Scottsdale Gallery Association (SGA) in partnership with the city of Scottsdale presents Scottsdale ArtWalk
Scottsdale ArtWalk began in 1975, known as “America’s original ArtWalk” takes place on the streets of downtown Scottsdale, in the arts district every Thursday, and is always free! This year marks the ArtWalk’s 40th Anniversary Celebration.
Every Thursday from 7pm-9pm (except Thanksgiving). Special ArtWalks 2014-2015 – enjoy 10 annual celebrated ArtWalks from October through July. (see Special ArtWalks calendar).
ArtWalk is located throughout the Scottsdale Arts District look for “ArtWalk the Line” (sidewalk decals) extending along Main Street west of Scottsdale Road and on Marshall Way north of Indian School Road to Fifth Avenue.
is simple — proceed at your own pace, wander into galleries that capture your fancy, stroll around a delightful area punctuated by dramatic statues, bubbling fountains, tree-covered courtyards, famed restaurants, live music, food trucks and more. Horse-drawn carriage rides (during cooler months), and trolley rides are often available from plentiful free parking areas nearby, look for valet parking service.
About Scottsdale ArtWalk:
Scottsdale ArtWalk is much like a large, easy-going open house for the Scottsdale Arts District located primarily along Main Street and Marshall Way in Scottsdale Downtown. “America’s Original ArtWalk,” this weekly gathering takes place every Thursday evening (year-round, except Thanksgiving) between 7pm and 9 pm. That’s when all member galleries belonging to the Scottsdale Gallery Association (SGA) open their doors to the public and show off the work of the Southwest’s outstanding artists. A 40-year tradition, the ArtWalk process is simple — proceed at your own pace, wander into galleries that capture your fancy, stroll around a delightful area punctuated by dramatic statues, bubbling fountains, tree-covered courtyards, famed restaurants and more. Horse-drawn carriage rides, (during cooler months) and trolley rides are often available from plentiful free parking areas nearby.
About Scottsdale Galleries Association:
The Scottsdale Gallery Association is a nonprofit formed by professional art dealers to promote these fine art galleries and their weekly ArtWalks. Internationally known as a mecca for art collectors Scottsdale is home to more than 100 galleries, Dedicated to exhibiting the finest visual art from all over the world, the galleries offer a dazzling and diverse array of work in a wide variety of media. SGA members strive to make art accessible to all, from the serious art collector to the casual art appreciator. For more information please visit www.scottsdalegalleries.com and facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/Scottsdale-ArtWalk/321083294839?ref=ts and follow us on https://twitter.com/ScottsArtWalk