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. From a community photo project to events for your dogs, find special events here.
All events occur on both days of ArtWalk unless noted otherwise. Find your choice of featured galleries‘ contact information.
Limited Time Engagement
$12/ticket Handmade marketplace. eat, drink, shop at LMA. Featuring an exceptional selection of tasteful crafters and independent designers.
Sunday, October 6 only, 12 -4
Lancaster Museum of Art
Make Your Mark Mural
Leave your mark at ArtWalk! Lancaster Creative Factory will provide ArtWalk visitors and passersby with a free opportunity for spontaneous creativity. Armed with their own imagination and inspiration, participants will be able to leave their mark on this collaborative community creation. All supplies and materials are included.
Lancaster Creative Factory – Prince St Garage
Susquehanna Orchid Society’s The Art of the Orchid Show
A huge exhibition of a wide variety of orchids in bloom for anyone who loves flowers. The show will also include orchid-themed artwork and workshops.
Saturday, October 5 only, 9-12
Neighborhood Public Art Tour
Saturday, October 5 only
City parks bus tours are free and open to the public on a first come, first serve basis. Tours will leave from (4) different locations and visit each of the city parks listed below. Tour times are 9am and 11am. The tour takes approximately 1.5 hours. The buses will return to the starting location following the tour.
Bus Tour Meeting Locations at 9AM and 11AM:
- Buchanan Dog Park, Buchanan and Race Ave.
- Rodney Park
- St. Anne Peace Garden, 205 S. Ann St. Bus will leave from church parking lot.
- Sixth Ward Park
Tour Route: Buses will follow the below route in order, depending on starting location. The last stop of each tour will be the Lancaster Brewing Company.
Buchanan Dog Park
Rodney Park/Crystal Park
St. Anne Peace Garden
Sixth Ward Park
Lancaster Brewing Company
Artist/Panel Discussion – 24 Hour Comics Day
Saturday only, 2-3 pm
Nationally-acclaimed comic artists offer free artist talk and panel discussion. Big names in the industry include Mike Manley, Mike Hawthorne, Robert Hochgertel and Bob McLeod. Free and open to the public.
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
Lancaster Photo Walk
Snap a phone pic, tweet with the hashtag
#lancphotowalk and we’ll put together an exhibit
Citywide ArtWalk Event
Craft in your face
Five craftsmen demonstrating over two days
Elaine Bell (glass) and Adele Lynham (fraktur) on Saturday 1 to 4 pm.
Elaine Brady Smith (encaustics), Susan Weaver (weaving) and Eric Weit (spinning flax) on Sunday from 12 to 4.
Borrow a special Modern Art bike,
Grab an ArtWalk map & tour our favorite city.
photo ID required. Bikes available in the silent auction
Modern Art, Chestnut St
Grab Julia’s paint and brushes. free.
5th annual Pumpkin Painting
For kids of all ages.
Annex 24 Gallery
Each collaborator adds to a composition in sequence,
finished works will be on exhibit!
Annex 24 Gallery
Watch & Chat
LIVE Art Demonstrations
Plein Air Streetscape Demonstration
Gallery on Market
Christiane David Gallery
Freiman Stoltzfus Gallery
j.a. sharp Custom Jeweler
Julia Swartz Gallery
Lynne Yancha, Sunday 12-3 only
various LCAA members
Lancaster County Art Association
Liz Hess Gallery
Red Raven Art Company
Art Harrington: Saturday 12 – 2 pm
Steve Wilson: Sunday 12 – 2 pm