Soul Searching Events

SOUL SEARCHING EVENTS

 

Art & Soul of the Magic Valley’s
2020 Soul Searching Events


Take time to enjoy all the aspects of Art & Soul of the Magic Valley! 

Please check our website as new evens are added daily
www.MagicValleyArtsCouncil.info

The events below are happening each day of Art & Soul, visit multiple times and enjoy these specials:

Visit the Full Moon Gallery, located on the second floor of the Twin Falls Center for the Arts where the exhibit “Magic in the Magic Valley” runs through August 8th. The co-op gallery is home to 19 local artists whose works include ceramics, encaustic, engraved gourds, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography and woodwork. Many of the art pieces showcase the Magic Valley. This is an ideal place to find a unique gift! Open Tuesdays through Fridays 10am – 5pm, 195 River Vista Place, (208) 734-ARTS (2787), MagicValleyArtsCouncil.info

The Magic Valley Arts Council has partnered with Hilton Garden Inn Twin Falls to provide discounted rooms for visitors to Twin Falls through the end of December 2020. Hilton Garden Inn has recently completed a major renovation. Reservations can be made by calling (208) 733-8500 or by going online HiltonGardenInnTwinFalls.com. Be sure to give the corporate account name (Magic Valley Arts Council) for the 15% discount off a standard king or standard queen room.

Visit LaNeige Bridal and Tuxedo at their new location 1520 Fillmore St. anytime during July for their Grand Reopening Sale, 20% off marked prices on all dresses, excludes tuxedo and suit rentals. (208) 734-4055, LaNeigeBridal.com

Stop by Anytime Fitness during the contest and take a #MirrorSelfie with their Art & Soul mirror and post it to join others in the community! Tag #MirrorSelfie, #AnytimeFitnessTFID #GymSelfie

Thursday, June 25th

All are invited to the official Kick-Off Celebration for the 10th Annual Art & Soul of the Magic Valley from 1 – 6 pm at the Twin Falls Center for the Arts, home of the Magic Valley Arts Council. Drop in, say hello, and be among the first to register to vote and purchase your limited edition souvenir program! 195 River Vista Place. For more information contact the Arts Council at (208) 734-ARTS (2787). MagicValleyArtsCouncil.info

Friday, June 26th

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Saturday, June 27th

We’re celebrating the youth artists all day today at the Magic Valley MallPioneer Federal Credit Union has sponsored all the youth entries this year and they will all be displayed at the Magic Valley Mall. All youth artists are encouraged to bring their families & friends to show off their talents! 1485 Pole Line Rd. E.  The Magic Valley Mall is open from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm so plan on browsing at your favorite shops. MagicValleyMall.com. For more information call the Magic Valley Arts Council at 734-ARTS(2787).

Join the Art & Soul throng as we gather in Downtown Twin Falls for the annual “Art & Soul Stroll.”  Wander among the many shops, restaurants, showrooms, lobbies and studios as we appreciate art and satisfy our many appetites.  Many of the venues will be having Art & Soul specials, open houses, and meet-and-greet artist receptions during the event. Check with the venues for details on times of special activities that they may have planned.  As always, businesses displaying art will be identified by the yellow Art & Soul flag.  Pick up a copy of the Limited Edition Souvenir Program to see all the downtown venues participating in Art & Soul this year.

Known Art & Soul Stroll events in Downtown Twin Falls include: 

Fox Floral and The Cookie Basket present Robert Moore doing a live painting demo from 10am-noon then Jerry Dodds discussing the finer points of his outdoor photography from 1-3pm. Complementary milk & cookies during the event! 106 Main Ave. N., (208) 733-2674.

