Join the free monthly arts extravaganza- in Lawrence, Kansas on Friday, August 25, 2023

Lawrence, KS, August 22, 2023 – August Final Fridays in Lawrence, Kansas, is Friday, August 25. Final Fridays is a free monthly arts festival where Lawrence artists, galleries, and local businesses present arts and culture events. The collection of events takes place on the last Friday of every month, all year long, between 5:00 PM and 9:00 PM.

Final Fridays events this month include:

  • Self Expression at Art Love Collective
  • Art in the Park preview at Cider Gallery
  • Black Business Market featuring Black artists at The Lied Center of Kansas
  • Marvin Hunt at Crescent Moon Tasting Room
  • Olive Harrington and Luke Havener at Edward Jones
  • Art by Gil Ortiz at Lawrence Visitors Center
  • Irene Tsuseta at Be Moved Studios
  • Typography: Works by Mona Cliff, Zandra Sneed-Dawkins, and Dillen Peace at Cider Gallery
  • Local artists at Prairie Hills Gallery
  • Maria Martin and Liza MacKinnon at Theatre Lawrence
  • Osbaldo Gonalez-Reyes: Ma an Tsabal-Desde le Tierra – From the Earth, Harold Smith: Let me tell you, Hollie Rice: Holliewood, Richard Chung: Present Moments at Lawrence Arts Center

For the most up-to-date list of Final Fridays events, visit

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About Final Fridays

Final Fridays began in August of 2010 when The Lawrence Arts Center, Downtown Lawrence Inc., The Lawrence Cultural Arts Commission, and a wealth of artists, gallerists, art collectives, and local businesses came together to bring the arts to a broader public.