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Downtown creates: Paint Out this Friday in Appleton | WFRV Local 5

(WFRV) – From beauty artists to murals, you can leave your mark on downtown Appleton this weekend.

Local 5 Live gets a preview of the “Downtown Creates: Paint Out” event happening this Friday.

Details at appletondowntown.org:

JOIN US AS DOWNTOWN APPLETON ARTISTS, RETAIL STORES, RESTAURANTS AND MORE CREATE A BEAUTIFUL ARTISTIC EXPERIENCE YOU WILL REMEMBER!

Explore and enjoy rhythm and music, performing arts, visual arts, food art, fashion art, and more. Join us for exciting, outdoor, walkable activities that will be full of creativity on the third weekend from May to August. Check out each month’s special features and what you can expect below!

DOWNTOWN CREATES: PAINT – AUGUST 19

Join us for a community painting event for our last Downtown Creates event of the summer! Artists will paint on canvases that will be displayed on easels along the sidewalks of College Avenue and the windows of participating businesses! Join us downtown to see the beautiful paintings and enjoy other events happening that night including community art projects, live music, live painting by professional artists and Moreover !

13 professional artists will produce murals on the windows of downtown businesses during the event. Discover them at the following places:

  • Taste of Thailand (321 E. College Ave.)
  • Kōdərē Lounge (201 E. College Ave.)
  • Bona Fide Juicery (111 E. College Ave.)
  • The Trout Art Museum (111 W. College Ave.)
  • Copper Rock Cafe (210 W. College Ave.)
  • D2 Sports Pub (403 W. College Ave.)
  • Katsu-Ya of Japan (338 W. College Ave.)
  • ACOCA Cafe (500 W. College Ave.)
  • OB’s Brau House (523 W. College Ave.)
  • Floating Light (609 W. College Ave.)
  • Gaiters (733 W. College Ave.)
  • Crazy Sweet (514 W. College Ave.)
  • Appleton Downtown (333 W. College Ave.)

Other events taking place at Houdini Plaza during the painting:

  • Live music by Lilie Fouts at Houdini Plaza 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Free cave painting at Houdini Plaza
  • Free makeup from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Appleton International Airport Free Ice Cream

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