Presented by Main Street Petersburg
Friday for the Arts! will bring music, art, fun activities, food, new beers, and abundant good spirits. There will be music in three performing arts venues, and great exhibits at the Petersburg Area Art League and at the 7 Moons Market, in Old Market Square.
VISUAL ARTS: The Art League will be exhibiting its Legacy Collection in its Main Gallery and upstairs in the Members Gallery The Collection consists of art work collected by the Art League over the decades, primarily in the form of Purchase Prizes at the Art League’s annual Art Festival in Poplar Lawn Park. All work on display is for sale. In the Education Center, the Art League will be exhibiting more than seventy-five paintings and photographs donated to the Art League to raise money. Nearby, around the Farmer’s Market, the 7 Moons Market will return, with work by crafters, artisans, and makers. This month, look for food trucks at the Market, including Doobie Lou’s.
MUSIC: Hatcher’s Run (Americana & roots music) will perform at Old Towne Square (sponsored by Main Street Petersburg, with the support of the City of Petersburg). The Sinatra-style crooner Joe LaLuna will be at Maria’s, and From Another Mother (Tony Farris & Friends) in Old Market Square, as part of the 7 Moons Market.. Music this month from five-thirty to nine!
Friday for the Arts! is Petersburg’s monthly celebration of the arts. This month marks the beginning of the event’s eighteenth year. Friday for the Arts! is now a program of Main Street Petersburg.