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Whyte Avenue Art Walk
July 12 – 14, 2024

What is the Whyte Avenue Art Walk?

The Whyte Avenue Art Walk is Edmonton’s first Art Walk with 400 artists lining the streets of Old Strathcona during the second weekend in July to share their creative talents. People are invited to buy art directly from the artists and watch as they create. All visual artists, brave enough to share their work, are welcome to participate. The Art Walk is a non-juried event that attracts professional artists, amateurs, and students.

“Imagine a 4 km walk through the hearts and minds of artists. Cultural explorers are invited to see art-making in action on the streets of Old Strathcona, a vibrant art district in the historic centre of Edmonton, Alberta. More than 400 visual artists bring their art supplies and artworks out into the streets. Together they create an outdoor studio and gallery spanning several blocks. Art Walk reveals Alberta’s hidden talent and provides an opportunity for patrons to curate their own art collection from many undiscovered masters.” Kim Fjordbotten, Art Walk Producer for its first 25 years, The Paint Spot

Presented by Activate Arts Alberta

Dates: July 12 – 14, 2024
Times: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Location: On the streets of Old Strathcona

Event Partners: District Whyte – Old Strathcona Business Association, The Paint Spot, Ice on Whyte Festival Society, On The Spot Pop Ups Market


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Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market Sunday Pop Up

While you are strolling around the Whyte Ave Art Walk, July 12-14th; located in the heart of Old Strathcona, we invite you to pick up your local goods and goodies at the Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market (OSFM), on Saturday from 8 am – 3 pm.

OSFM will be OPEN SUNDAY on  July 14 from 11 am – 3 pm for a Special Festival Pop-up Street Market in collaboration with the Art Walk Event.

For our Sunday market, you will see a special selection of our local artisans, farmers, and food trucks to treat the community.

This event is not to be missed.


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