On the first Saturday in October, join over 30,000 people throughout the Warehouse District and along Julia Street and Magazine Street. The Contemporary Arts Center hosts this evening to allow guests to freely peruse the art galleries, gift shops, exhibits, and more. The event lasts up to six hours, and is FREE and open to the public.
Created by the Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) in 1980, this annual celebration has become one of fall’s hottest events, gathering art lovers from New Orleans and surrounding areas. From contemporary to classic art, including photography, sculpture and more, hundreds of galleries and local businesses will open their doors to the public.
The downtown art walk includes 20 museums and galleries. Explore local artisans’ galleries, like Arthur Roger, George Schmidt and Jonathan Ferrara.