Celebrate the holidays on Webster Street, Friday December 9th
This year the West Alameda Business Association will be joining the 2nd
Friday ArtWalk on Webster to present a Santa meet & greet at the Financial Benefits Credit Union
from 1-5pm to be followed by a special edition of 2nd
Friday ArtWalk on Webster and a Holiday Night Market from 5-9pm at the Hawthorn Suites
, we hear Mr. & Mrs. Claus will also make an appearance at the Holiday Night Market!
The ArtWalk will take place from Central to Pacific on Webster
. There will be upwards of 25 craft artists placed in front of “art hosts” businesses, Hair Tech, West End Crepe, Wescafe’, The Shamrock, Cookie Bar, The Fireside Lounge, a “Pop- Up” gallery at Calafia Taqueria and Gallery 1553.
Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus, carolers, kids games, hot cocoa & cider, face painting by Alana Dill
, a photo area and more craft artisans will be bringing holiday cheer at the Hawthorn Suites Hotel.
Local Craft Artisans include: Art by Sachiko, Nu Spirit Designs,
t-SHop Studio, Crate Big Ideas, Pens of Whimsey, Manino Leather, Karri Jose, Pallavi Lal, Arleen Andrea, Rose Kyocera, Designs by Mo, Dani Robison, &Entertainment Studios, T-Hiro Designs, Shane Shelton, Little Planets Jewelry and many more!!! Gallery artists showing at art host locations include many local artists including students from Alameda Academy, Island, Encinal and Alameda High Schools.
A super fun addition to this event is an ArtWalk stamp card raffle. You can pick up your stamp card at any of the Art Host locations. Once you have stamps from ALL hosts and crafters on the evening of the event, you turn in your card at the WABA booth located at the pacific lot to receive your raffle ticket. Raffle prizes include gift cards to local restaurants, massage certificates, items from participating crafters, target cards and more!