Due to COVID-19 concerns, some of the crawls may be on pause. Be sure to check their schedule to see if there are any schedule changes.
Head to Downtown Nashville on the first Saturday of every month to visit a plethora of art galleries! Most of the galleries open their new exhibits during this time and offer light refreshments and sometimes a talk from the artist whose works are on display! Over 1,000 people attend this very popular monthly event. Some of the participating galleries include Chauvet Arts, Tinney Contemporary, and Rymer Gallery. View a list of all the art galleries located downtown and watch for more galleries to open soon!
Currently, Nashville is in Phase Three of the reopening plan due to Covid-19. The FirstBank First Saturday Art Crawl is included in Phase Four. Visit here for more information about when the art crawl will resume.
The Nashville Gallery Association’s mission is to promoting visual arts and increase awareness of Nashville as a major art destination. During the pandemic, they offered a virtual art crawl in place of the FirstBank First Saturday Art Crawl since it has been on pause due to Covid-19 regulations. You can view the event online on their YouTube channel here.
The East Side Art Stumble takes place on the second Saturday of every month. Some of the galleries that participate include Raven and Whale Gallery and The Hideout Salon and Lounge.
This art crawl is also held on the first Saturday of each month (at varying times). Multiple galleries within the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood of Nashville participate. Some of those galleries include David Lusk Gallery, Zeitgeist, Channel to Channel, and Turnip Green Creative Reuse. Due to Covid-19, some galleries have reduced hours, and some require an appointment, please check individual websites for more information.
Participating galleries have included Woodcuts Gallery & Framing, which specializes in African-American original art as well as prints, and One Drop Ink Tattoo Parlour and Gallery. The North Nashville art crawl is held on the fourth Saturday of every month.
Tour art galleries, working studios and businesses in Historic Downtown Franklin, Tennessee, on the first Friday of each month from 6pm to 9pm.
The Germantown Art Crawl is on the third Saturday of every month from 6pm to 9pm. It starts at 100 Taylor Street, Nashville, TN 37208. This event features local artists, beer, music, and vendors.
The Boro Art Crawl is a bimonthly event, that meets the second Friday of every EVEN month from 6pm to 9pm in Murfreesboro, TN. Multiple galleries and businesses participate, you might even catch some live music!
Celebrate local artisans with the Gallatin Artisan Crawl! The bimonthly event takes place every other month on the second Thursday from 6pm to 8pm. It mostly occurs in businesses along Water Avenue and Main Street. Check here for upcoming crawls.
Held on the first Thursday of each month and produced by The Downtown Clarksville Association. Enjoy local art and live music from 5pm to 8pm.