Local businesses and a couple of arts groups have teamed up with artists to provide display venues for the local arts. Download the Downtown Livermore Art Stroll map and explore. Participating businesses and organizations include:
Swirl on the Square: A hopping afternoon and night spot with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, where you are invited to enjoy not only the art but live music, and a fine glass of wine and tapas.
The Bankhead Theater: The jewel of the Livermore performing arts groups, the Bankhead Theater provides formal arts displays in its lobby and Founder's Room areas as well as a local visitors center displaying the work of local artists.
Bothwell Downtown Art Studios: A fun, eclectic mix of artists, the studios are periodically open to the public so artists with studio space can show off their work.
Sanctuary Ultra Lounge: Fun and popular, The Sanctuary Ultra Lounge offers not only allows you to take in local art in a relaxing atmosphere but offers al fresco dining, live music, comedy shows, karaoke and some of the best DJ’s the bay area has to offer.
Ryan's Automotive Service: With friendly service and owners who love the local arts, stop by and say 'hi' and just take in the view of the local art scene displayed in their lobby.
Panama Bay Coffee Company: A busy coffee house, with a kick-back attitude, where people linger over coffee and a newspaper or just sit and chat with friends. Come by or a snack and a beverage and see the art of both established and emerging artists.
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services: A strong supporter of not only the visual arts but of poetry as well, Cher Wollard has a wide variety of art from the local community displayed in her real estate office. You are welcome to stop by her office, whenever it is open, and view the art.
Espresso Rosetta: A newcomer to Livermore, this bright, friendly coffee house has been dedicated to showing the work of local artists since it first opened. Have a cup of coffee or tea and a snack from a local bakery and enjoy the art.
Livermore Art Association Gallery: The oldest, and at the moment, only art gallery in Livermore, the Livermore Art Association Gallery, known affectionately as the LAA Gallery, displays the work of artists from throughout the Tri-Valley and beyond.