The Ridgefield Arts Council invites you to explore the many facets of Ridgefield, Connecticut's cultural community. Whether you live in Ridgefield or plan to visit us, you will find a world of entertainment.
The Generator, inaugural event
Monday, April 28, 7:30pm at Watershed Gallery
The Generator is a network of creative individuals who live and work near the community of Ridgefield, Connecticut. Each month, artists, writers and performers gather with the goal of learning, sharing, and networking with others to enhance both their creative process and their careers. Meet Ups will feature innovative speakers, arts demonstrations and presentations geared toward the creative community.
$5 for pre-registration at meetup.com/thegenerator or $10 at the door, which covers the cost of wine and light snacks. We hope to see you there!
Art Walk Ridgefield Coming to Downtown Ridgefield
Friday, August 22 & Saturday, August 23
The streets of our quintessential New England town will come alive during Art Walk Ridgefield 2014. More than 40 restaurants, businesses and cultural venues will showcase the work of countless artists in windows and on shop walls during this free, three-week festival, transforming the downtown area into a strolling art gallery.
Art Walk kicks off on the evening of Friday, August 22nd, when downtown merchants host opening receptions with their featured artists. Live music and performance art will showcase local talent. The celebration will spill onto the sidewalks on Saturday, August 23rd, with more live music, raffles and live demonstrations from participating artists.
Other events are planned during the length of the festival, including a special festival-long exhibit at the Ridgefield Guild of Artists and a closing party at the Guild barn on Saturday, September 13th.
Art Walk Ridgefield 2014 is being organized by the Ridgefield Guild of Artists and the Ridgefield Arts Council. For more information or to participate as an artist or merchant host, please visit the Guild website at www.rgoa.org or phone 203.438.8863.
We are always welcoming new volunteers. If you have a passion for the arts, are interested in public service and are a resident of Ridgefield, Ct., then please contact us. We would love to speak with you.
Ridgefield Arts Council
400 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877