The NEON Festival 2017

Save the date! The *third* NEON Festival is coming back to NFK Thursday, October 19 and Friday, October 19, 2017! This free festival welcomes everyone to experience the NEON District through art exhibitions, local and national performances and mural tours. 

Highlights of the 2017 celebration include:
*Third Thursday at the Chrysler Museum and Glass Studio and d'Art Center, 5-10 pm

*The Plot, Friday 6-10 p.m. beer garden, food trucks, live music and performances

*Norfolk Public Art Commission unveils national artist Matthew Geller’s sculpture in the NEON District with a ribbon cutting Friday at 5:30 p.m  

*d’Art Center celebrates the strong resident and associate artist program and new photography exhibition during their own Third Thursday event

*Glass Wheel Studio extends hours on Friday evening to showcase its exhibitions of Trains of Thought by Emily Bartelt and Navid Rahman and SEE WORTHY by Jennifer Caldwell & Jason Chakravart

*Work Release Gallery at Commune opens a new exhibition from the Rutter Family Art Foundation, The Art of Dying, curated by John Wadsworth on Friday 


The NEON Festival 2017