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10/2019 Tour

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!

Celebrate Arts & Humanities Month!

  • Show your support for the Arts & Humanities by attending a Presentation of Proclamation by Mayor Joe Henry. City of Florence City Council Meeting October 7th at 5:30pm at the Florence City Hall Council Chambers! Proclamations are presented at the beginning of the meeting. Once presented, there will be a short photo opportunity, then attendees are free to leave. It is always a positive when supporters attend meetings to show their support for a Proclamation. City Council meetings are very informative, open to the public.

Lovejoy's Restaurant & Tea Room (New to Tour)

195 Nopal St, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


  • TBA

Hefty's Originals (New to Tour)

1525 12th Street, Suite D, Florence, Oregon 97439​​

in the Florence Business Center Building.


  • Original Oil Paintings by Bob Hefty!

Heffy's Gallery

1856 37th Street, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


Website TBA

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

  • See red table with extra special discounts

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

1525 12th Street, Suite 8, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


  • Call for Art - Gateway to Fall: A visual arts exhibit opening October 12th. Do you have artwork that celebrates and/or honors the Fall season, Harvest Festival, Day of the Dead, All Soul's/All Saint's Day, Hallowe'en, etc.? Do you have 1-2 large pieces (4 x 4' max), or 3-5 small pieces, ready to hang on the wall? Bring it to the Studio! Contact Serena Appel directly for more details. Please have a few examples of your work handy.

Novelli's Crab & Seafood

1498 Bay Street (Down on Boat Dock)


  • Now Open for the Season! Contact Novelli's for information.

The Studios at Jayne Smoley Design

1458 1st Street, Florence, Oregon 97439​​


  • Classes! Be sure to sign up!

  • Residents Artists:

  • Jayne Smoley, Glass

  • Gigi Lassen, Jewelry


Backstreet Gallery

1421 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Artist/s of the Month:

  • ​ Meredith Draper (Jewelry) and Shelly Medeiros (Jewelry). We are also featuring a guest artist all month, Jo Beaudreaux (Encaustic)


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!

  • Artist of the Month is the amazing artist TBA


Old Town Coffee & Gallery

125 1/2 Nopal Street, Florence, Oregon 97439


  • Artists of the Month, TBA.

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 Michael Woods!

  • 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

Appointment Only


  • By Appointment Only

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


  • Come by any time during open library hours to take a look!

  • Travel Photography Group Show

  • demARTS on October 5th from 10am to 4:30pm

Florence Events Center

715 Quince Street, Florence, Oregon 97439



  • John Leasure & Students Art Exhibition

  • John Leasure is an accomplished local artist that shares his talent with the Siuslaw Community through workshops, weekly instruction and exhibitions. This special show exhibits his students talents gleaned from his instruction and mentorship.

  • Reception: September 13th, 5-7pm in Gallery 1

  • Everything Odd-umn​

  • Fall lends itself to great artistic opportunities, including beautiful Autumn colors, the Fall Harvest, and wildlife preparing for winter. It is also a time for scarecrows, ghosts, hobgoblins, and everything spooky to get ready for Halloween.

  • Reception: September 13th, 5-7pm in Gallery 5

  • Call for ART - Love of Animals -

  • Reception: December 11th, 5-7pm ​

BeauxArts Fine Art Materials & Gallery

2285 Highway 101 Suite H, Florence, Oregon 97439



  • Come see Jo Beaudreaux's work at Backstreet Gallery

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