ARTivity on the Green Grand Opening Celebration

ARTivity on the Green, the city’s first public art park, will have its grand opening on Saturday, May 9th, from 2-5 PM. Located on Liberty Street between 6th and 7th streets, ARTivity on the Green promises to be the most imaginative stretch of green space this city has ever seen. Designed to encourage further development on N. Liberty Street and to be a bridge between the Arts District and Innovation Quarter, 2 of the most dynamic areas of the City of Winston-Salem. Live Music, Ribbon Cutting, and so much more! #AFASgroup #PublicArt #CityOfArtsandInnovation #ArtivityOnTheGreen #ArtPark #ArtsDistrict #InnovationQuarter

Global Love Day at the Yoga Gallery, Friday May 1st

The Yoga Gallery is planning a really big party for the May 1st Gallery Hop! Happy Hour Flow 5:30-6:30 p.m. led by Alyson (street open till 6:45 p.m.) Build a Sand Mandala with Artist Nancy David In the Street at 7 p.m. Create with LOVE. (6:45 p.m. street closes) Kirtan 8:00-9:00 p.m in the studio with Triad EnCHANT for call & response chanting. Bhakti Yoga of LOVE & Devotion The Yoga Gallery of Healing Arts is located at 534 N.Liberty Street in the Downtown Arts District. For more info, send email to or visit the website at or Continue reading

Get Ready for Heavy Rebel Weekender!!

heavy rebel car show

Heavy Rebel Weekender is an annual event, and it happens this weekend, July 4-6, 2014. While much of the activity takes place at the Millennium Center, Trade Street and Arts District denizens should know that Saturday, July 5th is the annual Car Show, a showcase of vintage cars and bikes.  This event is HUGE and it gets bigger every year. Businesses and visitors alike should take note of the street closing schedule. Finnigan’s Wake holds the permit for the street closings, which includes putting the barricades up and arranging off-duty police officers to provide security. The barricades will be in Continue reading