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The National Hotel Artist Lofts and U.S.Backline present “Art Market on Market “. ART ,Theater and LIVE Music in Synchronicity starts October 11th at 7pm.

ROCKY_POSTERThe Art Market on Market is an interactive outdoor art experience held during ArtWalk in the Cultural Arts District of Galveston. Every six weeks from 6pm to 9pm, The National Hotel Artist Lofts and US Backline, along with the City of Galveston’s Commission on the Arts, Galveston Art Center, The Grand 1894, ETC Theater, Visker and Scrivener’s, and Bomdiggidy Glass Gallery, will transform the 22nd block of Market Street into a unique event to showcase a variety of live music, hand crafted items, paintings, photography, jewelry, performance art, and temporary social art installations. Located just a block away from the bustling Post Office Street, the Art Market on Market will create new opportunities for artists, patrons, and the local community to participate in and appreciate the arts. This event will be a dynamic new addition to ArtWalk, a mainstay in the arts community by the Galveston Art Center for over 25 years.

The first Art Market on Market will be held October 11th. There will be musical performances beginning at 7 pm by local musicians To Whom it May and EVAK, along with a special musical preview of Rocky Horror Picture Show by ETC theater at 8 pm. Bomdiggidy Glass Gallery will be doing live glassblowing demonstrations and we will have “Oojah” the Art Car out. MOD coffee house will have their mobile coffee truck out so make sure you don’t miss out!