5/6/2014 11:33:00 AM Sand In My Shoes Reception on Friday, May 8
Sand in My Shoes, a Pee Dee Artist Guild Member Exhibit featuring a beach theme, is now up at The Art Trail Gallery in downtown Florence. This week the Pee Dee Artist Guild is kicking off their terrific exhibit at the Art Trail Gallery with a reception on Friday, May 9, at 5:30-7:30 p.m. Admission is free and there will be light refreshments. The show runs thru May 31. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 10 am-6 pm and Saturday 10 am-3 pm. A significant part of the Sand In My Shoes Event is a Street Dance on Friday, May 16, starting around 5:30 p.m. This event also has free admission with food vendors on the street (like Friday after Five). Sea shells and beach toys. Beach balls, pool floats, etc, will be street decorations up and down the first block of Evans. The beach decorated band stand will be set up in front of the Art Trail Gallery. The band will start playing around 6 pm. Downtown Merchants will have their windows decorated as part of a competition for the best window reflecting the beach theme. The first 100 adult visitors will receive a t-shirt with the Sand in My Shoes logo. The t-shirts will be available in the Art Trail Gallery. Bring your portable chairs and sit in the street to enjoy the music, food, and people dancing! While you're at the Gallery, don't forget to check out the wide array of hand-crafted items for sale from a multitude of artists, along with the bronzes of Alex Palkovich. You've also got quick access to the talents of Roney's Frame Shop ready to frame your favorite memories or put the finishing touch on a fine piece of art to complete your home decor. For additional information contact Rachell Hyman, PDAG President, 843.610.8098 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.