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Current Info For
2nd Saturday January 12th
& January 2019
The 2nd Saturday Gallery Tour in Florence, Oregon seeks to share with our community the benefits of the arts, artists and collaboration within our community by offering interactive opportunities to share and celebrate the local arts. This monthly occasion will inspire you and help Florence continue to be a thriving coastal arts destination.

During the hours 3-5PM on 2nd Saturday of each month, you’ll enjoy great local art, interactions with fellow patrons of the arts and artists, receptions, refreshments, live entertainment and community*. 
Please note some Galleries may have specific event hours, please check with individual gallery for specific times. Some galleries are open by appointment. Events subject to change without notice.  

The Tour begins at any of the participating locations:
Florence Art Passport

Florence is an Art Lover's Destination! The Florence Oregon Passport to the Arts will be back soon! 

Heffy's Gallery

1856 37th Street, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


Website TBA

  • The BEST Wood Art on the Coast (if not the world!)

Dragon Art

949 Highway 101, Florence, Oregon 97439​​

  • Call for Artists - Do you want to display your art?  Contact Kassy Keppol!

  • Illustration Club Sign Ups - Sign up to learn the basics of illustration with Kassy Keppol! Open to all ages and we will be working in pastels. Contact Dragon Art for Details.

  • Class List, contact Dragon Art Directly.

Frames of Florence

2250 Highway 101, Suite G, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


  • See various local artists work including Carol Stender, Stella Ault and Moira Sadovy.

  • Check out various framing options

Serene Abundance Studio

1225 12th Street, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


  • Join in creative conversation! Drop in anytime between 3-5pm for Open Studio, hosted by a professionally trained mixed media artist & Art Therapist.

Novelli's Crab & Seafood

1498 Bay Street (Down on Boat Dock)


  • an'ya is Artist of the Month

    • an'ya is Poetess of the Month at Novelli's Crab & Seafood on the dock! an'ya's works have been translated into over 90 different language dialects for literary journals/books/ anthologies/leaflets/magazines/newspapers/calendars/and online pubs; plus she has many published books to her credit. an'ya is a world renown haiku and tanka poetess; in 2011, she was voted as one of the top 10 Japanese genre poets in the world. Be sure to mention you are on the Gallery Tour to receive a free print.

  • Free Samples of Amber's Award-winning Chowder, Complimentary Wine and a Free Poetry Print for the Art Walk.

The Studios at Jayne Smoley Design

1458 1st Street, Florence, Oregon 97439​​

  • Closed and doing some new year cleaning!

  • Classes! Be sure to sign up!

  • Residents Artists:

    • Jayne Smoley, Glass

    • Tamarah Philips, Oils

    • Gigi Lassen, Jewelry

Backstreet Gallery

1421 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Artists of the Month for January is BackStreet Gallery's New members - The members of Backstreet Gallery join together to wish you a very Happy New Year by filling their windows with each member featuring one special piece of their artwork.

  • Call for Art - Where Art Thou?

FRAA - Florence Regional Arts Alliance

120 Maple Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-4435 or 541-999-0859

  • Come relax, enjoy the new member art that is up!

  • Youth Artist, Nathan Pfaff, fourteen-year-old ninth grade student who is home-schooled. He discovered his art medium one summer while doing yard work for a friend, who introduced him to a form of art called Zentangle. This is basically a stress relieving form of drawing that uses repetitive patterns. 

  • Self-proclaimed “rock hound” Ed Kogut is the FRAA Artist of the Month of January. Kogut began learning his craft over 35 years ago, teaching himself the fine art of gem faceting.

  • Both artists will be featured at a reception at FRAA on December 8th during the Second Saturday Art Walk from 3 – 5 p.m. The community is invited to come and meet these two talented artists, while enjoying holiday refreshments. 

Old Town Coffee & Gallery

125 1/2 Nopal Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Artists of the Month, Don Mathis.

The River Gallery

1335 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Featuring the work of Florence artists Vern Oremus, who makes amazing wooden bowls, and Greg Kennedy, who makes gorgeous high fired and horsehair pottery. We will be serving champagne and chocolate during the art walk.

  • Also featuring an exquisite collection by Northwest artists.

  • Stop by, have some champagne and chocolate, and enjoy the view!

The Hideaway Gallery

1254 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Doc has a special collection of his watercolors up!

  • Hometown art from a variety of talented artists.

Old Town Barbershop

1341 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • A fresh new feel of maritime art and maps.

Alissa Clark Clayworks

180 Laurel Street


  • Closed, but check back soon!

Silver Lining Boutique & Gallery Upstairs

2217 Highway 101, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Please Check with Silver Lining Boutique.

Siuslaw Public Library

1460 9th Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • January art displays at the library feature oils by Reggie Oflock and 3D works by Backstreet Gallery. Come check them out during library open hours!


Florence Events Center

715 Quince Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Save the Date for 2019 Fresh Impressions Youth Art Exhibition


BeauxArts Fine Art Materials & Gallery

2285 Highway 101 Suite H, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • 2019 Fresh Impressions Youth Art opening on Monday, January 14th from 5-7pm at the Florence Events Center.

Info Card 
2018 Tour ​​​​​
  • November 10

  • December 8 


2019 Tour ​​​​
  • To Be Posted Shortly

tour hours
2nd Saturday of the Month 
 3PM - 5PM 

Please note some Galleries may have specific event hours, please check with individual gallery for specific times.  Some galleries are open by appointment.

Not all galleries have special live entrainment or refreshments during 2nd Saturday. 

Due to various private events held at the Florence Events Center (FEC), some locations may be closed to the public.

Events subject to change without notice. Apologies for any inconvenience. 

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