Art Loop - June 20, 2019

Art of Sport

June 20, 2019

The Art Loop in partnership with the Toledo Mud Hens celebrates the unique relationship between art, sports, and culture to present a vibrant evening of local sports history, special exhibitions, interactive art, and athletic competitions.

MAIN HUB: Imagination Station

1 Discovery Way | $5 After 5pm

The Main Library will be closing for the remainder of the 2018 Art Loop season as they embark on exciting new renovations. The Main Hub will now be located at the Imagination Station. ADMISSION IS $5 AFTER 5PM ON ART LOOP NIGHTS!

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Getting Started

Where to Start

Start at any of our 3 Information Stations at Handmade Toledo (1111 Adams), Imagination Station (1 Discovery Way), or Hensville (N St Clair St). There you'll find volunteers who can answer questions and help you select a route for the night based on your interests. You can take advantage of any available street parking or nearby parking garages. For Imagination Station we suggest the Promedica Depo Parking Garage (corner of Summit & Jefferson - $5 fee).


You can ride, walk, bike or drive your way downtown during the Art Loop. Our bus service, provided by TARTA is 100% wheelchair accessible, with lifts or ramps. Check out the bus schedule below to best plan your Art Loop travels. Bus schedules can also be found at our Information Stations. For cyclists bikes ride free on a special front mount. You can identify all accessible venues by selecting the ADA Accessible filter on our online map. As our city works to improve infrastructure, construction may cause some delays. Our partners at TARTA are committed to providing quality service. Thank you for your support and patience! For questions regarding any accommodation needs please contact us at 419-254-2787.

Bus Schedule
Complimentary Rides

All children 12 and under, senior citizens, and students with an ID will receive complimentary wristbands to ride the Art Loop bus free of charge. Pick up your wristbands at one of our Information Stations: Handmade Toledo, Imagination Station, Main Library (starting in Oct), and Hensville.

Toledo Museum of Art

Stop by the TMA and check out exhibitions like "Expanded Views: Native American Art in Focus" and "Different Trains" as well as the "Everything in Rhythm" installation featuring a multisensory display, exploring the relationship between art and music. Stop by the Glass Pavilion Hot Shop to try your hand at glass blowing by participating in the Pick Your Project Program (6:30pm, $30 members/$40 non-members) or enjoy public demonstrations (free at 8pm). View Katherine Gray's immersive installation "(Being) in a Hotshop" as she engages viewers with the sights, sounds, and smells of the glassmaking studio.

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Trivia Night

Black Cloister Brewing Company | 7:30-8:30pm

Bend your brain during trivia night at Black Cloister, a local brewing company creating craft beers in a classic Victorian building, built in 1874 in Toledo's Downtown Warehouse District. Free to play with prizes to win!

Loop Nights at Gathered

Gathered Glassblowing Studio | 23 N Huron

Gathered Glassblowing Studio will have hot glass sculpting demonstrations , live music, and new works by a featured artist. Be sure to venture to the second floor studios, with public demonstrations by resident letterpress studio, Black Iron Press (5:30-9pm).

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Hot Rods, Live Music, Local Art

Bronze Boar | 5:30-9pm

Drop by the Bronze Boar, one of the newest venues to join the Art Loop. Featuring a night of revving engines from local hot rod club, The Piston Jammers, live music by Jeffrey Oliver, Red Eye Pie food truck, a great drink selection, and local artist, Chris Rodriguez.

Community Yoga

6:30pm | $5

Join the Toledo Asana Room for a community yoga class during the Art Loop at 6:30pm. Learn more about Ashtanga Yoga, a dynamic, flowing style that connects the movement of the body with the breath. The method stresses the importance of daily practice of a set series of movements. Featuring local Boochy Mama Kombucha for just $5 a bottle. Space is limited to 25. Registration is necessary. Don’t forget, if the weather is nice, we’ll be practicing on our rooftop deck!

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Art Loop After Dark!

The Heights | 9-11pm

At The Heights in the Renaissance Downtown Hotel, enjoy, drink specials, live music, creative experiences, networking opportunities, and an amazing view of the city!

The Attic on Adams | 9pm

Join us at The Attic on Adams, Uptown's neighborhood bar serving up happy hour specials and features 7 days a week, including one of Toledo's finest selection of craft beers from around the country.

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