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August Final Friday – Last event of the summer!

Our last Final Friday event of the summer is going to be the best- with fantastic art demonstrations, live music, prizes, food, and fun!

The event takes place August 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. in and near downtown Cedar City and SUU. You can download an Art Walk map here, or pick one up from Artisan’s Art Gallery or The Grind Coffeehouse. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled  night of arts and culture, and don’t forget to participate in our stamp card program!

For more information about our stamp card program click here.

Events

Artisan’s Art Gallery: Live music, refreshments, representatives from Orchestra of Southern Utah, the Cedar City Arts Council, and Utah Shakespeare Festival. USF will also be giving away tickets to a fall season play. Award-winning photographer Robert Hall will have his large-format camera for visitors to look through. Photographer Cody Smith will be exhibiting his pieces about the plight of captive wild animals, 50% of all his photography sales will benefit the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab.

Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery: Live music from the Southern Utah String Quartet and artist demonstrations by painters Larry Laskowski and Joey Favino.

Poser’s Place: Jessica Gerlach will be demonstrating letterpress printmaking and allowing visitors the chance to make their own print.

Stone Path Massage & Energy Center: Chair massages, 30 minute ionic foot baths for $10 ($30 value), and artist demonstration by Sierra Dickey from Layton, Utah.

galleryGALA: Light refreshments, art, and fun.

El Rey Inn & Suites: Chip Wiggin will be demonstrating the inking and printing process using his homemade printing press. Shukos food truck will be outside.

Brick House Cafe: Ryan Larson will be demonstrating how to create cyanotype photography prints using photosensitive chemicals and the sun.

The Beverley Taylor Sorensen Center for the Arts Information Station:  At the booth, visitors can participate in giveaways and learn more about the Southern Utah Museum of Art and the new Utah Shakespeare Festival theatre.

We encourage participants to begin the Art Walk on the east side of town at the Heritage Center (105 North 100 East) and walk west on Center St./University Blvd. towards SUU Campus and the Utah Shakespeare Festival, ending at any of the locations on campus. The Final Friday Gallery Strolls are deliberately scheduled right before the Utah Shakespeare Festival performances, giving participants an opportunity for an exceptionally diverse arts and culture experience this summer.

The 2015 Cedar City Art Walk and the Final Friday Gallery Strolls are free and the public is encouraged to attend.

 

July Final Friday

This month’s Final Friday will take place July 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. in and near downtown Cedar City. You can download an Art Walk map here, or pick one up from the Cedar City Visitor Center. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled night of arts and culture, and don’t forget your stamp card!

For more information about our stamp card program click here.

Events

Artisan’s Art Gallery: Cedar City Music Arts, artist demonstrations, and light refreshments.

galleryGALA: Light refreshments

Iron Gate Winery: Artist Spike Ress will be at the winery behind the Iron Gate Inn.

Poser’s Place: Designer/illustrator Jessica Gerlach will demonstrate the letterpress printing process. She will also give visitors the opportunity to print their own letterpress item.

El Rey Inn & Suites: Chip Wiggin will demonstrate the inking and printing process in traditional relief printmaking.

The Brick House Café: Musician Art Kaufman will be performing.

The Beverley Taylor Sorensen Center for the Arts Information Station:  At the booth, visitors can participate in giveaways and learn more about the Southern Utah Museum of Art and the new Utah Shakespeare Festival theatre.

The Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery: The Southern Utah Art Invitational & Sale

Garth & Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History: Larry Laskowski and Joey Favino will be demonstrating their painting techniques and visiting with guests.

We encourage participants to begin the Art Walk on the east side of town at the Heritage Center (105 North 100 East) and walk west on Center St./University Blvd. towards SUU Campus and the Utah Shakespeare Festival, ending at any of the locations on campus. The Final Friday Gallery Strolls are deliberately scheduled right before the Utah Shakespeare Festival performances, giving participants an opportunity for an exceptionally diverse arts and culture experience this summer.

The 2015 Cedar City Art Walk and the Final Friday Gallery Strolls are free and the public is encouraged to attend.

 

Art Walk Stamp Cards

This year we are starting a stamp card program for the Cedar City Art Walk!Punch Card Design Front
How it works:

Get a stamp card from one of the listed locations, then make sure to get stamped for each Art Walk exhibit you visit. Once you collect 8, take your card to Artisans Art Gallery to be entered in the Final Friday drawing.

During each Final Friday at Artisans, the winner for that month will be announced. Winners are not required to be present, but it is encouraged.

If you do not win, your entry card will be kept for the next drawing. You are also allowed to have multiple entries, given that you visit 8 locations again.

Where to get stamp cards/stamps:
  • Artisans Art Gallery
  • galleryGALA
  • The Pastry Pub
  • The Grind
  • Main Street Books
  • Poser’s Place
  • El Rey Inn & Suites
  • The Brick House Cafe
  • Stone Path Massage & Energy Center
  • Iron Gate Winery
  • Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery – can also get stamped for the Hunter Conference Center here
  • Garth & Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History
  • Beverley Taylor Sorensen Information Station – During Final Fridays ONLY

*Note – The Randall Jones Theatre is not participating in the stamp card program.

Monthly prizes:

June – A pair of season tickets for the Neil Simon Festival

July – A season pass for SUU’s Theatre and Dance Dept. productions & Holst: The Planets, an HD Odyssey DVD

August – A pair of season tickets for the Orchestra of Southern Utah & Holst: The Planets, an HD Odyssey DVD

 

June Final Friday

The first Final Friday will take place June 26 from 5 to 8 p.m. in and near downtown Cedar City. You can download an Art Walk map from our site, or pick one up from the Cedar City Visitor Center. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled night of arts and culture!

Events

Artisan’s Art Gallery: The Neil Simon Players will be performing from 6:30-8pm, artist demonstrations, and light refreshments.

Main Street Books: Zak Mitchell will be showing off his cartooning skills at Main Street Books.

Poser’s Place: Designer/illustrator Jessica Gerlach will demonstrate the letterpress printing process. She will also give visitors the opportunity to print their own letterpress item.

El Rey Inn & Suites: Chip Wiggin will demonstrate the inking and printing process in traditional relief printmaking, and the food trucks will be there for those looking for a bite to eat.

The Brick House Café: Photographer Ryan Larson will create cyanotype prints, musician Art Kaufman will be performing.

The Beverley Taylor Sorensen Center for the Arts Information Station:  At the booth, visitors can participate in giveaways and learn more about the Southern Utah Museum of Art and the new Utah Shakespeare Festival theatre.

The Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery: The Southern Utah Art Invitational & Sale opening, light refreshments.

Garth & Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History: Larry Laskowski and Joey Favino will be demonstrating their painting techniques and visiting with guests.

We encourage participants to begin the Art Walk on the east side of town at the Heritage Center (105 North 100 East) and walk west on Center St./University Blvd. towards SUU Campus and the Utah Shakespeare Festival, ending at any of the locations on campus. The Final Friday Gallery Strolls are deliberately scheduled right before the Utah Shakespeare Festival performances, giving participants an opportunity for an exceptionally diverse arts and culture experience this summer.

The 2015 Cedar City Art Walk and the Final Friday Gallery Strolls are free and the public is encouraged to attend.