Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Spring Fling in Ormond Beach this Friday
Art Consortium member Michelle Davidson will have her mixed media jewelry ansa judged for the contest "Spring Fling" at the first Friday Art Walk in Ormond Beach. Come down and cast your vote for your favorite. Find the details of the event below:
Spring Fling! on East Granada in Ormond Beach April 2nd 5-8pm
Spring is here and it’s time to enjoy the warmer weather while strolling E. Granada Boulevard on First Friday filled with art, music, great food and wine!
Here are some of the events we have planned:
Ø You Be The Judge - Back by popular demand, the First Friday Art Contest will feature all local artists with the Spring Fling theme. Artwork will be displayed in the windows of various merchants along the stroll route. Vote on “Best Representation of Spring Fling”, “Most Unique” and of course, “Fan Favorite”.
Ø Metropolitan Gallery Show Opening – Jessie Cook is the featured artist for April. A painter who exhibits along the East coast of Florida as well as several galleries in Orlando, Jessie ‘s landscapes and still life create great representations of life around us. In addition to works of art on exhibit, Jessie has been the featured artist for the cover of Halifax Magazine. Stop by and meet her!
Ø Wine Tasting – check out Bon! Gourmet and Noah’s Market for great wine tastings and the best to take home with you!
Ø The Bikini Company – For every size, shape and age, this is the place to pick up you’re the latest beach wear! Fun styles by Betsey Johnson, LaBlanca, VIX, Luli Fama, and more! And, there’s more than just bathing suits – casual wear, sandals, hats – everything you need for this beautiful weather. Check out their new styles!
Ø Enjoy The Music – Local musicians will once again provide great music both at Granada Plaza and the Shoppes At Oceanside.
Ø Art, Art, Art! – Emmons Cottage Art Gallery is our “Merchant of the Month” and showcases their 15 artists whose work includes watercolor, acrylic and oil paintings, 3-D sculptures, mixed media collage and artisan jewelry. Your hosts for the evening will be Teresa Thompson and Ella Lawless.
Ø Bonnie’s Boutique – Bonnie has brought back fresh spring fashions from her buying trips and they are already a hit at her Spring Fashion Shows. Stop by to see the latest in women’s casual and cruise wear!
Ø Food Galore – Before, during or after the stroll, enjoy our many restaurants for a variety of great food: Noah’s Market, Peach Valley Café, Hershey’s Ice Cream of Ormond Beach, Lulu’s Oceanside Grill and Larry’s Giant Subs!
Ø Raffles & Prizes – Stop in each merchant to see what their special is of the month, or raffle or prizes they have to offer. These vary each month and are fun to win!
Ø Movies On The Halifax – The Casement’s Movies On The Halifax has been rescheduled to Friday, April 9th due to previous commitments on First Friday.
This Friday Look For Our Event Balloons At:
Ø The Casements
Shoppes At Oceanside:
Ø Bon! Gourmet
Ø Metropolitan Gallery & Frame
Ø Bonnie's Boutique
Ø Art On The Boulevard
Ø Marguerite's Florist
Ø Emmons Cottage Art Gallery
Ø Lulu's Oceanside Grill
Ø Hershey's Ice Cream of Ormond Beach
Ø Ormond’s Family Chiropractic
Ø Ormond Beach Travel
Ø Edward Jones
Ø Peach Valley Cafe
Ø Noah’s Market
Ø Ormond Beach Florist
Ø The Bikini Company
Ø Larry's Giant Subs
Remember, FREE PARKING at The Casements, the city parking lot near the tennis courts on E. Granada, the Post Office (after 5:00pm), the city parking lot next to Emmons Cottage Gallery off Halifax , street and lot parking at LuLu’s Oceanside Grill, and Granada Plaza !
For more information, contact Teresa at 673-6060, Nancy at 451-5273 or visit firstfridayeastgranada.com