Step into a world of creativity and inspiration with our upcoming events.


Art Night

Join Art Is Rad every week for our vibrant Art Night, where you don't need to be an artist to make Rad Art with us! Whether you're a seasoned artist or just starting out, Art Night is the perfect opportunity to explore new techniques, connect with fellow creatives, and let your imagination run wild. Click here to learn more and reserve your spot!

Tye Die Party!

Join Megan and Jeremiah from Art Is Rad at 515 Brewing Company for a tie dye party!

You will be able to purchase your 515 Brewing Company and Art is Rad Shirt to tie dye it into your own master piece!

Pre-order your shirt today! 


Art Shows

Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more details on these upcoming events. 

June 15th, 2024 - 2pm to 7pm: A Ruff Reboot - an art show at Paw's and Pints

Rebel Art Alliance is putting together a show! We will have artwork for sale here along with other artists and performers. Look for our live drawings as well!

July 6th, 2024 - 10am to 7pm: Art Mart DSM XL at Merle Hay Mall - RSVP on Facebook

Art Mart Des Moines is putting together a show! We will have artwork for sale here along with other artists. Look for our live drawings as well!


Previous Events:

May 4th, 2024 - 1pm to 5pm: Spring Soirée at the Gabriel House - RSVP on Facebook

Art show held at the Historic Rees Gabriel House.
Open and free to the public, all ages welcome, food and drinks are provided.
Live Music and Local Art all afternoon.

April 5th, 2024 - 6pm to 9pm: Gallery Night at 515 brewing Company - RSVP on Facebook

We are swapping out our art walls and starting a consistent rotation of local artists! Join us to welcome Jennifer Leatherby and Melanie Jacobs of Cat Loaf Studio to the walls of 515!
Music by Courtney Krause

Live art demos and hands on art projects with resident Art Night coordinators Megan and Jeremiah with Art is Rad!
April 27th, 2024 - 6pm to 9pm: CREATURE FEATURED: A Creature from the Black Lagoon Art Show - RSVP on Facebook
A one night only, group art exhibition celebrating the 70th Anniversary of Creature of the Black Lagoon!
Come see all the amazing creature creations!
The show takes place at The Fremont. This is a free, all ages event. Please note that it does take place in a bar, where bar things happen.
Hope to see you there!