Special Events

Whether you want to watch others create or you like to get in on the creative process, there’s something for all ages and skill levels. 

All events occur on both days of ArtWalk unless noted otherwise. Find your choice of featured galleries‘ contact information.

EVENTS BEYOND EXHIBITIONS

PAINTING DEMONSTRATIONS, free
Annex 24, 24 W. Walnut St

HARRY POTTER LITERARY FESTIVAL
Games, live music, light refreshments… all benefitting a charity through Church World Service.Live circus performaces, henna painting, collage and more
Building Character, 342 N Queen St

PLAYGROUNDS: THEATER ON SITE
Three plays onsite starting at 602 N Mary St
(Saturday showtimes: 11 and 2 pm; Sunday showtime: 2 pm)
The Alien by Katarzyna Jukubiak: Salon Fin, 602 N Mary St
Brooklyn Reborn by Caleb Corkery
The Glass is Half Empty by John Reshetar
Various locations sponsored by Lancaster Creative Works

BEFORE I DIE… WALL
Finish the statement “Before I Die….”
Community Room on King St, 106 W. King St

PHONOTEL
The Phonotel: Modern Art’s Phonotel allows visitors to check their mobile phones into one of our 60 beautifully furnished phonotel rooms for a few hours, a day, or the entire weekend.
Modern Art, 529 W. Chestnut St

DROP IN PAINTING LESSONS
drop-in painting lessons for any age! Learn how to paint a flower or fruit step-by-step from studio instructors
Friendship Art Gallery, 118 N. Water St

Refuge: Human Stories Told in Charcoal
“Refuge” tells the stories of ten refugee children who are resettling in a rural region of the American Northeast.
The Stone Independent School, 43 N Lime St

Camera Yard Sale (Sat, 10-3 only)
Camera yard sale for camera loving people. Buy, Sell, Trade.
PhotOle Photography, 108 W. King St

FREE PHOTO BOOTH
Bring the family and friends and get a free photo.
PhotOle Photography, 108 W. King St

OPEN STUDIO (Sun, 12-4 only)
Try out professional lighting & camera gear.
PhotOle Photography, 108 W. King St

PRINT YOUR OWN SOUVENIR, Saturday only
Use the letterpress with the expert assistance of owner Megan Zettlemoyer
Typothecary Letterpress, 420 W Grant St

MEET PETER STEVENSON
Artisan Gallery

meet Christiane David
Christiane David Gallery, 112 N Prince St

meet Freiman Stoltzfus
Freiman Stoltzfus Gallery, 142 N Prince St

meet JEFF GEIB, Sat: 12-4, Sun: 12-4
Lancaster Galleries, 34 N Water St

meet Liz Hess
Liz Hess Gallery, 140 N Prince St

meet JENNY GERMANN
& DOROTHY FRY Sat: 12-2
Red Raven Art Company, 138 N Prince St

meet Ole Hongvanthong
PhotOle Photography, 108 W King St

meet MEGAN ZETTLEMOYER Sat: only
Typothecary Letterpress, 420 W Grant St

meet MICHAEL BARTMANN
City Folk, 146 N Prince St