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Spring Art Crawl in Downtown Statesville to Showcase Over 60 Talented Artists

The 2024 Spring Art Crawl will take place Saturday, March 23 from 2:00 – 6:00 pm. The Art Crawl will showcase more than 60 artists in 50 different galleries, shops and businesses scattered throughout Downtown Statesville.

In an exciting departure from tradition, this year’s Spring Art Crawl is shifting its focus to embrace the world of crafty arts. This intentional pivot promises to offer an even more eclectic array of pieces, ensuring a diverse and delightful shopping experience for all attendees. As always, this free event is open to everyone, inviting you to explore downtown, engage with artists, and immerse yourself in various artistic styles and mediums.

To enhance your Art Crawl experience, a detailed program/map will be available at each location, guiding you to all the hotspots and listing the participating artists. Plus, we’ve got your transportation covered with a complimentary trolley, ensuring you can reach even the furthest corners of the action.

Beyond the creative excitement, Art Crawl serves a purpose – it’s a vibrant initiative to draw people into undiscovered businesses and encourage a return to the ones they already love in Downtown Statesville. So, join us in this enthusiastic celebration, find that special piece you adore, make it yours, and actively contribute to supporting our vibrant local artists!

Listen to local musicians as they join forces to be a dynamic part of Art Crawl. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere – featuring LIVE in the ‘Ville! Explore to discover the full lineup of live performances happening throughout Downtown Statesville during Art Crawl.

Savor the vibrant culinary scene of Downtown Statesville, where new restaurants, bars, and coffee shops await your exploration. Whether you’re craving a refreshing beverage or a delectable dinner, you’ll find a diverse array of options to tantalize your taste buds. As you embark on your culinary journey, don’t forget to immerse yourself in the lively ambiance of our newly established Social District. Enjoy the freedom to leisurely stroll the sidewalks with your favorite beverages from participating locations, all served in the proper containers. Find a full list of restaurants, bars, coffee shops and sweet treats at

We would like to acknowledge our Art Crawl sponsors. Nicolas Gilliam with Cordian Wealth – Ameriprise Financial is our Supporting Sponsor. You can stop by Wine Maestro and meet Nicolas and thank him for his years of unwavering support for this event and see his amazing work. We also want to thank Jenkins Cleaners and Merrill Lynch for their support of this event. Parking during the Art Crawl is available on street and in any of the 9 public lots throughout the business district. For more information, contact Downtown Statesville at 704-878-3436 or

About Downtown Statesville Development Corporation (DSDC): Downtown Statesville Development Corporation is a 501©3 nonprofit organization charged with administering the Main Street program for Statesville and whose mission is to provide leadership dedicated to the historic preservation and enhancement of Downtown Statesville and promote downtown as the primary center for economic growth opportunities, social experiences, and cultural arts in Statesville. The Downtown Statesville Historic District is home to amazing restaurants, delicious coffee and sweet shops, a brewery, over 45 specialty shops to include modern boutiques and outdoor sporting goods destinations, unique gift shops where you can find something for everyone AND an escape room! Visit for details.