Central Street Art Walk

May 13 - 14, 2017

Central Street, Evanston, a distinctive North Evanston shopping district, in conjunction with the Evanston Art Center, presents the first Central Street Art Walk, May 13th & 14th 2016.

The event recognizes and supports local Evanston artists. Over 15 individuals – painters, illustrators, jewelry makers, potters, and photographers – will be displaying their work on store fronts along Central, between Eastwood and McDaniel Avenues.
The public is invited for a “Sip & View” reception introducing the exhibiting artists, on Friday, May 13th, from 5-8pm. Artwork viewing continues through the day on Saturday.
Participant artists include:

John Moore – at Perennials (1808 Central)
Sarah Kaiser – at Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony (1901 Central)
Bonnie Zak – at Happy Husky Bakery (2601 Prairie)
Ted Glasoe – at George Ritzlin Maps (1937 Central)
Jason Lupas—at Central Street Yoga (1937 Central)
Roslyn Broder — at Gracie’s (1939 Central)
Robin Samiljan – at The Spice House (1941 Central)
Marine Tempels– at Spex (2000 Central)
Ruth Hecht – at Lois & Co (2014 Central)
Wendy Miller – Berkshire Hathaway Home Services (2110 Central)
Jonathan Plotkin – at Notice (2112 Central)
Topher Alexander – at Allegro Dance Boutique (2114 Central)
Yulia Bushmanov – at Walsh Natural Health (2116 Central)
Jim Leterneau and Jake Keleher– at Stella (2116 Central)
Marti DeBoer — at Heaven Meets Earth (2746 Central)


Jason Lupas

Jason Lupas

Sidewalk Sale 2016

July 14 - 17, 2017

The merchants of Central Street move outside for one summer weekend only! Find great products, amazing deals, and delicious food at our annual sidewalk sale! Bring the family for a day of shopping, fun, and sun shine!

1st Bank & Trust
Afsan Skin Care
Aim & Ailie Har Salon
Allegro Boutique
Backlot Coffee (formerly Linz & Vail)
Beth’s Little Bake Shore
Berkshire Hathaway
Bradley Investments
Central Street Yoga
Complete Chiropractic
Dame Couture
Etienne Antiques
Evanston Art Center
Evanston Library North Branch
Happy Husky Bakery
Let’s Tailgate
Lois & Co
Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony
Old Town Oil
Oliver Toys & Trains
Preston’s Florist
Ritzlin Galery
Spice House
Walsh Natural Health

Besides fabulous DEALS, we have fun and entertainment scheduled for you:

Friday 7/15

10am-5pm Face Painting and Glitter Tattoo (Oliver’s Toys & Trains)

10am-5pm Evanston Water Truck-Free Water (Independence Park)

1pm-2pm Central Street Yoga – Guided Sun Salutations (Independence Park)

12pm-4pm Happy The Husky – Strolling Character

Saturday 7/16

10am-5pm Face Painting and Glitter Tattoos (Oliver’s Toys &Trains)

10am-11am Central Street Yoga – Guided Sun Salutations (Independence Park)

11am-3pm Evanston Art Center – Kid’s Crafts (Evanston Art Center)

12m-1pm Heaven Meets Earth Yoga Studio – Yoga Class (Independence Park)

1pm-2pm Marilyn Price Puppet Show (by Perennials/Preston’ Flowers)

1pm-3pm Dave Hiltebrand / Rich Stitzel- Strolling Musicians

11am-3pm Happy The Husky – Strolling Character