See All There Is to Do During April is for Arts


Thousands of visitors are about to flock to the streets of Davidson for April is for Arts. This annual month-long festival is a celebration of art and culture and is  North Mecklenburg’s largest annual art festival. April is for Arts features numerous events throughout the month of April including demos, food, live music, and art exhibits. Mark your calendar for this free event filled with activities for the whole family.

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See all there is to do during April is for Arts!

The April is for Arts Gallery Crawl will take place on April 20 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. During this special event, art can be found all over Davidson. Many local businesses get involved and host artists. This event is free and also a great way to explore the town. Either grab a ride on the trolley to stop at the different exhibits or stroll the streets and stop and browse.

Art on the Green will be held on April 21 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and again on Sunday from noon to 4:00 pm. Not only do visitors get to view one of a kind art on the Village Green, but the weekend will be filled with live music and food vendors. It’s a really great time to come out and socialize with the locals and enjoy the spring weather.

Davidson’s Concerts on the Green return on April 22. Head out to the Davidson Public Library for a performance by the Davidson College Jazz Ensemble. The Concerts on the Green lineup has yet to be released but concerts will take place on the first and third Sunday of each month through September. Concerts are free and also a great way to end the weekend.

Another fun activity to do during April is for the Arts is to visit some of Davidson’s local restaurants. Enjoy delicious food and drinks at Restaurant X, Mestizo, Carburritos, Toast, Pickled Peach and Kindred just to name a few.

Start making plans to come and visit us this spring!

Wouldn’t it be great to stay within walking distance of all the April is for Arts festivities? We’ve got just the place for you to stay, right here with us at Davidson Village Inn. We can be found on Depot Street right across from Davidson College. Finally, when booking your stay, ask us about our special Davidson Dining Experience. Get 15% off a $50 or $100 dining gift certificate to the award-winning Kindred, classic Italian restaurant Il Bosco, Flatiron, Restaurant X or our town’s authentic Mexican restaurant, Mestizo. This is a great opportunity to relax on a getaway and also enjoy the spectacular cuisine.

Most of all, come out and experience a Davidson, NC getaway. For reservation information, please call 704-892-8044. We look forward to your visit with us soon!