The 5th Annual Mother's Day Newmarket ArtWalk is this weekend May 8th and 9th. Take Mom out for a stroll on Main Street.... Mention the ArtWalk and get free stuff! See all the offerings below.
LACA Exhibit|”affordable art” showcase: more than two dozen talented local artists and artisans from our community will exhibit their work in the gallery at Ampers&®, 125 Main St, Newmarket (at Rivermoor Landing Condo’s, lower level); all pieces will be priced at $150 or less. Show runs through 5/28.
The Gallery is open for special weekend hours: Saturday and Sunday 12 to 3 each day; free mimosas and pastries – free admission, donations (to benefit LACA) accepted.
Student Art | Newmarket High School:artwork by newmarket high school students will be on display in various businesses throughout the downtown (see list below)
Outdoor Serenade | music at the bandstand: BrandyLeif will serenade your promenade on Saturday (12-3), downtown at the bandstand
Artists on Main | plein air painters at work: weather permitting, artists will set up their easels on Main Street during the weekend; a selection of completed works by the artists will be offered for sale
Weekend Specials | offered at these downtown locations, exhibiting Newmarket High School student art:
Ampers& - 10% off all LACA art, jewelry, handbags and more for anyone mentioning the artwalkArt to Art - enter to win a door prize raffleBig Bean - free coffee with any purchase for anyone mentioning the artwalkCrackskulls - small coffee or tea to mothers and grandmothers mentioning the artwalkFlora Ventures (downstairs only) - free carnations for mothers and grandmothers mentioning the ArtWalkGet The Scoop - one free scoop of ice cream with purchase of any crepe for anyone mentioning the ArtWalk Jade Garden - 10% purchase for anyone mentioning the ArtWalk JAMN’ Subs - 50 cent beverages for anyone mentioning the ArtWalkMama Lena’s - free salads to mothers and grandmothers mentioning the ArtWalkOrganic Bonita - book an appt on Sat (5/8), mention the ArtWalk, and get 20% off your service (good thru end of May)Panzanella’s - free dessert with every meal purchased for anyonementioning the ArtWalkPrime Advantage - 108 Main St. open house - special TBD Riverworks - free dessert during Mothers Day Brunch for mothers and grandmothers mentioning the ArtWalkRocky’s Famous Burgers - special TBD
The Community Artshow proceeds benefit the Lamprey Arts & Culture Alliance, a local non-profit group of volunteers working hard to bring all the arts—and the community—together. For more information, call Kim at 659-6823.
The paintings above are by local LACA artist, Candace R. Stella.