Market Day at Blue Star Arts Complex

Blue Star Contemporary

June 9, 2018 9:00 am - June 9, 2018 8:00 pm

Join us at Blue Star on June 9th, as the entire Complex joins in on our first ever Market Day!

Tour around our gorgeous River-front property, and enjoy a day of interactive art, hands-on activities, demonstrations, food and drink specials, FREE ADMISSION to Blue Star Contemporary, and more!

What you can expect:

  • Open Studio Tours of the spaces in The Upstairs Studios at Blue Star
  • Community mural painting with Robert Wymer at Mockingbird Handprints
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Live Painting at Joe Blue’s during the evening hours
  • $10 half-day bike rentals from Blue Star Bike Shop
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Vendor tastings at Blue Star Provisions
  • 
Paper Trail at Brick including live printing and silk screening
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Artist talk and demo by Carly Garza at Creative Creatures
  • Beer and appetizers specials at Stella
  • Drink specials and a Henna Booth at Halcyon
  • FREE ADMISSION and multiple hands-on art-making activities, for all ages, in the Blue Star Contemporary’s Arts Learning Lab. Ask the Visitor Ambassador when you arrive for more details.
  • Sale on custom frames at The Salon, all buyers will be entered to win a print of “Princesas” by Ana Fernandez
  • Art activation at Cinnabar, centered around the current exhibition, “Still Life” by Ana Fernandez
  • Folk art appraisals at San Angel
  • BBQ and beer in the Garden & Bob Dylan Tribute in Barrel Room at Blue Star Brewing Company
  • Art activation at FL!GHT
  • Hand dyed paper with Sarah Longridge at Art Matters

Getting to Market Day:

Blue Star visitors may park in Brackenridge High School’s parking lot during the event.

Let someone else drive you! Uber and Lyft are both great options.

Take the Viva Culture Route (#11) bus, details here.

Feel like biking? SwellCycle San Antonio offers numerous docking stations throughout San Antonio’s cultural destinations, in and surrounding the urban core.