2012 Grand Strand Artist of the Year Event

 

 

Grand Strand Arts announces the 2012 Grand Strand Artist of the Year event

Grand Strand Arts announces the 2012 Grand Strand Artist of the Year event. Celebrate the arts and these 12 local Grand Strand Artists of the Month at this two-part event, which takes place on Saturday, January 19, 2013, starting with the Grand Strand Arts Crawl at Barefoot Landing from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Participating restaurants at Barefoot Landing include: Castano’s Italian Steakhouse, Flying Fish Public Market, Greg Norman’s Australian Grille, TBONZ Gill & Grill, and The Gallery Room at House of Blues Myrtle Beach.

Enjoy live music by the following local performing artists: Feel No Other, Liz Kelley, Candice Marotta, Sleeping Policeman, Brian Roessler, Jesse Uzzel, a special performance by The Long Bay Symphony Youth Orchestra Ensemble and more.

At 7:30 p.m., immediately following the Grand Strand Arts Crawl, plan to attend the 2012 Grand Strand Artist of the Year Awards Dinner at the House of Blues Myrtle Beach restaurant where the winner of the 2012 Grand Strand Artist of the Year will be announced. In addition to celebrating the 2012 Grand Strand Artists of the Month, the evening will include special entertainment and live music by local performing artists.

The 2012 Grand Strand Artists of the Month:

January – Calvin Blassingame

February – Blair Browning

March – Jeff Norris

April – Don Perry

May – Sybil Alfano

June  – Gwen Mis

July – Scott Smallin

August – Rachel Jones

September – Bill Strydesky

October – Joe Winkler

November – Natalie Sexton

December – Blake Brown

Barefoot Landing is located at 4898 Hwy 17 South in North Myrtle Beach. There is a $10 charge for admission to the Grand Strand Arts Crawl, and a portion of the proceeds will go to benefit The Long Bay Symphony.

Participating Partners of the 2012 Grand Strand Artist of the Month series and the 2012 Grand Strand Artist of Year event include: Barefoot LandingCastano’s Italian Steakhouse, Cowork MYR, DomeCandy, Flying Fish Public Market, Fresh Brewed Coffee House, Grand Strand Happening, Greg Norman’s Australian Grille, House of Blues Myrtle Beach, TBONZ Gill & Grill, TheDigitel Myrtle Beach, and Weekly Surge.