Nelson and District Arts Council presents the 31st Annual ArtWalk event! ArtWalk has drawn locals and visitors downtown to experience the wonderful work of our visual artists for 31 glorious years. A truly Nelson family summer activity. Opening night activities will be held at businesses and venues throughout Nelson on Friday, June 28th from 6pm to 9:30 pm. A second opening will occur on Saturday, July 27th. ArtWalk runs until September 6th and will have closing weekend events in conjunction with the Nelson Road Kings.
2019 applications for artists and venues have now closed.
History of Artwalk
In 1988 local artist and art advocate, Anne DeGrace, brought the idea to Nelson. ArtWalk has continued to grow with the number of local businesses becoming galleries providing more venues for the growing number of artists living in the Nelson region.