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Fiery Final Art Crawl Coming

By Devon Michelle, 2013-10-30

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - Though November may be brisk the Downtown Anaheim Association will host the final Art Crawl Experience of 2013 on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 6pm until 10pm. This free art walk and arts festival will feature downtown galleries, an indie crafts/live artists fair, live entertainment, gourmet food trucks, fresh eateries and special art attractions at downtown brick and mortars. The holidays are approaching quickly, and the Art Crawl Experience is your perfect destination to find unique gifts while supporting local businesses.
The main stage at Center Street Promenade and Lemon will feature fiery dancers from Grupo Folklorico Desafio (6pm), Naranjita Flamenco (6:40pm and 7:40pm) and Spyglass Belly/Fire Dance Company (8pm), as well as swanky jazz by Riff Raff Vintage Swing (7pm) and old-school blues by Catfish Junction (9pm).
In front of Anaheim ICE, gourmet food trucks and mobile boutiques will include, Sexy Burger, Frijolitos Mobile Coffee, The Grilled Cheese Truck, Chomp Chomp Nation and Selvedge Dry Goods.
The streets of Downtown Anaheim will transform into a bevy of beautiful pop-up boutiques. Artists and indie crafters participating include: Anaheim Arts Council, Arm the Animals, Be U Accessory, Big Ceeze @ Mi Familia Tattoo, By Francis Frank, Carolyn's Crafts, Cat MacGregor Photography, CC Crafted Artists/The Kandy Jar, Daffodilgems Soap & Lotions, DiGUM Photography, Dino Perez, Down Right Epic, Draw D.V.L. Productions, Flock Shop, Gus Moran, Hero Designs & Vintage, Impalas OC, Jake "Krowe" Perez, John Hill Photography, Juicy Basics Skin Care, Knitting by Charlene, La Vaga Rosa, LegendBrush, Loophead Designs, Lori-Antoinette, Masque Ensembles, My Suite Nothings, Natalia Duarte, NiftyCurly, Path to Perfect Skin, Purple Rose Graphics, RelicsLoft, Rockin' Art, Stephen Rivers, The Lilac Leaf, The Princess and the Glass Bead, The Trim Shoppe, Time in a Bottle, Tony Podue and Wishful Handmade.

The brick and mortar establishments are also metamorphosing for the event, too. See the details below for special artsy activities that will be taking place (listed from east to west):

Anaheim Brewery - Live music by Allensworth from 7-9pm. (Jazz, funk, soul)
Center Gallery - Suface Art Association- "Under the Influence"
CIM Gallery- Lily Nava Fine Art and Fusionart, "Just Believe" Solo Exhibit
MUZEO - free admission to both exhibits Worn to Be Wild: The Black Leather Jacket and Lateral Acceleration: Southern California Motorcycle Culture. Free calligraphy demos by Society for Calligraphy member, Beverly Womack. Womack is a graphic artist who does wonderful portraiture with script. She'll do a large portrait of Bruce Springsteen to go with Worn to Be Wild.
Center Street Cheese Shop - Grand Opening and art by Bandit
THE GOOD Californian Haberdashery/BARBEER - Artwork by Sean Vellos and Noble Ale Works on tap
118 Degrees - Fresh APPLE CIDER BAR with Holiday Crafting on the patio for the kids!
HEALTHY JUNK - Culinary Artist Chef Lynda will be creating pumpkin shakes, pumpkin cheesecake and "beef" burgundy over buttered noodles.
JUNK BAR - OC’s only vegan/organic beer and wine bar
HOME ECO:NOMICS - Mixed media on canvas artwork by Adria Murphy
The Yoga Mat - Artist: Stephen Hochschild. Launch party of Orange County Yogi Co-op.
5:00-6:20 - Yoga Class FREE
6:20-6:45 - Gong Sound Healing  FREE
7:00-8:00 - Mix & Mingle (food, drinks & music)
8:00-8:30 - Raffle
8:30-close Mix & Mingle
The Gypsy Den- Art on display by Joe Baca
Rothick Art Haus presents: “Urban Selective,” featuring the artwork of: Kyle William Harper, John Michael Gill, Miguel Paredes  and Nik Soupe.

The Art Crawl Experience runs from 6 PM – 10 PM. All venues are easily accessible via the free shuttle service by Anaheim Resort Transit, which will circle the route from the Center Gallery to the Anaheim Packing District, CTR ST, and end at the Rothick Art Haus.

This is more than an art walk; this is ACE. The Art Crawl Experience is held every second Saturday each February, May, August and November.

For more information, call (714) 956 – 3586, or visit the Facebook page here.



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