Please Join us, 3rd Thursday, September 18th, from 5pm – 9pm (FREE EVENT)
Experience Camden’s creative arts community in the historic & beautiful Cooper-Grant Neighborhood and the University/Downtown District near the Camden Waterfront every 3rd Thursday of the month.
Save the dates: 9/18, 10/16, 11/20, 12/18, 1/15, 2/19, 3/19 …
Please join us & support local arts & businesses in Camden.
South Jersey Times &nj.com article and photographs: “Camden Gallery Owners Hope Art Crawl Inspires Change in the City“ Special thanks to the talented Kelly Roncace & Joe Warner.
Thursday, September 18th Participating Venues:
Gallery Eleven One - Art Exhibit & Reception - 5-9pm - Featuring new paintings by William Butler - (339 N. Front St.) www.art11one.com
Stedman Gallery/Rutgers Center for the Arts - Art Exhibit & Closing Reception 5-7pm - Camden Collects: featuring an engaging exhibition of artworks and objects collected by individuals living and/or working in the city of Camden. The collectors include Mayor Dana Redd, Bert Hubbard, Chris Deane, Robert Emmons, and Cal Maradonna (314 Linden Street on Rutgers Campus) www.rcca.camden.rutgers.edu
Walt Whitman Arts Center (WWAC) in Johnson Park - “Putting the Pieces Together”, an interactive arts workshop creating an enormous community tablecloth for Camden- This free, drop-in workshop will invite participants to select quilt squares, make a unique & personalized composition, and then sew them together, thus contributing to a tablecloth that will measure 100 feet in length - workshop sponsored through the Connect-The-Lots program at Cooper’s Ferry Partnership 5-9pm (outside the WWAC at 2nd & Cooper Streets)
Filbert Studio - Art Exhibit - 5-8pm - Paintings & sculpture by Jeff Filbert (305 Benson St.)
Camden County Library’s Nilsa I. Cruz-Perez Downtown Branch – Exploring Hemingway! – Family-Friendly Kick-Off Celebration - 5-7:30pm – The celebration will include interactive stories of adventure for all ages, book giveaways, arts & crafts projects for the whole family, library card sign-ups, food and more. Presented by the Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts as part of the Big Read Program (on the Rutgers Campus at 301 North 5th Street – the intersection of 5th and Penn St.) www.rcca.camden.rutgers.edu/arts-education
Cooper River Distillers - Taste, see & experience Camden’s new distillery - Free Tours every half hour- 4- 8:30pm (34 N. 4th St.) www.cooperriverdistillers.com -Please view- Recent NJ.com news article
The Victor Lofts - Live Music on the Steinway with pianist Christopher Andrew Maier offering standards as well as his own originals. Performances every 30 minutes at the top of each hour 5-8pm (One Market Street) www.thevictorlofts.com
Roosevelt Plaza Park - Pop-Up Park Opening Party - Come enjoy Camden’s first creative placemaking venture located in Roosevelt Plaza Park. The new pop-up park includes public art, landscaping, lighting, and seating that can be enjoyed by all. At the Opening Party, from 6:30-8:30pm, there will be live music, interactive remote control of the light cubes, plus the built-in motion activation. The Pop-Up Park will remain through December 2014 – (520 Market St. – in front of City Hall between Market and Federal Streets) http://www.newamericanpublicart.com/bluehour
Camden RiverSharks - Last Baseball Game of the Season - 7:05pm (Campbell’s Field, 401 N. Delaware Ave.)
Victor’s Pub - RCA Bldg./Victor Lofts – Drink Special www.victorspub.com
Market Street Pizzeria & Gourmet Deli - RCA Bldg./Victor Lofts - Food Special www.marketstreetpizzeria.com
Many free and metered street parking spaces are within walking distance of all the 3rd Thursday Art Crawl venues. Also, the City Hall PATCO stop and the Riverline stops are only blocks away from the participating venues.
Please view the following articles on Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl:
South Jersey Times & nj.com article and photographs: “Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl Highlights City Businesses, Growth“ Special thanks to the talented Kristie Rearick & Lori Nichols.
Courier-Post article & video: “Camden’s Art Crawl is a Must-See”
Special thanks to the talented Kevin Shelly and Jodi Samsel.
Philadelphia Inquirer article: “Raising Awareness of Camden’s Cultural Offerings”
Special thanks to the talented Julia Terruso and April Saul.
Enjoy these wonderful Camden venues in the order you desire, and save the dates so that each 3rd Thursday, you continue to experience beautiful arts, architecture, and eateries in Camden.
Please continue to view this web page in the future as we will be adding more participating venues and experiences on these 3rd Thursdays in Camden.
We thank you for supporting local arts and businesses in Camden.
Future 3rd Thursday Art Crawl Participants:
Adventure Aquarium - http://www.adventureaquarium.com/
South Camden Theatre Co. - http://www.southcamdentheatre.org/
Settlement Music School – Camden http://www.smsmusic.org/branches/camden.php?t=6
Camden RiverSharks - http://riversharks.com/index.cfm
Camden Children’s Garden - http://www.camdenchildrensgarden.org
Thank you to DCCB & Cooper’s Ferry Partnership for promoting the 3rd Thursday Art Crawls in Camden.