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Final Fridays on the Square

Final Fridays on the Square

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Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location: Nelsonville's Public Square

Contact: Ann Judy

Phone: 740-753-4346

Jan 30 Feb 27 Mar 27 Apr 24 May 29 Jun 26 Jul 31 Aug 28 Sep 25 Oct 30 Nov 27 2015

Head to Nelsonville's Historic Public Square for great art, delicious foods and more! Final Fridays features new exhibits from Nelsonville's Historic Arts District galleries, art, vendors, music, and more!

You'll see street musicians and performers, artists demonstrating their trade, a FREE Summer Concert Series provided by Stuart's Opera House, top quality art exhibits and so much more. A perfect way to end each month.

Final Fridays on the Square

Schedule for January 30th, 2015   5:30-9:30 pm

Fire & Ice

Fabulous Ice Carving, Flaming Desserts, Icy Glass Art & Fiery Ceramics

Blazing Performances with Batons

& Hot Hot Chili at Bowl-A-Rama!


One the Square-

·         Ice Carving Competition

·         Massive Ice Block Fire Pit with Master Ice Carver Paul Ahrens, from Precise Ice Creations: 6:30

·         Superstars Fire Twirlers: 6:30 to 7:30

·         Flaming Desserts from Hocking College’s finest: 6-8

·         Special Fire & Ice menu at Rhapsody



Starbrick Cooperative Gallery:  presents the 13th Annual Bowl-A-Rama.  Buy the Bowl…the Chili’s Free!  The area’s finest potters are spinning unique art bowls for you to fire up with our homemade chilies. And we are fine cooks too! Also that night: OpeningNight:  Discomfort Zone The Starbrick Cooperative Gallery artists explore unfamiliar terrain, trying new mediums as a New Year challenge.

Majestic Galleries:   OpeningNight: Neoteric.  New Members showwith Bret Barton, Ryan Davis , Amy Desitter, Amy Gibas, Todd Kunkler, Megan Marzec & Danette Pratt.  Front Gallery: Ki Charm John Kim, Autonomy vs Shame.

Hocking Art Gallery:  Opening Night:The Glass and Ceramics Invitational.


Stuart’s Gallery 1879: Opening Night:The Art of Bryn Perrott.  Bryn Perrott is an artist from Morgantown, West Virginia who works with woodcuts and makes beautiful art. She has produced art for the Jackie O's Brewery cans, albums, and much more. Now through March 23rd. Jackie O's beers and more available at the Stuart's bar.


Paper Circle:  Opening Night: Carrie Lingscheit: Recent Prints and Drawings. Paper Circle is pleased to present a selection of recent works by Chicago-based artist Carrie Lingscheit, a 2010 alumna of Ohio University.  Lingscheit's work explores subtleties of human behavior and interaction, gesture, touch, and posturing; the resulting drawings and intaglio prints present ambiguous and sometimes whimsical narratives characterized by omission, distortion, and hyperbole.


The Plaid Butterfly: is fully stocked with smoking hot incense & icy cool handmade peppermint soaps.Stop in and stock-up on all of your aromatherapy demands.


Nelsonville Library:  Open until 8 pm! Warm up at the library by getting a head start on Valentine's Day. Drop in from 5:30-7:00 pm to make valentines for the people you love. Free and open to the public. All materials provided. For kids of all ages and families. Book Sale: 30¢ each or $3 for a bag full.



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