Official ArtMares Artist List Released

The ArtMares reception is scheduled for Friday, October 24 starting at 6 PM and will feature live music from the local and very talented Ryan Kennedy. Beer, wine, food, and live entertainment will highlight the evening, full of over 90 original horror-themed pieces on the 3rd floor of Contemporary Galleries. Join the over 700 people that attend this one-of-a-kind exhibit.


Run Like Hell: Zombie 5K Run/Walk Race Packet Pick Up!

If you have already pre-registered for the Run Like Hell: Zombie 5K Run/Walk, race packets may be picked up Friday, October 24 during the ArtMares event at Contemporary Galleries! Stop by 1210 Smith St in Charleston from 6pm-11pm. Please come to the 6th floor to pick up your packets.

If you haven’t registered for the race, you may do so during that time as well.
We hope you are ready to run for your life on Saturday night…
For more information or to register online, please click here!
HallowEast Costume Pub Crawl tickets may also be purchased/picked up during the ArtMares event from 6pm-11pm at Contemporary Galleries.  Stop by on the 6th floor!

Some More Special Guests During CLUE

You’ve met all the special guests that plan to make an appearance during CLUE this Thursday. These guests are all connected to Councilwoman Elizabeth Lewis. Liz is running for her 3rd term and is excited and honored that so many people (already 150 signed up to attend…and counting) are coming to Appalachian Power Park to support her candidacy. After all, she’s worked closely with Power GM Bradford Morris and Player Willie Washington to bring the team to #CWV. Doors open at 6 PM. Event tickets and drink tickets are available at the door, in case you haven’t already registered. Don’t miss out on one of the biggest events of the year!


October 18 is the ArtMares Edition of Uncork & Create!

October 18th marks a special ArtMares Edition of Uncork & Create! 2-4PM.
A local artist will take you step by step in the creation of your own HALLOWEEN-THEMED 16×20 work of art on canvas. No experience necessary. All materials provided. Guests are welcome to bring beverages and snacks. Doors open 30 minutes before scheduled start time. Seating preference is on a first come first serve basis. The event begins promptly at scheduled start time.

 ** $10 of each ticket sold will be given to EAST END MAIN STREET. Gift certificates and promo codes are not accepted for fundraisers.

Click here to register for this very special edition of Uncork and Create and get a chance to join over 50 artists in this year’s ArtMares show!




Early Registration for the Run Like Hell Zombie 5K Ends Today!

Join the almost 1,000 runners escaping zombies during the Run Like Hell Race on Saturday, October 25 at 7:00 PM. Register by 11:59 PM tonight and get $10 off full runner registration AND $10 your Costume Crawl registration (includes a cool t-shirt and can koozie). Registration for all events will remain open and continue on-site up until the start of the race. Costume Crawl on-site registration will continue until 9 PM on October 25th.