August ArtWalk:

Honk for Heroes!

August 13, 2020; 5:30-8 PM

Presented by The Center for Contemporary Arts.    

The Center for Contemporary Arts invites the community to participate in ArtWalk: Honk for Heroes!
This unique ArtWalk event is sponsored by Taylor Telecom.
This horn-honking parade will honor workers who've been on the front lines during the pandemic, and we want everyone in Abilene to feel free to join in. Decorate your vehicles, signs, and come up with any other way to show your support for these workers. Plus, we'll have some prizes for best-decorated vehicles and signs!

WHEN: August 13; Meet at 5:30 p.m. Parade starts at 5:45.
WHERE: Meet at the far east side of the Westgate Town Center parking lot (4365 S. 1st)
ROUTE: We'll drive by the following locations where workers will be outside to hear our horns honking:


Abilene-Taylor County Law Enforcement Center on S. 1st St.
Fire Station 1 on Grape St.
Hendrick Medical Center on Pine St.
Up Cypress Street where all other front-line workers (grocery store employees, utility workers, etc.) are invited to space out 6 feet apart with masks along the sidewalk.


ABOUT ARTWALK: ArtWalk is a monthly mini arts festival in downtown Abilene, presented by the Center for Contemporary Arts. It's on the second Thursday of each month, from 5-8 p.m.
The Center for Contemporary Arts will be open until 8 p.m. after the parade for anyone who wants to see the latest exhibits. Visitors are asked to wear masks and space 6 feet apart.
CONTACT: Manny De Los Santos,, 325-677-8389

For more information, call The Center at 325.677.8389




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The Center for Contemporary Arts

220 Cypress Street

Abilene, Texas 79601


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Supported in part by:

Abilene Cultural Affairs Council

Dian Graves Owen Foundation

Dodge Jones Foundation

Robison Excelsior Foundation

Greathouse Foundation

Texas Commission on the Arts

Community Foundation of Abilene

United Way of Abilene

Gallery Hours

Tuesday through Saturday

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Closed Sunday and Monday

Open 5 - 8 p.m. every second Thursday for ArtWalk