TONIGHT! ArtWalk Your Way Around Decatur

From 5 to 10 p.m. tonight, 24 Decatur shops, restaurants and galleries feature exhibits by local artists and share beverages and snacks. Join us, and put some art in your Friday night. Look for the Artspot posters on storefronts, or see the complete list of participating businesses here.

Fine Arts Exhibition Opens May 20

Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott College, Dana Fine Arts Building
141 E. College Ave. (map)
Opening Reception Tuesday, May 20 • 5:15-7 pm

Be among the first to view an intriguing collection of paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture and mixed media selected by this year’s distinguished jury. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments. Held in conjunction with the May meeting of the Decatur Business Association. Read more about this exhibition here.

Pictured: “A Flock of Starlings,” by Michelle Kingdom, embroidery on linen.

Lantern Parade TONIGHT in downtown Decatur!

Come on out and enjoy the spectacle as Decatur’s creative kids of all ages wind their way through the streets of Decatur with lanterns of all shapes and sizes! The Black Sheep Marching Ensemble will lead the way. The parade line-up is at 7:45 pm at Color Wheel Studio, 508 Howard Ave. Step-off is 8:45 pm, and the parade ends up on the square in downtown Decatur. This event is organized by the Decatur Education Foundation and sponsored by the Decatur Arts Alliance as part of the Decatur Arts Festival. May is arts month in Decatur! See more about it here.