Celebrate Summer at First Friday ARTS DISTRICT with creative experiences on July 5th! During San Diego’s biggest month art walk, guests can enjoy performances, make art, see new art exhibitions, and so much more!
July 5 Details
THEATRE | Vanguard at Westminster Theater showcases excerpts from Wizard of OZ. Performances at 5 PM & 6 PM on the North Promenade Stage.
THEATRE | New Match Collective, in residence at Theatre Arts School of San Diego showcases excerpts of their upcoming production, Antony and Cleopatra. Performances at 6:45 PM & 7:15 PM on Barracks 17 Plaza.
DANCE| Britton’s Dance Project features Stephanie Britton’s modern-contemporary dance company. Performances 5:30 PM & 7 PM on the grassy North Promenade by the fountain.
DANCE | Ka Lei Aloha O Hula showcases halau hula dedicated to the perpetuation of traditional Hawaiian Dance. Performances 6:30 PM & 7:30 PM on the grassy North Promenade by the fountain.
DRINKS | Enjoy a festive evening under the tree at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Liberty Station or bring our program flyer for happy hour specials at THE LOT!
BLDG. 35, & 176
HAPPY HOUR | THE LOT invites you to enjoy happy hour specials until midnight and see the latest movies! Bring a First Friday ARTS DISTRICT program flyer to receive promotion in Bldg. 35 – 2620 Truxtun Rd.
GALLERY | Martha Pace Swift Gallery a public space gallery dedicated to art that reflects and responds on the human condition. Open 5 – 9 PM in Bldg. 201, second floor – 2820 Roosevelt Rd.
ART SHOW | Pinot’s Palette, San Diego-Liberty Station invites guests to meet their talented art instructors and see their original artworks! Complimentary h’ors d’oeurvres and wine and beer for purchase, with Happy Hour from 5-6 PM. Open 5 – 9 PM in Bldg. 201 – 2820 Roosevelt Rd.
SHOP | Shop Mingei International Museum embodies a celebration of human creativity and the belief that useful objects can also be works of beauty. Open 5 – 8 PM in Bldg. 200 – 2640 Historic Decatur Rd.
GALLERY | ARTS DISTRICT Resident Artist Gallery presents Resonate a collaborative art exhibit open to the public in the lobby of the Command Center featuring artists located in Liberty Station. All items available for purchase. 5 – 9 PM in Bldg. 200 – 2640 Historic Decatur Rd.
NEW EXHIBIT | Visions Art Museum invites guests to enjoy a walk In the Garden! Artists from Australia, Taiwan and USA bring gardens to indoor spaces with contemporary quilts and wearable items. 5 – 8 PM in Building 202 – 2825 Dewey Rd.
NEW EXHIBIT | The San Diego Watercolor Society presents “Fruitful Directions” a new art exhibition juried by award-winning artist Chuck McPherson. Opening Reception 5 – 8 PM in Building 202 – 2825 Dewey Rd.
GUEST ARTIST | Michele Goodwin‘s MKGoodwin Fine Art hosts artist Garrett Goodwin showcasing original sculptures and paintings. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 19, second floor.
ART | Susan Salazar and Lisa Bryson Artists Studio open gallery with working artists drawing and painting. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 19, second floor.
ART | Leslie Pierce‘s And Something Different Studio Gallery showcases a new exhibit called The Beat Goes On inspired by Beat poetry, Dada literature and more! 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 19, second floor.
ART | M Fischbeck Studio Gallery open art gallery and a Community Art project. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 19, second floor.
ART | June Rubin Studio features Catnip Capers an exhibit of whimsical cat portraits by San Diego artist June Rubin. All ages welcome. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 19, second floor.
ART | EAS Art Studio showcases original fine art, come by to see. Barracks 17.
PHOTOGRAPHY | MK Envision Galleries invites you to experience the last weekend of the Congé Pop-Up Exhibit: “The Final Bow” featuring 3 guest photographers’ interpretation of the end of life. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 17.
ART | VELTZ Fine Art open art gallery featuring Seed of life an exhibit of contemporary waterfall and blossom acrylic paintings. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 16.
ART | Lauren Allen LeVieux Artist Studio open working artist studio featuring original contemporary oil paintings by Lauren LeVieux perfect for Home or Office available for purchase. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 16.
ART | Blue Pearl Art opens her working artist studio to feature live painting and works for sale. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 15.
JEWELRY | Anneville Studio & Jewelry Lab invites guests to Shop and Swop, bring extra tools, findings, over-ordered metal and all manner of workshop items to re-home and shop to find one-of-kind gifts featuring the jewelry art of Anne Wolf, Julie Monroe, and Alexandra Hart. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 15, second floor.
TEA | Point Loma Tea celebrates summertime featuring two local Point Loma artists, Kelsey Bushman, and Dawn Bender, along with some new summer tea blends. 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 14.
ART | MERE to MARE showcases “The beginnings”, a new course with warm winds to your back creating new horizons. 5 – 8:30 PM in Barracks 14, second floor.