First Friday Art Walk

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Date(s) - 12/06/2019
11:00 pm - 2:00 am

Downtown Michigan City


     The First Friday Art Walk is a popular event of culture, art and networking, taking place the first Friday of each month downtown Michigan City, Indiana.

     This event is free to attend.  Patrons stroll up and down Franklin Street, where there’s hot chocolate, Wine samples and snacks at several locations with  music and Artists filling the air. Expect to find specially created displays for the season’s cheer. Each location usually features an exhibit of a guest artist. This event is very popular and it touted one the the places to be in Northwest Indiana.
     The First Friday Art Walk is a multi-venue event promoted by the Michigan City Mainstreet Association which focuses on fostering the arts and the artist who create it. On the first Friday of every month from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., local, uptown businesses open their doors to the public and host artists and their work. These “pop-up” galleries showcase anything from paintings, to sculptures, to live performances. Each month, the number of participating businesses varies and so does the artwork, so be sure to come out each month and see what’s new!
     To contact the Uptown Arts District email  In Addition, Art activites may be taking place at the Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts. Regional artists will showcase their art process for the public, in an open-air studio in front of the Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts. If your business is intending to show art as part of this event and you wish for that information to be included in the monthly First Friday Event Flyer, you need to fill out this form: The Uptown Arts website is