Saturday morning market. A full listing of venues and offerings and a downloadable map can be found at upcoming Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk. The concept of the Biddeford ArtWalk was started in April of 2007 by two artists, Nancy Kureth and Jared Radding, based on Portland’s successful First Friday. The Heart of Biddeford and other downtown merchants and individuals organized a committee which helped turn the ArtWalk into a regular event. Originally on Thursday nights, the event moved to the last Friday of the month to attract more people. ArtWalk has been coordinated by Engine, a community arts organization, for the past three years. April 26 will be the ArtWalk’s sixth anniversary. For more information on exhibiting or attending the ArtWalk, email coordinator Tammy Ackerman or call 207-229-3560.
Tina's website. She'll be hosting an open studio this Friday night and will feature her own work and the paintings of Sam Johnson. Be sure to stop by.
Check out the schedule to see what else is going on...
Upcoming ArtWalk page for complete listings. Join a guided walking tour of all the venues, led by Engine director Tammy Ackerman. Leaving from Engine's space at 265 Main at 5:15pm promptly!
check out the entire ArtWalk here.
Check out the listing of venues.
Upcoming ArtWalk page for all the details.