On the third Thursday of every month, thousands of visitors converge Downtown to celebrate art, music and business. Along the way, people partake in an evening of sights, sounds, food, shopping and cosmopolitan living. Continue your evening out in downtown Orlando by attending the official Gallery Hop After Party from 9-11 pm at Wall St. Plaza‘s Hooch.

 

 

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The Gallery Hop, hosted by the Downtown Arts District features numerous galleries and non-traditional art venues that spotlight the best of established and emerging Orlando-based artists in tandem with nationally and internationally acclaimed artists.

 

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Hosted by the Downtown Orlando Partnership, these professional networking events allow attendees to experience one of downtown’s fine establishments while making great local business connections.

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Downtown Orlando Partnership Business Networking BlueWave Resource Partners 250 N Orange Ave, Suite 900

Join the Downtown Orlando Partnership and local business professionals for this monthly networking event! COST: $FREE/Members, $25/Non-members*

RSVP: https://www.doporlando.com/3rdthu/
*Event includes networking and two drink tickets!*

Don’t forget to join us at the official Gallery Hop after party at Wall St. Plaza!

Art

Aloft Orlando Downtown 500 S.Orange Ave.
The artwork of Lemus

CityArts Factory 29 S. Orange Ave.

  • The Keira and Scarlett Kiene Gallery: Nelson Mandela Through the Lens of Peter Morey, an exhibit hosted by the Global Peace Film Festival
  • Gallery 29: Ronda Richley’s Censored Naked Trees
  • Magic Gallery: Magical Beings – THAT WHICH GROWS FROM WHAT WAS LOST by Libby Smith
  • Star Gallery: The Art of Maker Faire. Presented by The Maker Effect Foundation, with exhibit vision and curation by SKIP.
  • Young Artists Gallery: Rising Tide, curated by Jean Claude Rasch
  • Redefine Art Gallery: Menagerie, solo art exhibit with Orlando based Designer and Artist Clark Orr.
  • “O” Gallery: features resident artists Vickie Wilson, Donna Dowless, Dlynn Roll, Roberto Gonzalez, Pamela Loudon, Bernie Martin, Jaime Parra, and Doug Powell.

Downtown Arts Collective Photography Studio 643 Lexington Ave.
Narrative Photography Exhibition- 30 original photographs selected by a jury

The Falcon 819 E Washington St.
Solo exhibition by Plinio Pinto

Gallery Eola 818 East Washington St.
People and Color by Paul Columbus

Gamespace 421 East Robinson Orlando 32801
Third Thursdays with The Mercury Collective. Creative Production includes: Music, Film, Fine Art, and Creative Conversation.

Grand Bohemian Gallery 325 S Orange Ave.
Seen & Be Seen by Sarah Peterson. This exhibit represents a variety of endangered Florida creatures. Many of which show the viewer what their world is turning into with their striking gaze.

Orange County Library System (FL) 101 East Central Blvd.
Inspirations From Land and Skies- The Art of Lillian Verkins

Orange County Regional History Center 65 E Central Blvd.
History museums don’t have many opportunities to showcase the art in their collections. This month for Third Thursday at the Orange County Regional History Center, enjoy At Random, featuring quirky and eclectic pieces from our collection that are sure to speak for themselves!

Rogers Kiene Building formerly the Gallery at Avalon Island 39 S Magnolia Ave.
Hispanic Heritage Exhibition celebrates the long and important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans in North America.

Terrace Gallery at Orlando City Hall 400 S Orange Ave.
Currently undergoing renovations and will have shows again in the spring.

Vinyl Arts Bar 75 E. Colonial Dr.
Showcasing Open Art Studio every 3rd Thursday. We open our doors to local artists to bring their art supplies and paint and create “live” for everyone to see.