Art Cruise 29!

Art Cruise 29 Palms
Art Cruise 29! First Saturdays in 29 Palms, CaliforniaArt Cruise 29! is the first Saturday of each month. Enjoy your Saturday afternoon in 29 Palms beginning at Farmer’s Market.  Stop for a lunch break at one of our many eateries, then visit our local galleries and art studios browsing the artworks of local desert artists, participate in an art demonstration or art class, view the exhibitions, meet the artists and enjoy refreshments at one of several art show openings. From mid-morning until after sunset, experience Art Cruise 29!

Just download the map and details, then begin your Art Cruise 29!

 

29 Palms Visitor’s Center and Chamber is host to Art in Public Places (PAAC) and Action 29 Palms (the Mural People). Open 10 am to 4 pm daily, stop by the Visitor’s Center for a PAAC Art Exhibition. Opening art receptions with with food, beverage and live music on the first Saturday of each calendar quarter form 5:30-7 pm. On the remaining first Saturdays each quarter, stop in to chat with a local artist and watch as they create a work of art.

Action 29 Palms the Mural PeopleWhile at 29 Palms Visitor’s Center, please ask for literature on the Oasis of Murals by Action 29 Palms, the Mural People. Take a self-guided tour.

Art in Public Places 29 PalmsArt Cruise 29! Maps are available at the Visitor’s Center
73484 29 Palms Highway |  at Desert Queen Ave
29 Palms, CA 92277  |  (760) 367-3445
Daily: 10am – 4pm  |  First Saturday each qtr: 5:30 – 7pm

Artomotive Art GalleryArtomotive Gallery, at the corner of 29 Palms Highway and National Park Drive, is a unique art experience. The previously occupied tire shop has transformed to an art gallery featuring artwork by Sheila Bailey and Elisabeth Pollnow. Each month during Art Cruise 29!, special guest artists are invited to show their work as well.

Artomotive Gallery 29 PalmsArtomotive Gallery
6540 National Park Drive  |  29 Palms, CA 92277
First Saturdays hours:
3 – 9pm May-Sept  |  10am – 4pm Oct-Apr

29 Palms Creative Center & GalleryAlways creative fun happening at 29 Palms Creative Center and Gallery. Explore your creative side and see the artistic underground that exists here in the desert. At this working-studio/gallery professional, amateur, or budding artists make mosaics, paintings, drawings, monotype prints on a Griffin Etching Press, fabric art, jewelry, hand-made books, painted ceramics, and more. Make your own masterpiece in an art class or just browse the art gallery.

29 Palms Creative Center & Gallery
6847 Adobe Road | 29 Palms, CA 92277
www.29palmsart.com | (760) 361-3461
Daily: 10am – 6pm | Sundays until 3pm

Music at Desert Art StudioDesert Art Studio & Gallery features desert oils on canvas and giclees of desert landscapes and desert critters by longtime artist Chuck Caplinger. Chuck also specializes in Southwest murals and portraits. Normally open by appointment, Chuck opens Desert Art Studio for Art Cruise 29! 1st Saturdays from 2 – 6pm. Make a stop by Chuck’s geodesic dome studio for a unique desert art experience, enjoy snacks and beverages, plus live music when available.

Chuck Caplingers Desert Art Studio74655 Wellock Road  |  29 Palms, CA 92277
www.desertartstudio.com  |  (760) 221-7703
(Dome house off Utah Trail, near Joshua Tree National Park north entrance)
First Saturdays: 2 – 6pm

29 Palms Art Gallery eventThe 29 Palms Art Gallery is the oldest arts organization in the Morongo Basin, and house in a historic adobe of 29 Palms. Each month the Gallery’s Artist Guild Members are on exhibition along with two featured artists. On occasion you will find a specially curated exhibition. Come enjoy a pleasant evening during Art Cruise 29! 1st Saturdays from 5 – 7 pm for their opening receptions with hors d’oeuvres, wine and live entertainment and talk to the artists.

29 Palms Art Gallery logo74055 Cottonwood Drive
at National Park Drive
29 Palms, CA 92277
www.29palmsartgallery.com  |  (760) 367-7819
Hours: Thurs-Sun 11am – 3pm  |  1st Saturdays: 5 – 7pm

The Glass Outhouse Art Gallery is one of Twentynine Palms’ most unusual sites to see, located just east of downtown in Wonder Valley. Monthly art shows are celebrated with an art reception on first Saturdays of the month, with food, beverages, live music, and camaraderie. The gallery features desert artists, photographers, and musicians. Yes, there is a real glass outhouse, plus a hand-built Wayside Chapel and found-object art installations throughout the property.

77575 29 Palms Highway  |  29 Palms, CA 92277
www.facebook/The-Glass-Outhouse  |  (760) 367-3807
(Turn right off Highway 62 onto Thunder Road. Honk your horn!)
Hours: Tues-Sun 1 – 5pm (closed Jul-Aug)
1st Saturdays: 1 – 5pm Nov-Mar  |  5 – 9pm Apr-Oct