Lafayette’s Art Night Out will be bigger and better in 2014! The Nacho Men will kick of the 7th season of Art Night Out on May 16, which will feature a larger beer and wine garden and festival booths as part of their summer arts series, each of five Friday nights throughout the summer.
The City will close Public Road from Cannon to Emma Streets to accommodate the expansion. Art Night Out will feature more artists booths, Art on the Street sculptures, galleries, Arty’s Creation Station a free children’s art activity booth, additional children’s activities (including a balloon twister, magician and face painters), food trucks and an expanded ARTS!Lafayette beer & wine garden. Local Lafayette-brewed beer will be served at the ARTS!Lafayette Beer Garden. The Post, Front Range Brewing Company and Odd 13 will each be offer their brew on various nights.
Art Night Out is a free, family friendly community event that takes place from 5 to 9:15 p.m. on the third Friday of the month throughout the spring and summer in Downtown Lafayette.
Art Night Out Schedule:
May 16 - The Nacho Men, dance music / Front Range Brewing Company
June 20 - Conjunto Colores, salsa / The Post Brewing Co.
July 18 - FACE, a capella rock / Front Range Brewing Company
August 15 – Papa Juke, blues / Odd 13 Brewing
September 19 - Bonnie and the Clydes, bluegrass, country / The Post Brewing Co.
(most events occur on S. Public Road between Emma and Chester Streets and in Festival Plaza)
• Free activities for kids run 5:00 - 7:15 pm
• ARTS!Lafayette Beer and Wine Garden 5 - 9 pm
• Artist booths and vendors on Festival Plaza 5 – 8 pm
• Free Concert! Bands will play at Festival Plaza 7:00 – 9:15 pm