Stop by St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store from 10am – 2pm and appreciate their art, enjoy a snack, and enter to win a $25 gift certificate. The store uses the proceeds from the sale of donated items, including furniture, appliances, décor, clothing, etc., to help those in need. Although it is a faith-based organization, the store helps people no matter what their beliefs. 244 Main Ave. S., (208) 734-9143, facebook.com/szotpat

Come be inspired at Chrissy’s Crafting Cottage while you meet her many wonderful artists. Open today from 10am – 6pm, they’re brightening up the world one customer at a time with arts, crafts, and friendly faces. Find your happy place today! 120 Ramage St., (208) 421-6366, ChrissysCraftingCottage.com

Good Heart Candle Co. is proud to feature their artist today along with their irresistible products. They hand pour premium coconut-soy blended wax to produce quality candles with the longest burning highly fragrant scents on the market. Their scents are unique, housewarming and unlike any others. Stop by from 11am – 5pm today only for a 20% discount on all candles and wax melts and sign up for a chance to win a giveaway basket! 117 Gooding St. W., (208) 539-6282, GoodHeartCandles.com

Rock Creek Celebration Center will be giving guided tours of their new space all day while they host an artist introduction at noon. Get to know this multipurpose event venue for all of life’s celebrations! 320 Main Ave. N., (208) 595-2628. RockCreekCC.club

Jensen Ringmakers and Gallery will be hosting an event for their artists from noon-5pm.  Join the downtown crowd for appetizers & wine in a sparkling atmosphere.  109 Main Ave. E., (208) 734-7020, Jensen-Jewelers.com

SavMor Drug will host a party for their three artists from 2-4 pm. Stroll by for an artist demonstration by Tami Aufderheide, live music by the ACT IV Saxophone Quartet, and refreshments. 139 Main Ave. W., (208) 733-8323, www.mygnp.com

Plant Therapy will be celebrating their artists at a meet-and-greet event from 2-4 pm. Come discover new art while learning about the highest quality natural products available on the market today! A 10% discount will be available on all products during the event. Tiffany Rivera from Forever Chic Jewelry will be at the shop from 10am-4pm doing a pop-up show with 10% her collections all day as well. 510 2nd Ave. S., (208) 943-3233, PlantTherapy.com

Gather with Art & Bonnie Hoag & friends from 2-6 pm to celebrate the many talented Art & Soul artists who have their work showcased at Wabi Sabi.  Come kick back and relax in this lovely gallery and workshop space!  632 Main Ave. N., (208) 421-1311, facebook.com/wabisabitwinfslls/

Hands On will be hosting an artist open house starting at 4pm. Refreshments will be served.  Come make memories and let your inner artist out! 147 Shoshone St. N., (208) 736-4475, HandsOnStudio.com.

The Brass Monkey will host an artist reception from 5-8 pm. Enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres while meeting & greeting the artists. Find the best clothing, shoes, accessories and gifts for all the ladies and dudes in your life. 124 Main Ave. N., (208) 944-9452.  BrassMonkeyClothing.com.

Monday, June 29th

Whiskey Bent Trading Co. will be celebrating their artist from 5 – 7 pm with a beer/wine meet-and-greet event. Operated by a dynamic mother daughter duo at 236 Main Ave. N., (208) 613-7773, WhiskeyBentTradingCo.com.

The Duran Group – Powered by Epic Realty presents a meet-and-greet for their artist from 5-7 pm. Get to know their artist and find out how they empower home buyers and sellers with 3D and VR technology. 1667 Locust St. N., (208) 960-6350, micasaidaho.com

Tuesday, June 30th

What’s better than a crew of fun-loving bakers in a newly redesigned space? Well, nothing, but art comes in a close second! Great Harvest Bread will feature their artist today from 1-3 pm. Stop by for the best breads and sweets or even a delicious meal. 727 Blue Lakes Blvd. N., (208) 329-6253, twinfallsid.greatharvestbread.com/our-bakery

Come visit Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore for an artist reception. Refreshments will be served from 5-7 pm. Learn more about their vision of creating a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Home is the place our stories start. 639 Eastland South, (208) 735-1233, HabitatMagicValley.org/restore/

