Eight Galleries - One Evening - Thurday, Nov 23rd
Penticton Christmas Art Walk
Thursday November 23rd 2017 – from 5pm to 8pm.
Eight Gallery openings in one night, all in downtown Penticton! Tour the galleries, all within a few minutes from each other. Meet the artists and enjoy the festive atmosphere. Mix and mingle, share stories and learn what inspires them. Admission is FREE. All ages welcome.
Penticton Art Gallery— 199 Marina Way. Late night opening & special viewing for the Under $500 Art show, featuring a wide variety of artworks from artists all over the South Okanagan.
Lloyd Gallery – 18 Front Street . Late opening, with feature walls of small (under 11×14″) art. Live painting from a featured gallery artist plus nibblies and hot drinks to warm you up.
Front Street Gallery – 60 Front Street. Final night for their Miniature Artworks feature – 30 artists exhibiting in the Fourth Annual Mini show, lots of Xmas ideas! Vote for People’s Choice award. Winner will be announced at the end of the night. Resident Artists to provide greetings and share in your festive evening.
Picture This! – 133 Westminster Avenue. Late night opening, with all 8 member artists in attendance. Drinks, nibblies and live music too. Your chance to meet with the artists, and gain an insight into their work.
Martin Street Art Gallery – 205 Martin Street. Late night opening, with refreshments, nibbles and music. Artists Renee Matheson and Kindrie Grove will be in attendance, and art studios will be open for guests to explore.
Nanaimo Square – Tree Lighting at 7:15pm. Tree Lighting Festival at Nanaimo Square on Main Street. Activities for the whole family Including: Gingerbread cookie decorating, Colouring contest, North Pole mailbox for letters to Santa, Hot chocolate and cookies available. PLUS Santa will be there to light the tree at 7:15 pm! Downtown businesses will also be staying open late.
Little Long Studios – 374 Main Street. Opening night and artist reception. Featuring music and the chance to explore inside the artist studios.
Saint Germain Cafe Gallery – 449 Main Street. Opening night for “You’re Invited” – Art by Carla O’Bee, also featuring art by Tumbleweed’s own Jolene Mackie 🙂 Show runs from Nov 23rd through to Jan 13th
Tumbleweed Gallery – 452 Main Street. Opening Night for “Wild” – featuring all new art from the eight members of the Tumbleweed artist collective (with debuts for our newest member artists! – Lyse Deselliers, Britt Bidlake and Jolene Mackie)