Studios of Cocoa Beach Art Co-op To Launch Art Walk Series Starting March 24
By Space Coast Daily // March 11, 2017
sponsored by the City of Cocoa Beach
ABOVE VIDEO: Minutemen’s transformation is exponentially building potential in Cocoa Beach for community: a walking, dining, creating, shopping, living community. Studios of Cocoa Beach, a non-profit art cooperative, has opened it’s doors to a grand welcome from the community with a space dedicated to art, creativity, learning, and buzz.
BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA BEACH, FLORIDA – The Cocoa Beach Main Street program is partnering with a local non- profit art co-op, Studios of Cocoa Beach Art, to launch an Art Walk Series. The events will run on a quarterly basis beginning on March 24.
Cocoa Beach Main Street is a not for profit organization promoting and retaining economic vitality while preserving the cultural identity of downtown Cocoa Beach.
The art walk event, which is sponsored by the City of Cocoa Beach, involves Cocoa Beach Main Street merchants, artist studios, galleries, restaurants and lounges with art prominently displayed.
Participants will begin their walk by picking up a map of participating locations at the Studios of Cocoa Beach and can visit each location at their leisure.
Heralded as an immediate Main Street success, the Studios of Cocoa Beach non-profit art co-op features more than 25 artists from around Brevard County offering art, exhibits and classes.
Tony Sasso, Executive Director of the Studios of Cocoa Beach feels Cocoa Beach is a burgeoning arts community.
“It’s a great opportunity for people to discover Cocoa Beach businesses in a different way. Art is great way to start a conversation,” said Sasso.
Beth Javens, Executive Director of Cocoa Beach Main Street agrees.
“The downtown merchants have been incredibly supportive of Main Street events,” said Javens.
“We look forward to opportunities to showcase our downtown art community and our new evolving streetscape. It gives residents and visitors a unique perspective on our local economy.”
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