Wilmington Art Loop | Art on the town is a tour of opening receptions for art exhibitions in the downtown and greater Wilmington area on the first Friday of the month. Art galleries, studios, museums and alternative art spaces offer an opportunity to meet the featured artist(s) while enjoying refreshments, and in some cases live entertainment.
The art on the town magazine is published monthly by the City of Wilmington and serves as a guide to navigating the 25+ gallery tour. The magazine includes information about the exhibitions, a map, bus schedule and more. Sign up to receive the magazine each month by mail or email to ensure you never miss a loop!
Click to download the latest Art on the Town Loop Schedule for this month.
Art on the Town also ensures accessibility to the event through shuttle vans provided by the City of Wilmington.
Art Loop in 3 easy steps:
- Review the many gallery openings listed in the Art on The Town magazine and choose the openings you want to attend.
- Map out your choices on the Art on the Town map in the magazine.
- Choose your method of transportation:
- Choice A. The Art on the Town shuttle is a free service provided by the City of Wilmington. The shuttle schedule can be found in the magazine.
- Choice B. Self-guided tours are a go to at your own pace option and offer more freedom to customize your tour.
Click here to download this months Art-loop schedule of locations and presenting artists.