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2nd Friday ArtWalk this week in Chapel Hill & Carrboro

 2nd Friday ArtWalk
Friday, April 8
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 the list of venues that are participating! 

The ArtWalk is a great opportunity to experience the creative arts scene in our community, explore venues, and socialize with other art lovers! Venues offer live music, food, activities, and more. 

Buy local art in all mediums; handmade jewelry, scarves, paper goods, ceramics, fine art, and more. Click here for a map.


The Live & Local series of interactive art, music,  and entertainment events kicks-off this Friday for the ArtWalk. Every Friday on the 140 West Plaza and free!
This Month on the ArtWalk:
  • Outsider Artist Patrick Dyess: Mostly Rainy at Open Eye Cafe
  • Reception for Mixed-Media Nancy Smith at Perch Co-Working Studio
  • Daniel Wallace's Angelologia Art Work & Skin Care Products at Cameron's
  • Liz Mitchell Glass Bead Demo At Womancraft
  • 6th Annual Members' Spotlight Reception at FRANK Gallery
  • Dance Performances & Live Celtic Music on 140 West Plaza
  • Reception for Portraits from the World of Autism at FRANK
  • Artist Onicas Gaddis Reception at Studio Design Gallery
  • Opening Reception for Youth Community Project's Annual Silent Auction
  • Opening Reception for "Students and Teacher: Works in Clay from ArtsCenter Kids' 
  • Parents' Night Out at Kidzu Children's Museum
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The Downtown Partnership manages the 2nd Friday ArtWalk for all of Chapel Hill and Carrboro. The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership bring together the resources of the Town, University and downtown community to maintain, enhance and promote downtown as the social, cultural, and spiritual center of Chapel Hill through economic development. Contact Meg McGurk at 919-967-9440 or / 
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