The countdown to the holidays begins: Only 45 days until Christmas and 32 days until Hanukkah! You can get a jump start on holiday shopping at the Holiday Gift Show at the Rowayton Arts Center. Opening weekend is Saturday, November 18 through Monday November 20 (10am-5pm).
The Holiday Gift Show is a Rowayton tradition. Under the creative eye of award winning artist Pam Abear, the RAC Art Gallery transforms into a magical winter wonderland. It’s filled with the work of the region’s best artisans. You’ll find one of a kind, creative presents for everyone on your list. Opening weekend hours are Saturday through Monday, November 18-21 (10:00am-5:00pm). Regular hours from November 21 to December 24 are: Sunday, Tuesday through Friday (Noon-5pm), Saturday (10am – 5pm). Closed Mondays - except the Monday before Christmas. Open until 7pm for "Light Up Rowayton" festivites on Sunday, November 26.
While you’re there, have a look at Dana Goodfellow’s painting, “Island Lighthouse.” Mrs. Goodfellow, award winning painter and instructor, has generously donated her painting (Value: $3200) to the RAC raffle. Her work can be found in private collections throughout the US and has been featured in several local publications. Proceeds from the raffle and Holiday Gift Show are used to support the Art Center and its educational outreach projects.
For almost 60 years, the Rowayton Arts Center has been a cultural gem. It is an exceptional gallery where regional artists can exhibit and sell their art, as well as being a wonderful venue for art workshops and classes. The Art School offers classes to children and adults at all levels. The RAC Gallery and Art School are located on the bank of the scenic Five Mile River in Rowayton, CT at 145 Rowayton Avenue.
For more information: www.rowaytonartscenter.org