Collingswood, New Jersey

2nd Saturday


Next 2nd Saturday, January 14, 2017
2nd Saturday in Collingswood is just part of a season of amazing events! See all the details here. Parking in Decmber is FREE in Collingswood!

Events:

Distinctive Decor and More, 823 Haddon Avenue - Featured artist Ms. Vandella Poe. Ms. Poe will be available for discussion from 5pm to 8pm. Vandella works with mixed medium and her artwork is filled with texture and color. Dsitinctive Decor and More will also be pairing the fine chocolates of Michael Cluizel with wine for this event.

Grooveground, 647 Haddon Avenue - Featured artist Dea Forshtay.  Dae is a self-taught illustrator. She began drawing as a child and then in her teens she traded in her pencils for a mouse and keyboard. Fast forward to today and digital art is mobile and created with apps and styluses. Having digital art tools at her fingertips has contributed to a distinct illustrative style. Bold colors, textures and high contrast gives her work a bright and bold look.

Galerie Marie, 709 Haddon Avenue - Internationally renowned artist Kimberly Camp, owner of Galerie Marie will be doing doll making demonstrations this Second Saturday. Drop in to see her latest creations and hear stories about the ancient art of dollmaking.

 

Enjoy live music and art all over Collingswood. As always, 2nd Saturday is free. Just arrive & enjoy the culture. Mini-art exhibitions in lots of shops! Coming to Collingswood? Parking is a breeze! See here.

Second Saturday was started by a collection of store owners that had an interest in promoting the arts in Collingswood. Each month visitors can plan a night on the town to experience the unique arts, music, shopping and dining Collingswood is known for. As always, Second Saturdays are free and there are local artists and musicians on each block.

Event Info:
ARTISTS ARE REQUIRED TO REGISTER TO PARTICIPATE IN 2ND SATURDAY. Details HERE.

If you are an artist or musician that would like to participate in 2nd Saturday, see below to find out how to display your work. 

2nd Saturday was started by a collection of store owners that had an interest in promoting the arts in Collingswood. This monthly arts event, now under the umbrella of Collingswood Partners, Inc., has turned into one of the more popular town events and grows every month with new artists and participating store locations.  Established in 2004, Second Saturday Collingswood is an exciting event designed to expose local artists and musicians to the many residents and visitors of Collingswood and the surrounding area.  Each month visitors can plan a night on the town to experience the unique arts, music, shopping and dining Collingswood is known for. As always, Second Saturdays are free. Just visit Collingswood, stroll and enjoy the culture - on us.

To find out more or to inquire about participating, please visit the “2nd Saturday Collingswood” Facebook page and "Like Us" here! CHECK OUT 2ND SATURDAY ON FACEBOOK and become a fan! 

For Artists:
Artists registration and registration fees are now required to participate in 2nd Saturday. To apply:
Email collingswoodsecondsaturday@gmail.com with the subject “DATE Registration" with DATE being the date of the 2nd Saturday you are applying for (Example: October 10 REGISTRATION).
Please include the following information:
Your name
Address
Email
Phone number
Description of your art
Photos of your work

Displays should be art or craft based, handmade works – we do not accept vendors or resale for this event. Food sales of any kind are not permitted by vendors.

Organizers will review your application and send payment info, artists permit and set-up/even instructions if accepted as part of 2nd Saturday. Registration fee is $10 per artist and made via PayPal ONLY. Applications are taken by email ONLY. Tents are not permitted at 2nd Saturday. You must supply your own tables and chairs.

You must display your permit on the night of the event. Artists without a permit may not participate in 2nd Saturday and will be asked to leave.

For Musicians:
Music performances are a very popular part of the 2nd Saturday event. This is a great way for upcoming groups and musicians to gain exposure. Music performances are non-paying. You are encouraged to leave a tip jar, which has been very successful for most musicians. We ask all artists and musicians to invite friends, family and art-lovers to come out!. If a performer or group interested in performing, please contact Music Chairman Sam Caruso at secondsatmusic@aol.com.  NOTE:  In order to avoid drowning out neighboring music, musicians MUST be booked through Sam Caruso.  If you are not a scheduled musician for the evening, we will ask you to leave.

2017 2nd Saturday dates:
Feb 11, March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, Aug 12, Sep 9, Oct 14, Nov 11 and Dec 9

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