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2nd Friday ArtWalk in Carrboro & Chapel Hill!

2nd Friday ArtWalk  
 Friday, May 9 
6 pm to 9 pm 
The 2nd Friday ArtWalk features galleries, retail shops, studios, and venues throughout Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Click here to see which venues are participating this Friday! The ArtWalk is a great opportunity to experience the creative arts scene in our community, explore venues and businesses, as well as socialize with other art lovers! Venues offer live music, food, activities, and more! 
Print a map (2nd Friday ArtWalk Map) and plan your walk! 
Welcome New Venue: Vinyl Perk Featuring artist Lori Skoumal Reeves and her Vinyl Canvas Art this Friday. Stop by Vinyl Perk for the art and enjoy music, cold brews, sweet tea, and coffee. And of course the vinyl racks are fully stacked! 
This month on the 2nd Friday ArtWalk:
  • Johnny's Gone Fishing: Art by Steven Fishman & live music by Mutts 
  • Downtown Art Scavenger Hunt with artist Carter Hubbard
  • Art Therapy Institute: Art & stories by local refugee students
  • ArtsCenter: Opening reception for 21st Annual Community Photography Contest
  • Womancraft: Reception for "Carolina Birds & Blooms", plus a wood turning demo
  • Chapel Hill Art Gallery:Opening reception for artist Rose Wenkel
  • PERCH Studio: Martha Hoelzer photography and Open House 
  • Live & Local on the 140 West Plaza: Live music and dance performances 
  • FRANK Gallery: Opening reception for "Graphic: Drawing and Prints"
  • Ackland Museum Store: Mills Rainey Jazz Duo perform
  • Morehead Planetarium & Science Center: Science on the Sundial, star shows and Parlez vous Crepe food truck
  • ....and more!
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