Art Hop Events

Friday

September 5th

  • “TOP OF THE HOP” Opening Party!
    Burton Headquarters & Flagship Store, 80 Industrial Parkway

    5-8pm Start your Art Hop at Burton with Top Of The Hop, a showcase of a employee art and music. Plentiful free parking, Art Hop shuttle service and Switchback beer on tapwith 100% proceeds to benefit The Chill Foundation. Music by DJ Tonybones and fellow Burton DJs.
  • COFFEE JAZZ
    Studio 266, 266 South Champlain Street

    6-8pm Coffee Jazz will be performing standards, Broadway tunes and some classic, familiar songs of the 20th Century. The Burlington based group was started by Laura Barbieri, M.M.E. performing on alto and tenor saxophones.
  • MAKING WOOD STAND UP PADDLE BOARDS
    Tao Woodworking, 180 Flynn Ave

    All day demonstrations on making wood Stand Up Paddle Boards. We’re building wood Stand Up Paddle Boards in the look of the classic long boards. Classes offered year-round; you can build a SUP in our shop, with your guidance, or we can build one for you. Learn how. PLUS class demonstrations from instructors at our Tao Motion Studio including Rowing, Zumba, Tai Chi, and Yoga.
  • NICK ALOI’S JAZZ TRIO
    Vintage Inspired Lifestyle Marketplace, 180 Flynn Ave

    6-8pm Live Jazz.
  • BREWERY TOURS AND BEER TASTING
    Switchback Brewing Company, 160 Flynn Avenue

    5:30-9pm
  • 2013 VERMONT FILMMAKERS’ SHOWCASE
    VCAM,208 Flynn

    5-8pm The Vermont International Film Festival presents a program of award-winning Vermont films from the 2013 Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase.
  • SKATEBOARD ROLLER COASTER PERFORMANCE ART!
    South Gallery at RL Photo, 27 Sears Lane

    6-9pm A Project by Rich Bowen, join us in viewing Vermont’s sickest skaters attempt to ride an insane skateboard roller coaster pinball machine featuring grind bars and half pikes
  • BEER TASTING
    Queen City Brewery, 703-B Pine Street
  • GAME STUDIO CHILL TENT
    Champlain College, 175 Lakeside Ave

    5-9pm Experience the Oculus Rift and Video Game Art
  • SPOKEN WORD PERFORMANCES
    Champlain College, 175 Lakeside Ave

    6-7pm
  • LIVE MUSIC TENT
    Champlain College, 175 Lakeside Ave

    7-8pm Electronic and Experimental Music Performances.
  • FILM TENT
    Champlain College, 175 Lakeside Ave

    8-9pm Student and Faculty Films.
  • ART HOP COMEDY
    SEABA Tent, Maltex Building, 431 Pine Street

    8-10pm Vermont Comedy Club & SEABA present comedians Adam Newman and Dan St. Germain, who have both been on Comedy Central. Come and enjoy Magic Hat’s Beer Garden and some laughter at the SEABA Tent. Tickets are on sale!
  • LABELS FOR LIBATION
    SEABA Tent, Maltex Building, 431 Pine Street

    Cast you ballot for the best Art Hop ale submission here! Then enjoy a refreshing beer in the Beer Garden!
  • THE WELLNESS COLLECTIVE FIRST ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION & OPEN HOUSE
    The Wellness Collective, 431 Pine Street, Suite 312

    The Wellness Collective is proud to celebrate our One-Year Anniversary with a weekend-long Open House in conjunction with the South End Art Hop. Come find us in Suites 312 and 201 of The Maltex Building to enjoy the work of amazing local artists and celebrate the Art of Healing with FREE massage, treatment demos, yoga classes, and much more!
  • QUESTIONABLE COMPANY-ORIGINAL FOLK FUNK TRIO
    Sterling Hardwoods/ Sterling Furniture Works, 422 Pine Street

    8:30-10pm Live Music.
  • GLASS BLOWING DEMONSTRATIONS
    AO Glass Works, 416 Pine Street

    Drop in for glass demonstrations during all of art hop.
  • SECONDS SALE
    AO Glass Works, 416 Pine Street

    Deep Deep Discounts on seconds, prototypes and things that seemed like a good idea at the time!
  • ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN – BUILD EXHIBIT
    Archistream- AIAVT Design Resource Center, 416 Pine Street # E-2

    Architecture Design-Build Exhibit: Archistream, a Design Resource Center and project of AIA Vermont contains 3 architectural exhibits and hands-on activities.
  • CRAVINGS
    Eight Space Artists’ Collective, 4 Howard Street

