What do you get when you combine art, community and adventure? ROVE the free self guided art walk in Mount Pleasant! THRIVE is one of the sponsors of ROVE and also one of the stops on the tour.
Started by the founder of THRIVE Jamie Smith in 2013 these free art walks have been happening over one night twice a year in the Mount Pleasant neighbourhood of Vancouver. ROVE features a hand picked selection of galleries, artist studios and curated spaces for participants to explore. You can cover the whole route in one night and stop for drinks and food along the way!
It's the perfect way for artists and lovers of art to engage with and support the vibrant Mount Pleasant art scene. Around 300+ enthusiastic rovers participate in this unique event and it’s a great opportunity for artists and galleries to build relationships with people who care about art!
All you need to do to ROVE is….
STEP 1: Come to Mount Pleasant on Friday, September 30th from 6pm to 10pm.
STEP 2: Get your map.
STEP 3: Follow the route to check out galleries, studios and creative spaces.
STEP 4: Enjoy the incredible artwork and people that the Vancouver art scene has to share.
STEP 5: Party! Head to the Projection Room above the Fox Cabaret at 2321 Main St at 10pm for the official ROVE After Party!