Middlekauff Honda will present a wine & cheese tasting event from 5-7 pm to honor their twelve distinguished artists.  Visit with your friends, enjoy the art, and check out Middlekauff’s extensive selection of available vehicles.  Wine provided by Buhl’s Holesinsky Winery and cheese generously donated by Ballard Family Dairy & Cheese. 1237 Blue Lakes Blvd. N., (208) 736-2480, BigMDirect.com

Wednesday, July 1st

TitleFact will be hosting a reception in honor of their artist from 5-7 pm. Titlefact has developed a reputation where seasoned professionals provide timely, quality products to protect a buyer’s and lender’s rights in a real estate transaction. In addition to a strong team of title professionals, we have the flexibility to get the best prices and policies to benefit buyers, sellers and borrowers. We also do the work locally and provide regional knowledge and service without passing additional costs on to the consumer. 163 4th Ave. N., (208) 733-3821, TitleFact.com

Thursday, July 2nd

Our very own Twin Falls Visitor Center, part of the Twin Falls Area Chamber of Commerce, is proud to present their artist today from 2-5 pm. Plug in your car then come inside to see the exhibits and interpretive center while browsing in the shop for locally-sourced products. 2015 Nielsen Point Place, (208) 733-3974, visitsouthidaho.com/adventure/twin-falls-visitor-center/

Shopping at Saks, why yes! Join your friends at Saks Thrift Avenue from 5-7 pm to cheer their new Art & Soul Artist as you shop for treasures and enjoy live music by award winning vocalist, songwriter, producer, and recording artist Jon Gibson. 1300 Kimberly Rd #11, (714) 600-6793, facebook.com/saksthriftave/

Friday, July 3rd

The Hilton Garden Inn Twin Falls will be hosting an artist extravaganza from 4-6 pm.  Their 10 artists will be giving an “Art Tour” through their newly renovated lobby and meeting spaces. Refreshments will be served. 1741 Harrison St N, (208) 733-8500. HiltonGardenInn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/idaho/hilton-garden-inn-twin-falls-TWFTFGI/index.html

Saturday, July 4th

Happy Independence Day! Enjoy the nearly 300 pieces of art all over Twin Falls. Many of our venues will be open today normal business hours.

At Premier AutoGroup we’re on a mission to put the fun back into buying a car and treat our customers with the respect they deserve. We’re here for you. We believe in you. We want to help you own the car of your dreams! We believe that if you treat people courteously and truly help them they’ll become your customers for life. That’s what we’re promising. We’re not in business to sell cars to make a quick buck. We’re in business to find great people who will buy cars from us for life.
We want to build a relationship with you — a relationship that adds value to your life — one built on trust and mutual respect — a relationship that will give you a dealership you feel comfortable doing business with for life. (208) 732-1655, 636 Pole Line Rd., NoPressureNoHype.com

Monday, July 6th

Party Center will be hosting festivities from 4-7 pm, starting at their store 231 Eastland Dr. then moving to their Event Center next door. Come meet their artist and discuss your next gathering with their expert staff. Party planning concept to clean-up! (208) 733-9337, PartyCenterRentals.com

Tuesday, July 7th

D. L. Evans Bank is the largest community bank headquartered in Idaho. Starting in 1904, we have now grown to thirty-four branches. While times have changed, the bank has never lost sight of the founder’s vision, “That banking is really just about one thing: helping people.” Meaningful, long-term relationships are the strength of a family-owned community bank. By banking with us, you work with an experienced team of bankers that are focused on your success! Come see us for all of your personal and business banking needs.  Art & Soul entries are located at each of our three Twin Falls locations.

