DADA First Friday Gallery Hop
December 3, 2021 7-10 PM
500 & 600 blocks of Trade & Sixth Streets will be Blocked
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The Downtown Arts District Association (DADA) invites you to literally “Look Forward, Travel Back” from the DADA 1st Friday Gallery Hop in Winston-Salem’s Downtown Arts District to Historic Bethabara on Friday, December 3.
Triad Trollies will pick up ARTS and HISTORY lovers at our “Travel Back Trolly Stop” on Trade Street. The Trolly, complete with a costumed interpreter and Moravian music, will run the route to Historic Bethabara Park where the 1788 Gemeinhaus will be open for a tour featuring traditional Moravian holiday decorations.
Round trip Trolly Tickets are $5 per person and include entry to the Gemeinhaus and visitor center.
ADDITIONAL HOP FEATURES: The 600 block of Trade will host a performance from the Bethabara Moravian Band
The DADA Members Gallery at North Trade Street Arts at 604-A N Trade Street and the Visitor Center at Historic Bethabara will each present an exhibition of watercolors by DADA Member Rick Jones. “Bethabara: A Historical Reflection” will be at Hustoric Bethabara Visitor Center and “Salem Sisters” a tribute to the 250th anniversary of Salem College and Academy will be at North Trade Street Arts. #Salem250
The Bethabara potter will demonstrate wheel thrown pottery inside the gallery which will also be decorated for the holidays in traditional Moravian style.
NTSA will have Moravian ginger cookies, Moravian coffee and wheel thrown Moravian styled mugs by New Salem Pottery available for sale.
DADA GALLERY HOP DECEMBER Features:
DADA MEMBERS ANNUAL Holiday Decorations, luminaries and Hop and Shop holiday sales.
New Gallery Exhibition Openings, Open Studios, Shop Collection Openings and DADA business location participation throughout the Arts District.
The 21st edition of the "DADA 1st Friday Gallery Hop" is sponsored in part by: The Arts Council of W-S/FC, The City of Winston-Salem, Downtown W-S Partnership, Parsec Financial Wealth Management, ARTC Theatre and Mast General Store,
Parking is available at the 6th and Cherry St. Deck for $2!
DADAGALLERYHOP.com for maps, parking info, Hotel Packages, and more!
Visit our mini “Arts District Visitors Area” at North Trade Street Arts - 604-A N Trade Street, W-S, NC 27101
Want to support DADA and the DADA 1st Friday Gallery Hop? Join us or become a corporate sponsor! Visit dadaws.net and look under the About Us tab.
The street blocked area includes: 500 and 600 blocks of Trade and Sixth Street from Cherry to Liberty. Also included in the unblocked areas of the Hop are DADA Member locations on Liberty Street, Seventh Street, the 700 block of Trade and more.
December 3, 2022 Hop Schedule
6 PM - 500/600 block of N. Trade and Sixth Street from Cherry to Liberty closes for Hop. Other areas in Arts District are not blocked.
6:30 PM - Triad Trollies begin route between The DADA Gallery Hop and Historic Bethabara. Trolleys at 6:30, 7:15 and 8:00 pm.
Trolley Tix available in advance from North Trade Street Art and online at
https://paypal.me/DADAWS?locale.x=en_US. Remaining tix available night of event, first come, first served.
7-10 PM - Hop Begins in the W-S Downtown Arts District
7 -10 PM - Bethabara potter guest appearance and exhibition at North Trade Street Arts
7:30 - Bethabara Moravian Band Concert on Trade Street
9:15 - Last trolley return to Trade Street
10:00 PM - Hop conclude
10:30 - streets reopen
The Gallery Hop Extensions will be in full swing..DADA Members in the 500, 600 and 700 block of Trade,
Sixth Street, and the Gallery Hop extensions centered around Wise Man Brewing, Bookmarks and the Liberty Street Hop area will also be participating. Look for the DADA Members logo displayed and support our DADA Members!
It's the December installment of the DADA 1st Friday Gallery Hop and you're invited!
Parking is available at the 6th and Cherry St. Deck for only $2.00. Free parking is also available along Liberty Street on a first come, first served basis. The W-S Downtown Arts District is waiting for you!
Please observe the updated Mask requirements that went info effect for the City of Winston-Salem on August 20,2021.
BE WHERE ART LIVES!
The 2021 DADA First Friday Gallery Hop is sponsored in part by
The City of Winston Salem, The Arts Council of W-S/FC, Parsec Financial Wealth Management,
Mast General Store and the ARTC Theatre
Advertising sponsors, Yes! Weekly and WTOB