ArtWalk opens the art galleries and museums of Port Macquarie, bringing art to the street for an engrossing after dark experience. Spread across multiple venues, ArtWalk lets you enjoy amazing local talent and immerse yourself in art in new and unexpected ways.
Follow uber-cool digital projections through Port Macquarie and discover all the top locations for arts and culture throughout the CBD. Local collections will be open to all to explore and enjoy, whether you are a local or simply visiting our great city.
ArtWalk breathes fresh life into painting and sculpture. It brings art away from the sometimes sterile walls of galleries, taking it outside to discover unconventional and interesting new presentations. A fully immersive experience, ArtWalk attendees will witness art being created live. To add to the experience, music and entertainment acts will make use of pop-up spaces and business facilities within the CBD.
Not only is ArtWalk and spectacular artistic experience, it is free to attend. This vibrant community event has the purpose of helping showcase talent and promoting culture within our local area. Port Macquarie’s ArtWalk is a must for anyone with an interest in art, culture or just looking for a great night out.
Out and about: Enjoying ArtWalk Port Macquarie
When will ArtWalk Port Macquarie be held?
ArtWalk is held between 6.00pm and 9.00pm on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th of July.
What does ArtWalk cost?
Put your wallet away because ArtWalk is a totally free event. All galleries and businesses involved are throwing their doors wide for you to enjoy.
Where exactly is ArtWalk located?
ArtWalk occurs throughout the Port Macquarie CBD, including Horton Street (North of Clarence), Clarence Street – (between Horton & Murray Streets), Murray Street (North of Clarence), Sunset Parade & Hay Street North. Keep an eye out for the digital projections and you’ll know you’re close!
Experiencing ArtWalk Port Macquarie at night
How do I make sure I don’t miss any of the locations?
There’s no need to miss any of the great exhibits and events being held at ArtWalk Port Macquarie. Either follow the brilliant projections or pick up a map available at most participating locations. You can even download the mobile app, which will shower you with all the information you will need.
Where should I start my ArtWalk experience?
There is no better place to kick off than Jimmy’s Bar at the Westport Club. This venue is located within an easy stroll from Clarence Street, where much of the festivity will be taking place. Jimmy’s is a great place for a quick bite and a drink or two before the fun and probably even better to head to afterwards. Head back to Jimmy’s for a quiet after dinner drink and debrief of the experience you’ve just enjoyed.