The public is invited to the 1st Annual Black
River Art Walk hosted by the Lorain Arts Council on
September 29, 2012, from 4 to 10 PM. The mural wall of the LAC
building at 737 Broadway in Lorain will be the backdrop for the
This free event will feature artwork from Lorain Arts Council
members and Northeast Ohio artists. On-sight artists will be
demonstrating glass-painting, whittling and stone sculpting plus
there will be face painting and crafts for the children. Let
the opening sounds of doo-wop singers, The Smooth Groove,
guide you to the art center where six hours of entertainment
will include DJ RoRo, Pepe Rivera’s band Friends of Mine,
guitarists Side Effect and pop singer Sean Gabriel.
The evening will end with the salsa sounds of the Sammy De
León y su Orchestra. Tom Adams, performance poet, will
command the stage for Open Mic and encourage other poets to join
In celebration of “Hispanic Heritage Month” the inside gallery
will feature Latino-based art and a model casting for the
Miss Lorain Latina and Miss Ohio Latina pageants.
For further information contact Antonio Barrios @
Rain date is October 6th.