A monthly evening of open galleries and artists’ receptions at businesses, galleries and other art-friendly locations in Downtown Davis and beyond. Events occur year-round, are free and open to the public. Many venues include receptions, refreshments and opportunities to meet artists. Each venue has their own specific times. See the monthly 2nd Friday ArtAbout Guide and Map for specifics (available at the Pence Gallery and online at davisdowntown.com/2nd-friday-artabout during the week of the ArtAbout).
Watermelon Music Presents: Ledward Kaapana and Fran Guidry- Album Release Concert Led Kaapana’s mastery of stringed instruments, particularly slack key guitar, and his extraordinary baritone and leo ki`eki`e (falsetto) voices, have made him a musical legend. He has been thrilling audiences for more than 40 years. With easy-going style and kolohe (rascal) charm, he has built a loyal corps of Led Heads from Brussels to his birthplace on the Big Island of Hawaii. Recognition by his peers earned Led 4 Grammy nominations in his own right, 2 wins on slack key compilations, and a Favorite Entertainer Award at the 2009 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards. For more info visit https://ledkaapana.com/about/ Tickets: Available online, in-store, and at doors. $25 – General Admission (Buy Now!) Concert at 8pm on Friday, August 30th 2019. Doors open at 7:30. **B.Y.O.B venue**