    6pm-Saturday 2pm Kimberly Garland will perform ‘Cravings’.
  • SAMBATUCADA!
    Eight Space Artists’ Collective, 4 Howard Street

    7:30-8:45pm Sambatucada!: Brazilian Brass Band, followed by special guests: The Brass Balagan
  • GLASS SUN-CATCHER MAKING
    South End Glass at Davis Studio, 4 Howard Street

    Make a sun-catcher with pieces of colored glass. Suitable for ages 5-adult.
  • STUDENTS’ ART MARKET
    Davis Studio #2, 4 Howard Street

    Work for Sale, 50% to scholarship fund. Huge variety, great prices!
  • DEEP SEA INTERACTIVE ART INSTALLATION
    Davis Studio #1, 4 Howard Street

    Deep Sea Interactive Art Installation: Experience the mysteries of the deep, peer through the window of a submarine, and make your own glowing sea creature to add to the installation or take with you.
  • FOOD & MUSIC
    ArtsRiot, 400 Pine Street

    4pm-2am Free DJ’s and live music, including Abby Morin.
  • FAUX VINTAGE VERMONT TRAVEL POSTERS SALE
    Tent at Kilburn & Gates Parking Lot

    Using uniquely American, early 20th century watercolor style in concert with a period airbrush technique, Kevin Ruelle creates the Art Deco Vermont Poster that our nostalgia calls for, but adds the perspective that only a Vermonter could know. Each poster celebrates a facet of the monumental popularity of Vermont’s bucolic reputation.
  • EVOLUTION PT & YOGA FRIDAY NIGHT FUN!
    Evolution PT & Yoga, 20 Kilburn Street Suite 120

    6-10pm Live Music by Steady Betty, Belly Dancing workshop and Demos by Emily Piper, Enso Painting with Lynn Reed, Heartfire Henna, Chocolate Hollow Tastings and Strike a Pose photo booth with Wild Clover Photography.
  • 2nd ANNUAL COMMUNITY ART PROJECT
    Barge Canal Market, 377 Pine Street

    Barge Canal Market would like your help again to refresh their decor. Come leave your mark on one of the large panels that will be displayed around the store through the year!
  • WOOD FIRE KLIN
    Pine Street Studios, 339 Pine Street

    BCA’s Chris Vaughn and Josh Quinlan from Clay Construction demonstrate the firing of pottery in a 20 foot tall wood burning kiln.
  • HOT OFF THE UNIFIED PRESS PARTY
    Citizen Cider, 316 Pine Steet

    5-10pm Seven Days and Citizen Cider are throwin’ down and you’re invited. Come listen to live music, design a custom T-shirt and grab a drink from the bar as we raise our glasses to art of all kinds.
  • CREATIVE COMPETITION
    THE S.P.A.C.E. Gallery, 266 Pine Street

    The Creative Competition during Art Hop will be huge! Voting by the public will determine the top winners of cash and prizes. Voting hours will start at 5pm on Friday, September 5th and go for 24 hours, ending at 5pm on Saturday, September 6th. Winners to be announced afterwards.
  • DOLLAR DOOR!
    Mark Eliot Schwabe, SteamSmith, 266 Pine Street

    The famous DOLLAR DOOR, where all pins & key chains on the door are $1 each! Also, Propeller Demonstrations & Time Traveler Tac Pin Discussions all throughout Art Hop.
  • ADULT MARTIAL ARTS DEMONSTRATION
    Aikido of Champlain Valley, 257 Pine Street

    7pm Adults Martial Arts demonstration at Aikido of Champlain Valley, watch an exciting demonstration of the Japanese martial art of Aikido! Discover how Aikido is a path of peaceful reconciliation and a great method for core conditioning and relaxation.
  • SIGNAL KITCHEN FESTIVES
    Signal Kitchen, 71 Main Street

    5pm- 2am Art Hop is really where it all started for us, and this year we are stepping it up by featuring indoor and outdoor stages, the best local craft brews, an amazing musical line up featuring national and local acts (and a few secret headliners) and a collection of sculpture, hanging works, installations, live art, and art workshops and tutorials.
  • ANNUAL FACEBOOK FIRST 50
    Art’s Alive Gallery @ Main Street Landing’s Union Station, 1 Main Street

    5-8pm Art’s Alive is proud to be hosting its 4th Annual Facebook First 50 exhibition continuing a Burlington tradition dating back to the Pascal Spengemann era at BCA. First 50 is a democratic exhibition which provides a showcase for emerging amateur artists to exhibit their work alongside professional artists well into their post-emergent careers.
  • MAKE IT HAPPEN!
    Generator, 250 Main Street, Memorial Auditorium Annex

    Maker demos and workshops throughout the weekend exploring the use of the 3D printer, laser cutter, electronics, and robotic applications!

