Village of the Arts - An Artist Community
The Village of the Arts is a vibrant community of artists living, working and selling direct to the public in Bradenton, FL. The Village is Florida's largest art community on the West Coast and home to over 35 businesses. Galleries, studios, cafes, healing arts, jewelry, fashion and books can all be found as you wander the streets of this charming area of restored 1920's and 30's cottages. Located south of downtown & the new Riverwalk, the Village is one of Bradenton's most exciting areas. Free on-street parking.
ArtWalks are the first Friday and Saturday of each month. Signature events include Festival of the Skeletons, An Olde Fashioned Village CHristmas, Studio Tours, Annual Brunch & Fashion Show and The Garden Walk. See details at www.villageofthearts.com Pick up a free Village Map from participating galleries.