THE WESTVILLE VILLAGE RENAISSANCE ALLIANCE PRESENTS:
THE 23rd ANNUAL WESTVILLE ARTWALK
ARTWALK IS ON!
Things will be a little different.

Masks will be required at all in-person events.

Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

There will be NO FOOD TRUCKS OR BEER GARDEN
INSTEAD, There will be three nights of screenings and concerts in Edgewood Park, where we will socially distance 'blanket to blanket' for maximum safety!

AND FOR ALL YOUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE NEEDS...

PICNIC IN THE PARK to go!
Westville Restaurant Specials May 6,7+8
Family + Individual Meals To Be Announced....
Please join us in making Artwalk Safe and Fun For All!
TUESDAY, MAY 4
Improv, baby.

We kick it off with a performance by A Broken Umbrella Theatre's
Improv Troupe The Regicides

LIVE ONLINE
9:00PM

WEDNESDAY, MAY 5

6-Square Jam Gallery
Grand Opening and Raffle
5:30 to 7:30 pm!

Exhibition Dates: May 5-8, 2021
Location: 16 Fountain Street in Westville
Thursday and Friday, May 6 and 7: Noon to 7 pm
Saturday, May 8: Noon to 5 pm
Social Distancing Rules Respected * Masks Required

6 Square is a community-wide, all-inclusive art exhibition and sale to benefit the Westville Small Business Fund.


Central Ave Mural-Painting!
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come see Westville-based artist Heather Gedron's street mural come together on Central Avenue behind Dunkin Donuts.
THURSDAY, MAY 6
SCREENING IN THE PARK!
HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE
"Comic Dynamite" - The Guardian

with a special screening of Travis Carbonella's short film
THE VOLCAN TUNGURAHUA MURAL PROJECT

Screening at Sundown (8pm) * Edgewood Park (Whalley + West Rock)
...6-Square Jam Open Thursday Noon to 7 pm...
FRIDAY, MAY 7
THABISA
and the
MUSICIANS OF THE NEW HAVEN SYMPHONY
Show starts at 6:30 pm * Edgewood Park (Whalley + West Rock)
Two worlds joyfully collide when Musicians of the New Haven Symphony join singing sensation Thabisa in an energetic concert that includes African drumming, classic tunes (Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Smooth Criminal), and new arrangements of Thabisa’s soulful songs. Bring a blanket – and your dancing shoes – to this first-ever collaboration between Thabisa and your NHSO!
and it wouldn't be
Artwalk without
DJ DOOLEY-O
+ ALISA 
...6-Square Jam Open Friday Noon to 7pm...
SATURDAY, MAY 8
Kick off Artwalk Saturday with Our 1st Ever
PET PARADE!
11:00 am in Edgewood Park
BRING YOUR DOGS, CATS, PIGS, FERRETS for
a socially-distanced march around the park!
LEASHES + MASKS!


KIDS IN THE PARK!
12pm-4pm
* SPIN ART *
* TIE DYE *
* MAGNETIC POETRY *
*BOOK MOBILE *
*HOPSCOTCH OBSTACLE COURSE*
ART + ARTISAN MARKET
11 am - 5 pm
Fountain Street and Central Ave


ARTISTS IN THE PARK

Six artists will be working live in Westville Village. Some of the work that the artists create during Artwalk will be offered in a silent auction to benefit the Westville Small Business Fund.

The silent auction will take place Saturday, May 8, 12-4pm at Kehler Liddell Gallery at 873 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT. Winners of the auction will be announced at the Duckie Race Screening in the Park Saturday Night!
MUSIC AT KEHLER LIDDELL GALLERY, 1-1:30 PM
Complementing the current exhibition, Looking UpViolinist Ilana Zaks will be performing ”Music for Uplifting Times", with music from Bach. Masks for this socially distant program are required, limited participants.Sponsored by ArtEcon Initiative
ELM CITY SOUNDS
will be out on
Fountain Street!
...6-Square Jam Open Saturday Noon to 5 pm...
OPEN STUDIOS, GALLERIES + POP-UPS!
West River Arts, DaSilva Gallery, Kehler Liddell Gallery and more! Details to come.
CLOSING NIGHT OUTDOOR SCREENING!

The 4TH ANNUAL
WEST RIVER DUCKIE RACE
COVID precludes us from holding a live duckie race, but filmmaker Travis Carbonella and A Broken Umbrella Theatre have stepped up again to make the pre-taped running of the ducks the best show in town!
followed by...
THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL
KID FLICKS ONE!
2021's best short films from around the world right in our own backyard!
Screening at Sundown (8pm) * Edgewood Park (Whalley + West Rock)
AND DON'T FORGET TO...
BUY YOUR DUCKIES!

WE MAY BE FILMING AHEAD,
AND THAT RACE WILL ALMOST CERTAINLY GET WEIRD,
BUT THE RESULTS ARE VALID!

BUY YOUR DUCKIES FOR A CHANCE TO WIN THE COVETED DUCKIE CUP!


PRE-ORDER
YOUR GORGEOUS, LOCAL ARTIST-DESIGNED ARTWALK T-SHIRT TODAY!
Order by April 26 to pick up your T-Shirt Artwalk Saturday, May 8!
SEND US YOUR ARTWORK!
VOLUNTEER!
Are you interested in volunteering for Artwalk?! We have LOTS OF NEEDS! We are also happy to give community service hours to those who need them! Here is the

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