 Saturday

September 6th

  • ATELIER DANNAH
    531 S. Willard Studio, 531 South Willard Street

    10-12am Art & Installation, live music/performance, poetry slams & technical diatribes.
  • BREWERY TOURS AND BEER TASTING
    Switchback Brewing Company, 160 Flynn Avenue

    12-4pm
  • VCAM ACCESS ORIENTATION
    VCAM, 208 Flynn

    11am-1pm Access Orientation is an overview of VCAM/RETN facilities, policies and procedures. This orientation is the first place to start if you are new to VCAM. 2 Hr Workshop.
  • 2013 VERMONT FILMMAKERS’ SHOWCASE
    VCAM, 208 Flynn

    1-5pm The Vermont International Film Festival presents a program of award-winning Vermont films from the 2013 Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase.
  • MAKING WOOD STAND UP PADDLE BOARDS
    Tao Woodworking, 180 Flynn Ave

    All day demonstrations on making wood Stand Up Paddle Boards. We’re building wood Stand Up Paddle Boards in the look on the classic long boards. Classes offered year-round; you can build a SUP in our shop, with your guidance, or we can build one for you. Learn how. PLUS class demonstrations from instructors at our Tao Motion Studio, including Rowing, Zumba, Tai Chi, and Yoga.
  • THE FELTED GNOME KNOWS: NEEDLE FELTING: PROJECT PIG
    Vintage Inspired Lifestyle Marketplace, 180 Flynn Ave.
    1-3pm Students will learn how to needle felt a small pig figurine from wool roving by Susi Ryan. The wool will be provided. Students will need to purchase felting needles and a foam base at Vintage Inspired. The cost of the class is $35.
  • BEER TASTING
    Queen City Brewery, 703-B Pine Street
  • CHOCOLATE SCULPTURE DEMONSTRATION
    South End Kitchen, 716 Pine Street

    2-3pm Lake Champlain Chocolates’ resident sculptress, Emily McCracken, will be working with her medium of choice – chocolate! Stop by the South End Kitchen for her demo and then hop across the street for a sweet treat at Lake Champlain Chocolates.
  • ARTISTS MARKET EXTRAVAGANZA!
    In front of the Maltex Building, 431 Pine Street

    10am–6pm Fashion designers, jewelers, photographers, artists and creators of other accessories will be set up to sell their wares at the South End Artists Market.
  • LABELS FOR LIBATION
    SEABA Tent, Maltex Building, 431 Pine Street

    Cast you ballot for the best Art Hop ale submission here! Then enjoy a refreshing beer in the Beer Garden!
  • THE WELLNESS COLLECTIVE FIRST ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION & OPEN HOUSE
    The Wellness Collective, 431 Pine Street, Suite 312

    The Wellness Collective is proud to celebrate our One-Year Anniversary with a weekend-long Open House in conjunction with the South End Art Hop. Come find us in Suites 312 and 201 of The Maltex Building to enjoy the work of amazing local artists and celebrate the Art of Healing with FREE massage, treatment demos, yoga classes, and much more!
  • GLASS BLOWING DEMONSTRATIONS
    AO Glass Works, 416 Pine Street

    Drop in for glass demonstrations during all of art hop.
  • SECONDS SALE
    AO Glass Works, 416 Pine Street

    Deep Deep Discounts on seconds, prototypes and things that seemed like a good idea at the time!
  • ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN – BUILD EXHIBIT
    Archistream- AIAVT Design Resource Center, 416 Pine Street # E-2

    Architecture & Design -Build Exhibit: Archistream, a Design Resource Center and project of AIA Vermont contains 3 architectural exhibits and hands-on activities.
  • Magical Word Mobiles
    wingspan Studio, 4A Howard Street, 3rd floor

    12-2pm Magical Word Mobiles; make a mobile from natural and recycled materials to attract faeries and butterflies where you hang it!
  • GLASS SUN-CATCHER MAKING
    South End Glass at Davis Studio, 4 Howard Street

    Make a sun-catcher with pieces of colored glass. Suitable for ages 5-adult.
  • ADULT STUDENTS’ ART MARKET
    Davis Studio #2, 4 Howard Street

    Work for Sale, 50% to scholarship fund. Huge variety, great prices!
  • DEEP SEA INTERACTIVE ART INSTALLATION
    Davis Studio #1, 4 Howard Street

    Deep Sea Interactive Art Installation: Experience the mysteries of the deep, peer through the window of a submarine, and make your own glowing sea creature to add to the installation or take with you.
  • KITCHEN COLLECTIVE
    ArtsRiot, 400 Pine Street

