Final Fridays on the Nelsonville Square: Dog Days & Sidewalk Sales

Date(s) - August 28, 2015
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Your Dogs’ Parade, Costume Contest, & Tricks!

Bring your friendly pooch to win prizes in our dog-friendly, Historic Square Arts District.

And don’t miss our Inside Out Sales—for great deals on the sidewalk!


Special Events on the Square:

The Dog Show is a fund raiser for My Sisters Paws.  My Sisters Paws takes in pets for Women and children of My Sisters Place.


  • Entry Donation is $2 per contest.
  • Sign up: 6:30 to 7:00
  • Parade and Contests: start at 7:00
  • Contests are: Best Costume, Best Trick, Best Singer, Whitest Teeth, Biggest/Littlest Dog
  • Stuarts Opera House Presents: FREE Summer Concert Series featuring Columbus, Ohio’s Angela Perley & the Howling Moons. The band’s live shows ooze with swaggering baselines and guitar riffs and their songs range from dreamy reverb-laden crooners to roots rock anthems. Free live music and a beer garden in the Stuart’s parking lot!  7:30 pm


Starbrick Cooperative Gallery:  Opening Night: Wizard’s Yard Sale V. Master Woodworker and Wizards Representative Paul A. Kerns offers magical tables, chairs, cabinets, lamps and powerful wands & wand boxes.

Outside-our Annual Glazey Daze sale.  Also: Win a weekend stay for 2 at Springwood Cabins in the Hocking Hills.  A $598 value!!


Stuarts Gallery 1879:  Opening Night: The Art of Passion Works Studio (now through October). Passion Works Studio is based in Athens, Ohio and supports collaborations between artists with and without developmental disabilities, check out this amazing artwork in the Stuart’s gallery!


The Plaid Butterfly:   is stocked with Eucalyptus Mint handmade doggie soaps for dog days of summer! Stop in to meet our consistent employee of the month, Buddy!  Who doesn’t love a great deal? We will be marking down lots of great inventory for our annual sidewalk sale.

Nelsonville Library:  Art in the Library exhibit : Rest & Motion – Come for the closing reception of Shei Sanchez‘s photo exhibit, including many from her travels abroad, 6 to 7:30 pm. Final Friday for Kids – Drop in from 5:30-7:00 pm and make a dog balloon animal in celebration of this month’s Dog Days theme! Final Friday Book Sale – All items just 30 cents or $3 for a bag full!


Paper Circle:  Continuing: Homework  by watercolorist, Pam Callahan, new paintings inspired by things around home.  This “Homework” assignment includes the following:  level 3 snow emergency; bountiful spring flowers; Norris’ greenhouses in Racine; Lake Logan; and several still life paintings inspired by work with teacher Lisa Schorr at the Decorative Arts Center in Lancaster, Ohio.  The question is, “Will she receive a passing grade?”  On the Sidewalk:  Live Screen Printing Sale!


Nelsonville Emporium: is clearing shop – come find amazing deals on local artwork and more!!!


AND MORE!!  ~  Morristowne Photography ~ Nelsonville Flower Shop ~ The Mine ~ PDQ ~

~ Fullbrooks Café  ~ Around the Corner Studio ~  Attitudes ~



Food Carts, Art Vendors, Free Concert, Live Demonstrations!


Nelsonville Public Square