Fun and Funky Art Found at Gulf Place

Posted by Beaches360 Administrator on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 1:40pm.

Gulf Place is an excellent area full of boutiques, restaurants, a coffee shop and more. The view from this building is amazing as it sits just across Highway 30A. This is also home of The Artists at Gulf Place, which is a collection of huts showcasing many different local artists. This funky outdoor spot is perfect for local folk art and provides a place to find many hand-crafted treasures. Whether you're looking to pick something up or just browse, this is a popular spot.

Considered a hidden gem of Highway 30A, the Artists at Gulf Place kiosks are full of fun. Discover all types of recycled art, tie dye art, resin sculptures, painted windows, outdoor furniture, watercolors, jewelry, photography, pottery, acrylics and so much more. Found in Santa Rosa Beach, this is a local hangout with plenty to offer.

Artists

With many different styles of art from local artists, there's something here for everybody. Artists in the huts include:

  • John Hallan
  • Wildeyes
  • Maxine Orange
  • Dwight Ward
  • Van~Ramey
  • Broad Strokes

These are known as some of the best artists locally and they provide all types of excellent pieces throughout the shops.  

Events

Along with the many shops and artists at Gulf Place, this is a popular spot for events in the area including:

Wine Walkabout - Third Thursday of Every Month

For $15, you can come out and enjoy the many merchants at Gulf Place and a variety of wines throughout the restaurants and shops. Live music, hors d-oeuvres and more will be on hand for this event.

Artist Bazaar

Starting in September, the Artist Bazaar will be held from 10:30am to 3pm every Saturday. This event will feature jewelry, life art, artisan food vendors, interactive art, crafts and many local artists.

Whether you come to Gulf Place for an event or just to enjoy the art and dining, you're sure to find something you love.

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