Downtown merchants roll out the welcome mats with special promotions and sales, live entertainment and family activities.
Each Second Saturday features:
- An Opening Reception from 6-9 p.m. for the current Featured Artist Exhibit at Lemon Street Gallery.
- A Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Simmons Library: 2:30 p.m. Enjoy a peek behind the scenes of our local historic treasure: the Simmons Library! Learn about Zalmon Simmons, Daniel H. Burnham, and the history of this beautiful building. See behind-the-scene areas such as the coal room and the medical room. The tour will involve stairs and spiral staircases.
- Specials from 4 - 8 p.m. at Alpaca Art Pottery Painting, with designated items that you don't need to pay a studio fee to paint.
- A reception is held for the featured artist of the month at Re:Vision Gallery and Artist Studios.