1st Thursday ArtWalk - San Pedro - August 7, 2014

James Harter, Harbor Berth, oil on panel, 15x21Art Galleries & Studios dot the old Downtown San Pedro area. Attend an artist opening reception or watch artists at work.

Restaurants: You're in for a real treat visiting San Pedro's restaurants. The cuisine ranges from English to Mexican, Mediterranean to Italian, Japanese to California Cuisine, Hungarian, Thai, Organic Raw Vegan Cuisine and others.

Live Entertainment For August: Will be coming here

Shops: This month promises more suprises to come in the unique downtown stores and shops. Downtown San Pedro is the perfect place to shop for unique gifts for family and friends. Take a walk down memory lane visiting shops along 6th and 7th Streets. The "Tivoli Lights" criss crossing the streets makes it feel like you're going to a special party and set the mood for a fun evening.

First Thursday Food TrucksSPECIAL FEATURE! Gourmet Food Trucks. This 1st Thursday, Mobile Food Vendors greet you through out the Downtown. The Food Trucks are located on 6th, 7th and Mesa Streets! New Trucks will be Downtown along with some of your favorites from previous 1st Thursdays.

In honor of the "Tall Ships" Findings Art Center (470 W 6th Street) will host a reception by the Los Angeles Maritime Institute exhibiting "Art Inspired by Sailors, Shipwrights and Riggers". Origional paintings, photography, knot work, and sculptures from the wood cut offs when the twin brigantines Exy Johnson, and Irving Johnson were built. Featuring ink drawings by Scott Kennedy.

Michael Stearns Studio 347 (347 7th Street) will be hosting some of the never seen works of the late Richard A. Lopez featuring his Yosemite years..

The free one hour First Thursday Artwalk Tour features a different itinerary each month, highlighting the diverse talents of local and visiting artists in open studios, and galleries in the Arts District of Downtown San Pedro. The tour begins at the Chamber of Commerce Board Room Gallery.

Park free downtown after 6:00 pm , and always free at Ports O' Call near the San Pedro Art Association (open First Thursday), Berth 77, just north of the Ports O' Call Restaurant.

The Artwalk tour starts at 6:30, meeting at the San Pedro Chamber of Commerce, 390 W. 7th Street. Email to receive monthly Artwalk information by email.

1st Thursday Artwalk Please download and print the 1st Thursday Artwalk July 3, 2014 Flyer & Map to use as your guide. (Adobe Acrobat PDF File 710 KB)

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