Wednesday, July 8th

Center for Physical Rebabilitation – CPR, your physical therapy experts, are pleased to announce their artist meet-and-greet from 5:30 – 7 pm. Stop by and visit with their three artists and discover more about their Medically Oriented Gym and all their trainers and therapists have to offer. (208) 734-5313, 754 North College Rd, #D (in the Renaissance complex), cprtherapy.org

Thursday, July 9th

Idaho Joes is pleased to host an open house event for Leon Smith & Jan Mittleider from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.  Join your friends for some great conversation and Idaho Joes legendary down home fare.  598 Blue Lakes Blvd N., (208) 734-9403, IdahoJoes.com

Meet at Bull Moose Bicycles at 6pm for a bike tour of the downtown neighborhood venues hosted by Art Hoag. Grab your gear and prepare to visit many of the 77 entries in the area. 160 Main Ave. W., (208) 944-0182, bull-moose-bicycles.business.site/

Here at Everton Mattress & Furniture Gallery we are firm believers that the customers come first! We take pride in ensuring that you have the best experience possible, especially with our storied service of the Magic Valley going on 95 years of serving you! Come visit us at Everton Mattress, and experience our beautiful showroom, furnished with Mattress Sets, Bedroom Furniture, Living Room, and Dining Room sets! The Everton Factory currently ships Idaho produced product to Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Wyoming, Montana, Utah and the entire state of Idaho. Since 2014 the company has heavily reinvested in adding new equipment to improve the quality, fit and finish and the overall improvements to its products. We are proud of our reputation and our commitment to the community. We promote and support “Buy Idaho” as well as the Optimist Club, Boys and Girls Club, and various other causes.

Friday, July 10th

What is the key the longevity of Wills Toyota? Doing business the right way! The Wills way! The #1 priorities are fairness and honesty, making sure you enjoy your buying experience, taking care of you after the sale with their award winning service department, and supporting and giving back to the community. When you can come to Wills Toyota, you can have your Toyota wishes granted. And let’s face it: you deserve nothing less. Located at 318 Shoshone St W in Twin Falls, Idaho, we know our job isn’t finished until you’re completely satisfied. (208) 733-2891, WillsToyota.com

Saturday, July 11th

Voting closes today – Register to vote for your 16 favorite artists, your favorite venue, and/or up to 12 favorite youth contestants.  Art & Soul voting headquarters is located inside the Twin Falls Center for the Arts, 195 River Vista Place.  Cast your votes at the Voting Headquarters until 6:00 pm or from any computer with your password.  Passwords are obtained by registering at the Twin Falls Center for the Arts.  Online voting officially closes at midnight Saturday, July 11th, 2020.

Friday July 24th

You won’t want to miss the Art & Soul Awards Ceremony at the Twin Falls City Park at 7 pm, 400 Shoshone St. E. The contest winners will be announced for the general competition, the professionally judged competition, the youth categories, and the People’s Choice Venue award. 
The Art & Soul Awards Ceremony will be a part of the 61st Annual Art in the Park event sponsored by the Magic Valley Arts Council. This is a whole weekend of fun and entertainment! Food Truck Fest runs from 11am – 7pm with local food vendors competing for various titles. The Art in the Park Wine Down Welcome Reception is from 5-7 pm with a wine and beer garden, live music, great food, artist demonstrations and other activities. The evening then culminates in the Art & Soul Award Ceremony at 7pm. For more information call the Magic Valley Arts Council at 734-ARTS(2787).      

Saturday July 25th

The 61st Annual Art in the Park event continues from 9am – 4pm with various activities and artists offering their original, handmade artwork.


The 29th Annual Kids Art in the Park event today from 9 – 11:45. More than 300 kids will participate in this half-day of fine arts workshops for children ages 3-14 years old. Pre-registration is requested. For more info call (208) 734-ARTS (2787). MagicValleyArtsCouncil.info    

Keeping the good times rollin’, the Twin Falls Rotary Club’s 8th annual Ice Cream Funday is in Twin Falls City Park from 11:30 am – 3 pm. Over 1,800 people come to sample all the creative ice cream flavors created by businesses and service organizations.