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2012 Trolley Tour Showcases Local Galleries & Eateries
Posted on September 12, 2012 at 5:11:52 am by Holly H.
What more can you ask for than an evening paired with local art, edibles and transportation? Enter the Fort Wayne Museum of Art (FWMoA) 2012 Trolley Tour. This annual event takes place Friday, September 21 from 5:30 to 10 p.m. The tour starts with an unique pre-party at the Orchard Gallery section of the museum at 5 p.m. The actual trolley tour starts one hour later. Galleries showcased on this year's tour include: the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Artlink, Lotus Yoga, Wellness & Gallery, Potter’s Wife Gallery, RataRt, Castle Gallery, Northside Galleries, Allen County Public Library: Jeffery R. Krull Gallery, First Presbyterian Church Gallery, The Orchard Gallery at the FWMoA, University of Saint Francis: School of Creative Arts;, B. Mitchel Fine Jewelry and Ryan Hadley Studio. At each stop, local caterers will offer light snacks. Participating eateries this year include: The Oyster Bar, Vanilla Bean Cupcakery, Flanagan’s, Club Soda, DeBrand Fine Chocolates, Firefly Coffee House, Nutcracker Sweet Shoppe, Calhoun Street Soups, Salads and Spirits, Chop’s, Mad Anthony Brewing Co, Casa and AVI. Keep in mind, the after-party continues at the museum after the tour ends. Live music by Sugar Shot and sweet treats from the Vanilla Bean will be on-site. This is the 13th year for the trolley tour, with this year being new take with a Friday night excursion. Book your ride today! Passports for this year's event are on sale now at the FWMoA Paradigm Gallery and Orchard Gallery and online. Or call, 260.422.6467 to arrange your passport. Passports are $25 each for FWMoA members and $30 each for non-members.