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This week in Forest Park

Posted by Jim Taylor on

This week in Forest Park

Third Friday in Forest Park is this Friday!Forest Park will be in Holiday mode!Shop local and enjoy your neighborhood restaurants and shops in Forest Park!Restaurants will have specials, shops and galleries will be open late (5-8 pm), catch the shows you may miss during the day, shop for gifts while enjoying a refreshment. Enjoy the social scene of Forest Park after hours.What is the Tour de Loo?*During the Third Friday events, the Forest Park merchants’ loos are transformed into art installations by local artists. Keri Lane at Keri Lane Promotions will judge the installations and award the best artist with...

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What's up in Forest Park?

Posted by Véronique Vanblaere on

What's up in Forest Park?

They say patience is a virtue. We must be quite virtuous in Forest Park. But thank goodness it's finally paying off!"Rougaroux" opened on Friday October 20th, just in time for Third Friday in Forest Park: This New Orleans "Po Boys" style eatery is located in the former Pink House Café, right here in Forest Park! It has been extremely successful and we are happy to have such a unique restaurant in Forest Park!Created by the owners of Hot Box, which has been serving delicious international fare for a few years out of the little Airstream trailer at Parkside in Avondale. Find out more about Rougaroux here. In...

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Fantabulous Summer Art Sale

Posted by Véronique Vanblaere on

Fantabulous Summer Art Sale

Once a year, it's time to do your Holiday shopping, and that is not in December. If you are a smartie, you shop at Naked Art in the sizzling days of August. Every summer, Naked Art has a Fantabulous Summer Sale, where you can score amazing art and handmade crafts at a discount that will range between 10 and 50%!So come see us before you miss your chance! We are open Tuesday through Saturday, 10:30 to 6 and will be open until 8 Pm on Friday August 18th for Third Friday in Forest Park!Third Friday in Forest Park: Open house and sale on Friday...

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36 hours in Birmingham, Alabama.

Posted by Véronique Vanblaere on

36 hours in Birmingham, Alabama.

When you have 36 hours to spend in Birmingham Alabama, where do you go first? Naked Art Gallery of course! According to the New York Times anyways! Since the article came out we have had many curious visitors who were quite happy to find us and the feeling is mutual. Third Friday in Forest Park was also mentioned along with the "Tour de Loo", where the bathrooms of participating merchants are turned into art installations by local artists. If you have not experience Third Friday yet, you are missing out!It feels good to have our city and our efforts recognize in such a...

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microlove

Posted by Véronique Vanblaere on

microlove

Join us February 3rd through 25th for "Microlove," an annual event featuring miniature paintings and handcrafted jewelry by 70 artists. Opening receptions:~ Friday, February 3rd, 5 - 8 pm - chocolate treats and Mexican hot chocolate - spiked on request by our guest bartenders. 100% of bar tips will benefit Red Mountain Park.~ Saturday, February 4th, 10:30 – 6 - chocolate treats and Mexican hot chocolate will be served.Lots of gift ideas for your Valentine already available here and in the gallery, Tuesday through Saturday 10:30 - 6.Participating artists:Shelleigh BuckinghamAmy GresensSteampunk ButterflyMimi BostonNancy AbneyKristie DavidMelissa JonesHeather BaumbachDelaine Derry GreenMary KaiserSusan ShoemakerMelissa JonesStacy...

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