    11am Kitchen Collective and Bar.
  • EVOLUTION PT & YOGA SATURDAY EXCITEMENT
    Evolution PT & Yoga, 20 Kilburn Street, Suite 120

    - 9am-12pm Yoga Play Date with Burlington VT Mom’s Blog (pre-reg required)
    - 12-4pm Kids Hop at Evolution with live music, face painting, Enso Painting Workshop and Giant Bubbles
    - 12-1:30pm Make Your Own Hula Hoop Workshop with Nicole ($5) – - 1:30-2pm Demo Hooping Class for kids with Nicole
  • 2nd ANNUAL COMMUNITY ART PROJECT
    Barge Canal Market, 377 Pine Street

    Barge Canal Market would like your help again to refresh their decor. Come leave your mark on one of the large panels that will be displayed around the store through the year!
  • DOLLAR DOOR!
    Mark Eliot Schwabe, SteamSmith, 266 Pine Street

    The famous DOLLAR DOOR, where all pins & key chains on the door are $1 each! Also, Propeller Demonstrations & Time Traveler Tac Pin Discussions all throughout Art Hop.
  • STONEWARE CLAY SCULPTURE DEMONSTRATION
    Brickels Gallery, 266 Pine Street

    10am-4pm
  • KIDS MARTIAL ARTS DEMONSTRATION
    Aikido of Champlain Valley, 257 Pine Street

    11am Kids Martial Arts Demonstration by Aikido of Champlain Valley “watch an exciting demonstration of the Japanese Martial Art of Aikido! Discover how Aikido teaches children how to resolve conflict peacefully.
  • KID’S HOP CHALK DRAWING!
    Art’s Alive Gallery @ Main Street Landing’s Union Station, 1 Main Street

    12-4pm Children of all ages welcome to decorate the sidewalks at Union Station with chalk provided by Art’s Alive! Free and open to the public! Rain or shine (if raining will move drawing into Train station)
  • MAKE IT HAPPEN!
    Generator, 250 Main Street, Memorial Auditorium Annex

    Maker demos and workshops throughout the weekend exploring the use of the 3D printer, laser cutter, electronics, and robotic applications!

 Sunday

September 7th

  • BTV FLEA
    intage Inspired Lifestyle Marketplace, 180 Flynn Ave

    12-4pm BTV FLEA is an outdoor market, which will feature an eclectic mix that is typical of all South End ventures: vintage household goods, local artists, wood-fired pizza and tours of the nearby Switchback Brewing Company. Yes, the tasting room will be open and tours will be offered especially for market-goers.
    • IRISH MUSIC SESSION
      Rose Diamond, 180 Flynn Ave, Greenhouse #4

      1pm
    • BEER TASTING
      Queen City Brewery, 703-B Pine Street
    • THE WELLNESS COLLECTIVE FIRST ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION & OPEN HOUSE
      The Wellness Collective, 431 Pine Street, Suite 312

      The Wellness Collective is proud to celebrate our One-Year Anniversary with a weekend-long Open House in conjunction with the South End Art Hop. Come find us in Suites 312 and 201 of The Maltex Building to enjoy the work of amazing local artists and celebrate the Art of Healing with FREE massage, treatment demos, yoga classes, and much more!
    • SECONDS SALE
      AO Glass, 416 Pine Street

      Deep Deep Discounts on seconds, prototypes and things that seemed like a good idea at the time!
    • ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN – BUILD EXHIBIT
      Archistream- AIAVT Design Resource Center, 416 Pine Street # E-2

      Architecture & Design -Build Exhibit: Archistream, a Design Resource Center and project of AIA Vermont contains 3 architectural exhibits and hands-on activities.
    • INTERACTIVE ART INSTALLATION
      Davis Studio #1, 4 Howard Street

      Deep Sea Interactive Art Installation: Experience the mysteries of the deep, peer through the window of a submarine, and make your own glowing sea creature to add to the installation or take with you.
    • CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH
      ArtsRiot, 400 Pine Street

      9-3pm Kitchen Collective Champagne Brunch.
    • 2nd ANNUAL COMMUNITY ART PROJECT
      Barge Canal Market, 377 Pine Street

      Barge Canal Market would like your help again to refresh their decor. Come leave your mark on one of the large panels that will be displayed around the store through the year!
    • MAKE IT HAPPEN!
      Generator, 250 Main Street, Memorial Auditorium Annex

      Maker demos and workshops throughout the weekend exploring the use of the 3D printer, laser cutter, electronics, and robotic applications!

      *Keep checking back for more update as we get closer to the event and we’ll see you then!*