Welcome to the First Friday Art Walk website. We want everyone associated with our nonprofit organization to feel welcome, comfortable and to HAVE FUN.
Please visit our JOIN US page if you're interested in being a part of the fast growing cultural scene in downtown Oceanside. First Friday Art Walk is produced by Oceanside Friends of the Arts which gives back to the Oceanside Arts community through cultural events like the Art Walk. Oceanside Friends of the Arts also provides scholarships to students interested in studying The Arts.
Celebrate the Cinco de May weekend and get some Mother's Day shopping done at the First Friday Art Walk on May 4 from 5-9pm. We'll be back to our classic format, with artists and musicians located at 16 different downtown locations.
NEXT ART WALK IS ON MAY 4, 5-9PM. WE RETURN TO OUR CLASSIC DOWNTOWN FORMAT ON:
PIER VIEW WAY
SEE YA THERE!!!
RICHARD SHAW 3D WIRE ART
First Friday Art Walk Artist Richard Shaw and his new 3D Wire Art Robots will be in Artist Alley near Pier View Way May 4, 5-9pm.
Welcome Magician Matthew Singer to First Friday Art Walk
CHECK OUT OUR RECAP OF THE VERY EXCITING MARCH 2 FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK AT THE SPRINGHILL SUITES MARRIOTT.
New in 2018 for First Friday Art Walk are our Art Walk Moment video features showcasing individuals and organizations that make our Art Walk events tick. Do you want to be featured in an Art Walk Moment? Contact us and we'll set it up.
Collaborative Art Notecards FOR SALE!!!
Buy individually for $2.95 or get a pack of 10 for $20 and support Oceanside Friends of the Arts.
Use the Donate button to purchase and make sure you specify which card you like and how many packs you want.
Art Walk Artist Taylor Mohr's photography is currently featured on the covers of both Carlsbad Magazine and About Town Magazine. Way to go Taylor!!! Check out Taylor's work on Instagram @taylor.mohr
Incredible turnout from both artists and the public on December 1 at the SpringHill Suites Marriott in Downtown Oceanside. Wonderful collaboration and a fantastic time had by all that attended. More pictures and video to come....
Tijs Groen blew us away in December with his world class musicianship. How he ended up performing for us we're not sure but we certainly want him back!!
Join First Friday Art Walk in promoting our vibrant art community showcasing pop-up art galleries, custom jewelry, dance performances, live music and poetry embedded in our local businesses and public spaces.
Check out our most recent video recapS below......
Oceanside Friends of the Arts is the proud producer of First Friday Art Walk. Proceeds benefit Oceanside Friends of the Arts' commitment to enhance, encourage and support arts related activities for the Oceanside Community including scholarships for local students. We are a nonprofit 501(c)3. Tax ID 81-2397930.