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Welcome to the 2nd Saturday Art WalkTMwebsite

an official website of the organizers of 2nd Saturday Art WalkTM artist's street festival,

2nd Saturday Art WalkTM Organization. 501(c)3 non-for-profit public charity. Tel: 562.682-9735

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Since 1997

Experiencing art is our dedication

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Next Art Walk is May 10th

Buy American - buy Long Beach Art-Works!

Defining art (What is art?)

Watch video about

the power of the forest

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How to promote your business or organization

during the Art Walks? How to participate in the fashion show?

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More information

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Next Art Walk details

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Maps & directions

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Vendor's reservation chart

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Artist info card  (Jpeg file)

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Contact us

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Press

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Our Mission Statement

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2nd Saturday Art Walk TM 

is a monthly event.

It takes place in the East Village Art District,

Downtown Long Beach,

every second Saturday of each month.

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.Long Beach Masterpiece Contest.

 At 5:00 pm during each event everyone can submit one original art work to our contest. Submissions have to be delivered to Hellada Gallery, 117 Linden Ave. The participant has to be present at the Art Walk to enter. Panel of judges will select the most creative work called Long Beach Masterpiece. The judges, consistent of well established Long Beach artists will announce the winner at 6:00pm. 

First prize is $75.00. All media are welcome. 

Take a look at the winners from previous months:

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David Telles

Dennis

mixed media

Long Beach Masterpiece Winner, March 2014

Currently exhibited at Hellada Gallery

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John Barney

Contemplation Two

acrylic on canvas

Long Beach Masterpiece Winner, April 2014

Currently exhibited at Hellada Gallery

 

 

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     The Art Walk takes place around the streets of Linden Ave, 1st Street, Broadway, 4th Street, and Elm. Local art galleries and retail businesses such as gift shops, boutiques, restaurants and coffee shops stay open until late evening. Linden Avenue is closed to the traffic and transformed into a street art fair by local artists. Two stages are dedicated to street performances and live music. Anyone is welcome.

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  2nd Saturday Art Walks hours are from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Admission is free.

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Parking is available in nearby structures and parking lots for about $7-$15/day or...  free by chance on nearby streets.
     The greatest attraction of this event is it's unique items and works of art in combination with paintings, sculpture, photography, crafts and hands-on workshops mixed with theatre and dance.
The 2nd Saturday Art Walk offers kids, as well as adults, entertainment, education and an opportunity to create their own art master-pieces. It gives a chance to be a critic as well as an artist. 2nd Saturday Art Walk is all yours to

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     Come and stroll through the Art District galleries. Watch the art performances. Have a dinner with friends or simply enjoy a cup of coffee in an outdoor setting.
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The dates of the next 2nd Saturday Art Walks:

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 May 10th,

June 14th, July 12th...
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Art Organizations and Artists!

Contact us to

highlight your music performances,

theatrical performances, interactive art projects,

fashion shows. Create a new art project!

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How to become a participant?

Event is open to anyone who wants to present their own art works. Professionals, amateurs, art organizations and beginners

are welcome.
The participation donation is $40.00 for art vendor, $50.00 for craft vendor, $75.00 and up for commercial vendor per 10' x 10' outdoor space. Click here for definitions of different booth types.

For the artist's booths we accept donations anytime.

For the art & craft vendors the first day to register is 7 days before the event at 12:00 o'clock by calling 562.682-9735.

After you receive the confirmation number, please fill out the artist info card and send it along with the payment to 2nd Saturday Art Walk, 117 Linden Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802. You may also use our donate button on the top of this page to submit payment via PayPal.

Using PayPal does not require submitting the artist info card. First come first serve rule is applied. Please make the checks payable to 2nd Saturday Art Walk. The donation is not refundable rains or shines. We supply electricity for simple lighting. Artists bring their own set-up and lights (one power strip, 20ft extension cord and fluoresced lights please). We encouraged vendors to create an unique and original station.

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Amplified sound and street performances have to be approved in advance. There is no fee for the performances. 

Sale or serving food requires special Health Department permit and additional fees. Call the Long Beach Health Dept.

at 562.570-4144 for more details.

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2ND SATURDAY ART WALKS ARE ORGANIZED BY LOCAL ARTISTS
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL GALLERIES, BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTS.


Financial sponsors:

City of Long Beach

ALWAYS a SPONSOR - Thank You!

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CURRENTLY SPONSORING - Thank You!

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CURRENTLY SPONSORING - Thank You!

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 Hellada Art Center

ALWAYS a SPONSOR - Thank You!

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CURRENTLY SPONSORING

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from 2001 to 2009 - Thank You!

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1997-2000, 2008-2009, Dec. 2012 - Thank You!

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Downs Properties

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Community Supporters:

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Robert Garcia, Councilman District 1

Suja Lowenthal, Councilwoman District 2

CALB (Cultural Alliance Long Beach)

ArtExchange

Art District Neighborhood Association

Appleby Brokerage

Village Treasures

ThePrimeSpot.com

Vayden Roi Galleries

Best Western Hotel

Westin Hotel

Marriott Hotel

Slushbox

Clay ceramic studio

LYONS art supplies

The Long Beach Depot for Creative Reuse

Al's Fingerprinting Photo Studio

Sidewalk Fashions

The Hallway Spectacle

Soggy Dog

Primal Flowers

Durty Mick Records

Roach Society

Som Vannak Shop

Zephyr Cafe

Utopia

Native Sol

Anneise Boutique

Tropicalata Cuban Cafe 

Greenhouse Cafe

Ashia Restaurant

Revive Organic Juice Bar 

Cafe Berlin

District Wine

Rocco Deli

Rebel Bite

ELEV8 Clothing

Ay Que Vintage

Eclectique

Vivid Framing and Lighting

Susan Hammond Skin Care

Creme de la Crepe Restaurant

Pier 76 Fish Grill

Fingerprints Music Store

The Pepper Corner

Village Grind Cafe

House of Haden

Trophies Incorporated

WaWa Restaurant

Flowers by Vickie

Zepp Signs

Lafayette Homeowners Association

Broadlind Apartments

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Thank you!

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Friendly links

 

Fiat USA

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State Farm Insurance

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Hellada Art Center

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CALB

(Cultural Alliance Long Beach)

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 ..ArtExchange Long Beach

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Art District Neighborhood Association

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Art District Business Association

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The Long Beach Depot

for Creative Reuse

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Long Beach Area Convention

& Visitors Bureau

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Long Beach Arts Gallery

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Museum of Latin American Art

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Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum 

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Arts Council for Long Beach

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Long Beach Museum of Art

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Long Beach Playhouse

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Alive Theatre

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The Found Theatre

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The Garage Theatre

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The Historical Society

of Long Beach

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The International City Theatre

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Freestyle Photo Supplies

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Exposure Exhibition

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Tuttle Cameras

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Photography:

Hellada Photography Studio

Information gathered by Marek