Grand Haven Artwalk Cancels 2020 Event

The Grand Haven ArtWalk Committee, along with the Grand Haven Main Street Board of Directors, have
regretfully decided to cancel this year’s annual ArtWalk. After much discussion and consideration, a
conflagration of circumstances, including the COVID-19 global pandemic, necessitated such cancellation.
The event was scheduled to run from September 22 through October 4 throughout the Grand Haven
Main Street district.

“We are greatly disappointed that the 11th ArtWalk has to be canceled. But with so much unknown about
the virus we feel it is our responsibly to keep the integrity of the event in tact and to move cautiously for
the next several months.” Said Vicki Ellis, Chair of the GHMS promotions committee. “We recognize that
this event is one that our artist community looks forward to, and we hope to continue the tradition in

Grand Haven ArtWalk is an annual celebration of artists, local businesses and members of the lakeshore
community in a collective celebration of art. Artists from the local area and beyond participate in an art
competition in the following categories: drawing, painting, photography, sculpture (3D), mixes media and
recycled art.

For more information, visit or contact Grand Haven Main Street at 616-844-1188 or