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Gallery Night

Gallery Night Ithaca: A walkable, and now virtual, tour of art openings every first Friday of each month!

Our Next Gallery Night is Friday, August 7th.

August Window Displays & Virtual Exhibits

Friday, August 7th at 5:00pm

Gallery Night Ithaca is happening in many ways! In August, State of the Art Gallery and Sunny Days will be open for visitors, while other galleries will still have online-only exhibits.

Presented by Tompkins Trust Company and made possible in part with a grant from the Community Arts Partnership. In addition to the return of some galleries being open to the public, Gallery Night will include a series of virtual galleries and in online in 3-D to explore artwork,  a walkable tour of window displays or artwork in storefront windows along with online entertainment and education from artists around the community.

Gallery Night Entertainment & Talks:
6:00pm to 6:45pm – Handwork, Ithaca’s Artisan Cooperative Presents: Live stream Studio Tour and Demonstration by Colleen McCall  of Colleen McCall Ceramics
7:00pm – Come for a little walk with Sue Brightly to see some of her paintings in their natural environment.
Virtual Entertainment can be found on the Gallery Night Facebook Event page:
Gallery Night Virtual Exhibits:

Participants of Gallery Night Ithaca are teaming up with DIA and to create virtual gallery exhibits.

Gallery Night Window Displays:

Click on the Green Button to the right to download a walking map of art exhibits on display all month long in gallery front windows.

For your safety and the safety of others, please wear protective face masks while exploring the exhibits, provide plenty of social distancing among your group and be courteous of other individuals or families looking at the art.  

Presented By:

Made possible in part by:

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The Downtown Ithaca Alliance welcomes you to Gallery Night Ithaca presented by Tompkins Trust Company, a walkable tour of art openings and other special cultural events in and around downtown Ithaca, New York taking place from 5:00-8:00 PM on the first Friday of every month. With upwards of 20 venues to visit to explore each month, there is sure to be something that will catch your eye, whether you’re a seasoned collector or a first-time browser.

Interested in Participating?


Are you a venue, curator, or artist interested in participating in Gallery Night Ithaca? Contact us at

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This program is made possible in part with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Community Arts Partnership.


Directions & Parking

Attendees can park in the Green, Seneca, and Cayuga Street garages ($1/hr.) and walk to the Gallery Night locations. The garages are equipped with accessible parking and elevators. Street parking is also available and free in the evenings AFTER 6:00pm during the week.

For additional downtown parking information, click here.

Don’t want to drive? See TCAT bus routes and schedules here.