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2nd Friday ArtWalk in Chapel Hill & Carrboro!

2nd Friday ArtWalk
Friday, August 11
6 - 9 PM

Go ArtWalking and experience the creative arts scene in our community. Explore unique businesses and arts venues, all while socializing with other art lovers along the ArtWalk.

Go ArtShopping and purchase local art in all mediums; handmade jewelry, scarves, paper goods, ceramics, fine art, and more.

2nd Friday ArtWalk events and activities are free and open to all.

Print an ArtWalk map and plan your ArtWalk. For complete information on these events, visit

This Month on the ArtWalk:

  • Opening Reception: The Elegant Line and Consignor at FRANK Gallery 
  • Poster Calendar Unveiling at Carmeron's
  • Opening Reception: August Exhibitions at FRANK Gallery
  • Glass Artist Jennifer Strickland at Womancraft Gifts
  • Opening Reception for Sara Reynolds at The ArtsCenter
  • Visit The Shrine Room and send Elvis your prayers!
  • Keul and Hardt Exhibit at This & That Gallery
  • Open Studio at Studio Design Gallery
  • Opening of Robert Thurston - For the Love of Art at Caffe Driade
  • Opening Reception of Curated Exhibit at Carrboro Town Hall

The Orange County Arts Commission is your best source for local arts connections including - arts news, events calendar, creative sector job listings, calls for artists, art competitions, directory of local artists, grant opportunities, and much more!
Visit or the FB page.
And definitely sign up for the monthly Arts Update email!