First Friday July 6th–Why Not Make it a Day in Stonington?

Come down to the Stonington Farmers Market this Friday from 10AM to Noon and then stay in Stonington for lunch followed by the 4-7PM First Friday gallery hop. Why not? You’ll have a blast! July 6th the ten Stonington Galleries & Studios are open from 4-7PM. Two of those galleries are Stonington Farmers Market vendors—Art by Katy the painter and Geoffrey Warner Studio the furniture maker.

Geoffrey Warner Studio will be featuring the grand opening of his new studio wing and also live music throughout the evening with plenty of Owl Stools to sit on!

Both studio galleries are featuring owls this Friday—Katy Allgeyer is previewing her “Branching Out” series and telling stories about her barred owl babies while Geoff Warner is featuring his Owl Stools and the grand opening of his new studio wing.Geoff will have live music throughout the evening that is sure to last beyond 7PM (hint: make it your final destination after visiting the other Stonington Galleries & Studios—you can find a map at their website).

“Chang & Eng” a new painting from the “Branching Out Series” from Art By Katy at 21 Weed Field Rd in Stonington. See more and here the real life story of the baby barred owls that share her backyard. First Friday galleries open from 4-7PM

Where to lunch? You have many options! Suzy Q’s, Fisherman’s Friend, Harbor Cafe, and Seasons of Stonington all have wonderful lunches. Or pick up the makings of a picnic lunch from the excellent food vendors at the Stonington Farmers Market and head over to Sand Beach to enjoy the view of Dog Island while you eat your gourmet Asian, Mexican, Indian, or organic farm fresh fare.


One response to “First Friday July 6th–Why Not Make it a Day in Stonington?

  1. Stonington Farmer’s Market vendor,Geoffrey Warner Studio, invites the public to CELEBRATE the grand opening of their new wing on Friday, July 6th from 4pm-7pm. Enjoy LIVE Music, refreshments, and tours of the new shop & expanded gallery area. Come try their new ergonomic Rolling Owl Stool—as seen in the July issues of Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors and Design New England magazines.

    (insert image of Rolling Owl Stools)

    The live music continues into the evening from 7pm until the musician’s fingers begin to blister! We invite musicians to bring an instrument for an open session from 7pm-8pm—enhance your musical abilities by sitting on & enjoying the comfort of an Owl Stool!

    From 8pm onward,some of our very fine local musicians will perform an eclectic acoustic mix of songs and fiddle tunes. Come and enjoy an evening of live music and merriment!


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