Explore the Beacon Arts District With an Insider

Beacon

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The Deal

  • $25 for one admission to a walking tour of the Beacon arts district with Larry Guzman
  • Upon purchase, you may schedule for one of the available dates
  • You must reserve your date here in advance of the event

Tours start at the Beacon Metro North station.

Wear comfortable shoes, and bring an umbrella and raincoat if rain is in the forecast.

Each event is capped at 20 participants; each event requires a minimum of 10 participants in order to take place.


What You'll Do

Art speaks for itself, but hearing about it from an expert doesn't hurt. Photographer and writer Larry Guzman offers an insider's view of the vibrant Beacon arts district with an afternoon walking tour. Along the way, you'll stop at galleries to view the latest exhibits from local artists.

  • The Secrets of Dia:Beacon
    Take a one-hour guided tour of the celebrated gallery, which occupies a former Nabisco box printing factory.

  • Interactive Artists' Talks
    Exhibiting artists offer insight on their work at four galleries.

  • Glass-Blowing Demonstration
    Watch the artists of Hudson Beach Glass at work.


Your Host

Larry Guzman Larry Guzman
Hudson Valley Photographer and Writer

Larry Guzman is a familiar figure in the Beacon art scene. Not only is he a photographer himself, but he also helps organize the district's annual Windows on Main Street event, and serves as an artist member of the Beacon Arts Community Association. But his biggest contribution to the area might be his enthusiasm: Guzman routinely participates in gallery walks, and has cultivated friendships with artists, gallery owners, and fellow art-lovers over the years.


In a Nutshell

Photographer and writer Larry Guzman leads a walking tour that includes artist talks and a glass-blowing demonstration

The Fine Print

Expires Oct 11th, 2014. This deal is for the purchase of a ticket. Reservations required prior to attending event. Refundable only on day of purchase. Min. of 10 participants or experience subject to cancellation. Dates subject to capacity and cancellation. No value after experience date & time have passed. Must be 18 or older. Gratuity included. Bring comfortable walking shoes and an umbrella/raincoat if there's a forecast of rain. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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All Locations

  • Beacon (67.7 miles)

    1 Ferry Plaza and Beekman Street

    Beacon, New York 12508

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