With seemingly endless vineyards and valleys, it comes as no surprise that Livermore Valley is the inspiration behind some of the most beautiful artwork in Northern California. And if you are looking to bring home your own piece of artwork from the Bay Area’s Wine Country, we know the perfect place to go. With over 200 regional artists, the Livermore Artwalk is a must for art lovers and collectors.
Below you will find a comprehensive guide to the annual Livermore Artwalk, but if you are looking for more unique boutiques and places to shop, simply download our free Livermore Valley Vacation Guide. It is full of over 100 recommendations on the area’s top attractions, shopping, restaurants, and more!
Your Guide to the Livermore Artwalk
A Celebration of the Arts
With over 200 regional artists, the Livermore ArtWalk features hundreds of pieces of work created using a variety of mediums. You will find everything here from hand-spun pottery to handmade leather bags to floral design and oil paintings. We know that you will find a treasure worth keeping when you come.
In addition to artwork, the 2018 celebration will feature live music and entertainment! Cultural arts performances will take place at The Bankhead Plaza between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Planning Your Day
Historic downtown Livermore is a lovely backdrop for this annual art festival. Artists set up their booths all along the sidewalks and in the plaza, framed in by boutique shops and fabulous restaurants. Be sure to come hungry and eat after the show at one of the many incredible restaurants in Livermore. There are also several wine tasting rooms right along the ArtWalk path!
Tips for Your Trip
- The 2018 Livermore Artwalk is scheduled for Saturday, October 13, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- During October, the mornings in Livermore are chilly (low 50s) and the afternoons are warm (high 70s). We recommend packing layers for your trip!
- While you are in town for the Livermore Artwalk, take advantage of everything that the Bay Area’s wine region offers. Our packages and specials at the Purple Orchid Resort & Spa are a great way to do it!
Your Bay Area Getaway Awaits
The 2018 Livermore Artwalk is only 10 minutes away from The Purple Orchid Resort & Spa! After a day well-spent strolling the ArtWalk, head back to our resort for the ultimate Bay Area getaway. Enjoy a spa treatment, relax in your Jacuzzi tub, and snuggle up in front of the fireplace. It is the perfect way to spend a crisp fall night in the heart of Livermore Valley Wine Country!
When you book any of our elegant accommodations, like our Olive Hills King Room, you can always look forward to impeccable service, luxurious packages, and the best amenities. Hot-plated breakfast and our evening wine and olive oil hour are just the beginning of what we offer our guests! When you are ready to plan your Wine Country getaway, check our availability and book your stay. We can’t wait to host you at The Purple Orchid Resort & Spa!
The Livermore Artwalk is just one great way to enjoy Livermore in the autumn! Read our blog on Livermore events to discover more fun fall festivities.