Walk the talk of the town on Thursday, Oct. 17! Join us as Fall begins, the Holiday Season approaches, and where Walnut Beach Art Stroll has it all for you.
Arrive early and enjoy a dinner at the area restaurants: Aldario's, Alfa's, Lazy Lobster; and for a quick bite - pick up a sandwich or soup at New Town Market.
Afterwards begin the stroll down the Avenue where you will find shoppes and galleries that have the flavors of Fall, and gift shopping for the upcoming Holiday Season.
It all begins at 6 p.m.
Walnut Beach Creamery offers hand-made gourmet ice cream with flavors of Dark Pumpkin, Maple Walnut and Amazing Grace! You can put your order in too for the Holidays so your whole family can experience the taste of Heaven!
Taste & See, gourmet confections and cupcakes always has flavors of the day....A must stop to Taste & See for yourself how your sweet cravings can be satisfied.
Seaside Wines & Spirits will be hosting a wine tasting....put that order in for the Holidays' celebrations, and even something as a topping for perhaps a cupcake a la mode with your favorite ice cream. Decadence!
Try the different galleries and shoppes to find that perfect gift for that someone special! Firehouse Gallery will have a new exhibit "From Soil to Table" and Opening Reception on Thursday, Oct. 3. However, they will be open on Oct. 17 from 7 p.m. until 8 p,m. All works are for available for purchase.
The scents of floral art by owner Tyyne Catapano at Wild Expressions will create an out of body experience sending you to that tranquil garden where you can enjoy peace and quiet; but hold on. . . .the pitter patter of little paws will bring you back fast as you enjoy a Puppy Parade. That's right ...Bring your Puppy to a Parade!
Bring your Puppy to Wild Expressions at 6:30 for a parade of their own. Costumes are a must! (You can dress up too!) It's Trick or "Treat" time for your puppy and the only Trick - We ask that you bring a donation - a treat for the Milford Animal Shelter so that all of your puppy's buddies are taken care of!
There will be a photographer on hand for pictures and special "treats" for your "best friend." It is a pre-Halloween treat in anticipation of the Walnut Beach Halloween Parade and the arrival of Walnut Beach Witch! A donation box for your kind generosity will be at different sites throughout the Stroll!
After the Puppy Parade, you must stay at Wild Expressions to listen to singer/songwriter Kayte Devlin as she plays her sweet melodious melodies. Take in the surroundings and simply ENJOY!
Stop in Beach Gallery to find out more about their vision for a "Sea Glass Event" that will bring the seashore to you! Try on beautifully designed silver wire-wrapped sea glass jewelry by Kim Fleming and Cathy Nolan, owners of "Peace of the Sea."
You will also find other gift ideas from jewelry to scarves; from paintings to historical maps and Sea Glass calendars created by Elizabeth B. Wright, Kim Fleming and John Supan! Other works as well by local artists and owner Elizabeth B. Wright. A place of enchantment!
Sobobo Gallery where unique meets sublime will be hosting an exhibit reception for October's Artist, Master Sculptor, Ivan Tirado - Ivan listens to Soul's song creating amazing masterpieces! He having had a book published will be available as well as author Bradly Williams for their book signing - "The Art of Ivan Tirado."
Bradly author of the poems describing each sculpture by Ivan Tirado; wonderful, emotional! While visiting browse and enjoy the works of other local artists as well! All works are available for purchase.
Scoot & Paddle has more than rentals of kayaks, scooters, and bicycles you will find the much needed accessories for the rides and your walks on the Boardwalk. Having utilitarian and wearable art you will definitely find what you are looking for! Gift certificates are always available too!
Enjoy an evening of fine food, fine wine, fine art with fine friends!