Gallery Crawls are back! The Ashe County Arts Council announces the first crawl of the season on Friday, June 10 from 5 pm – 7 pm in Downtown West Jefferson. Crawls will continue July-October every second Friday of the month. Mark your calendar for July 8, August 12, September 9, October 14.

The purpose of the crawls is to support and promote downtown West Jefferson businesses. Crawlers will have an opportunity to see new, creative and innovative works by Ashe County’s leading artists. Crawlers are invited to stroll the streets, visit the galleries, view the downtown murals, enjoy the many outdoor art pieces and take advantage of the downtown restaurants.

The West Jefferson Arts District is full of art, color and wonderful items to grace your home and garden. Art lovers will find one-of-a-kind paintings and photography, pottery, stained glass, quilts, fiber arts, jewelry, wood turned art, and much more.