WOCC to Host ArtWalk on Main St.
(Clayton County, GA)-The Women of Clayton County Foundation and the Women of Clayton County organization (WOCC) presents its inaugural ArtWalk on Main St. 2023 in downtown Jonesboro, GA! The FREE ArtWalk on Main St. event kick-off is Fri., May 19, 2023, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at B’Mari, 106-112 N McDonough St. Jonesboro, GA 30236.
“ArtWalk on Main St. is a free monthly event to showcase unique visual, performance, culinary, and immersive art experiences in Jonesboro’s historic arts and entertainment district,” said WOCC Foundation Vice President Donna Jackson.
Make plans for you, family, and friends to enjoy an exciting array of art displays and entertainment. ArtWalk on Main St. offers unique artistic displays, vendors, complimentary wine, champagne, grazing table, live music and more at 5 p.m. on May 19! Additionally, the ArtWalk on Main St. Sip & Sculpt Experience is $35 per ticket, which begins at 5:30 p.m.
“This a Clayton connected opportunity where there is something for everyone whether you’re interested in the arts or want to learn more about the arts, local businesses, and talented citizens,” said Clayton County Board of Commissioners Chairman Jeffrey E. Turner.
Saxophonist De Wayne Martin is also performing at the Historic Train Depot! Enjoy live music by violinist Connor Long at Fig Tree Cafe, 126 S Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236 and guitarist Dean Coppolino at Arts Clayton Gallery, 136 South Main Street Jonesboro, GA 30236. An open mic experience will start at 6:30 pm at Arts Clayton Gallery. Enjoy the sidewalk art gallery and food truck options while strolling the sidewalks of Jonesboro.
Register for the WOCC ArtWalk on Main St. now by accessing: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/artwalk-tickets-625494931177.
Tentative Schedule of Performances and Activities on May 19, 2023:
Open Mic (musical performances, spoken word & comedy) at 6:30 p.m. Arts Clayton https://forms.gle/Sp5H4X9t3xc54KLL9
• Food & Beverage vendors are free to participate and must register in advance by accessing: https://forms.gle/GY1Hu1hZnF3EG5Eh7
• Artists, Art Vendors and Artisans must register in advance and pay $25 per event to participate by accessing: https://forms.gle/bB2UuG7gesLL5znv9
• WOCC is also recruiting sponsors for the Arts Festival on Main St. A separate email will be sent with the sponsorship details. Access https://forms.gle/jdCR6eHBEJzbWviJ7 to register as a sponsor.
The Women of Clayton County ArtWalk on Main St. is made possible through a partnership between the City of Jonesboro, Main Street Jonesboro Downtown Development Authority, Arts Clayton, Clayton County Tourism Authority, and other business partners.
For more information about ArtWalk on Main St., access womenofclaytoncounty.com or woccarts.com.