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What Do You Need to Know About the Gulfport Art Walk?

What Do You Need to Know About the Gulfport Art Walk?

05/08/2019



Attention art lovers! If you want to enjoy the Florida sun while browsing local art, we have the perfect event for you. The Gulfport Art Walk is a twice-monthly event that gives you the chance to peruse the streets of our lovely city while marveling at some of the finest works by local artists! From paintings to jewelry, you can shop a wide variety of products while taking a relaxing walk with your friends and family. Read on to learn more about the event and plan your visit today! To get more local recommendations, make sure you download our free Vacation Guide.

Have a Marvelous Time at the Gulfport Art Walk
 
What Is the Gulfport Art Walk?
The Gulfport Art Walk is ideal for those seeking both an artistic and relaxing getaway. Not only is the art on display unique and original, but the setting in which it is presented is also breathtaking. Walk around six city blocks of downtown Gulfport, admire the stunning ocean views, and browse all the wonderful crafts. The event runs from 6 to 10 p.m. every first Friday and third Saturday of the month, so make sure you add it to your itinerary while in Gulfport!

Discover Beautifully Crafted Products
What exactly can you find at the Art Walk? The event features more than 35 local shops and galleries in a low-key, artistic atmosphere. Here, you’ll find incredible pieces of art, including:
 
  • Woodcrafts
  • Sculptures
  • Handmade/Designed Clothing
  • Metal Art
  • Painted Glass
  • Handmade Candles
  • Aromatherapy
  • Shell Crafts
  • Jewelry
 
If you’re looking to bring souvenirs home for your friends and family, the Gulfport Art Walk is definitely the place to find them!

What Else Is There to Do in Gulfport?
All that walking will likely make you thirsty! O’Maddy’s Bar offers delicious, tropical cocktails as well as live music to create an exotic ambiance. When your stomach starts to growl, return to the Historic Peninsula Inn and dine at one of the best restaurants in Gulfport! Isabelle’s is the perfect setting for a cozy and relaxing night. Our gourmet Southern cuisine has earned us Rand McNally's "Best of the Beaches" and "Best of the Road" awards.
 
Your Relaxing Getaway Awaits at the Historic Peninsula Inn
After a sumptuous dining experience at Isabelle’s, come back to your lovely room upstairs at the Historic Peninsula Inn. We’re minutes away from the Gulfport Art Walk and offer the charm and comfort of an authentic Old Florida Inn.
 
Take a look at our Serengeti Suite! It’s the perfect mix of Old Florida charm and eclectic decor. Enjoy a good night’s sleep in the luxurious queen bed and wake up the next morning to a delicious, complimentary breakfast. We even offer a mouthwatering brunch menu if you stay with us during the weekend!