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First Wednesday Art Walk Invites Local Artists To Apply For 2018 Events

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Downtown Vision
Downtown Vision
A crowd gathers for the First Wednesday Art Walk in downtown Jacksonville.

The First Wednesday Art Walk in downtown Jacksonville is putting out the call to local artists to sign up now for 2018.

Applications are now available for artists who would like to exhibit their work in Hemming Park next year.

"Whether you are a new to Jacksonville's art scene or well established, Art Walk is a place to grow your brand and meet with fellow artists in the heart of our city," said Alexandra Abreu-Figueroa, Events Manager for Downtown Vision in an email to WJCT News.

The non-refundable annual application fee is $35 and can be submitted online here

More information on artist rules and regulations, frequently asked questions and how to apply, is also available at or by contacting Alexandra Abreu-Figueroa at or904.634.0303 ext. 222

The First Wednesday Art Walks run from 5 to 9 p.m., rain or shine each month, except July, 4, 2018.

The dates for 2018 are: 

  • January 3, 2018
  • February 7, 2018
  • March 7, 2018
  • April 4, 2018
  • May 2, 2018
  • June 6, 2018
  • August 1, 2018
  • September 5, 2018
  • October 3, 2018
  • November 7, 2018
  • December 5, 2018

Bill Bortzfield can be reached at, 904-358-6349 or on Twitter at @BortzInJax.

Bill joined WJCT News in September of 2017 from The Florida Times-Union, where he served in a variety of multimedia journalism positions.