ArtWalks are free to the public every Thursday evening from 7:00pm-9:00pm along Main Street from Scottsdale Rd. west to Goldwater Blvd., and on Marshall Way north of Indian School Rd. to Fifth Ave. Restaurants, museums and free trolley and/or horse-drawn carriage rides are available during ArtWalk to transport folks from numerous free parking areas throughout the Scottsdale Arts District and Scottsdale Downtown.
Upcoming Gallery Event
Thursday, July 7th, 2016, 6:30pm-9:30 pm * Gold Palette ArtWalk
Scottsdale Gallery Association presents International ArtWalk Thursday, April 7, 2016 6:30-9:30 p.m. along the ArtWalk line on Marshall Way and Main Street in downtown Scottsdale with:
It’s summertime’s annual cooldown in Downtown Scottsdale along the ArtWalk Line. In celebration of the many fine artworks represented in Scottsdale Galleries with artists and images from around the world, ArtWalk presents video, music, and art representing the 7 continents in the cool surroundings of the galleries. After sundown, cool off on the ArtWalk Line while enjoying live street music throughout the venue and see the only display of 14 authentic lanterns from the Jinju Namgang Yudeung world heritage festival outside South Korea.
The 7 Continents will be represented either through gallery offerings or through supplemental offerings provided by organizers via additional programming that will be presented indoors in cooperating galleries.
Past Gallery Event
Thursday, April 7th, 2016, 6:30pm-9:30 pm * Gold Palette ArtWalk
New West ArtWalk
Celebrate Scottsdale’s Western and Native cultural heritage at the March 3 New West ArtWalk, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., along the ArtWalk line on Marshall Way and Main Street in downtown Scottsdale. Enjoy Native American and Western entertainers perform, including spectacular costumed dancing and drumming by Yellow Bird Productions from the San Carlos Apache Tribe; a limited video installation featuring the work of celebrated Western landscape photographer Jim Moon who is lecturing during ArtWalk at Western Spirit Scottsdale’s Museum of the West; cowboy poetry and song by Arizona’s Singing Cowboy Gary Sprague—complete with his trusty horse Dusty!; free horse-drawn carriage rides on Marshall Way north of Indian School; live music throughout the venue; and, “Open house” hospitality in the galleries. Visit information booths stationed in front of Touchstone at 4168 N. Marshall Way and French Designer Jewelry at 7148 E. Main St. Parking will be available in all public parking lots and garages and on the street. Now celebrating more than 40 years, Scottsdale ArtWalk is the original ArtWalk event.
Saturday, January 9, 2016 – 12PM-4PM * Golden Palette ArtWalk
Art on the Asphalt ArtWalk
A unique Saturday afternoon ArtWalk with fine art exhibited outside next to classic cars with live ‘50’s and ‘60’s music in the air. Great art comes in many forms!