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Lots going on in North Topeka and NOTO Arts District during holidays

The North Topeka area has a lot going on this time of year! Of course, NOTO Arts District has been a hub of activity for a while now, Holiday shopping and activities in NOTO are unlike any other part of the city!

But there are also many other events going on north of the river:

A Decade of Art: November 7, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. At NOTO Arts Center, 935 N. Kansas. This special exhibit welcomes back NOTO’s finest artists. This exhibit will showcase artwork from those who have shown in NOTO over the past 10 years. Art will be auctioned off via silent auction through November with NOTO receiving 50% of sales.

Influences on NOTO: A Historical Review of North Topeka. Visit the exhibit of historic North Topeka dating back to the 1880’s. November 7, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, NOTO Arts Center, 935 N. Kansas

NOTO Arts Center is now open Thursday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It also stays open late on 1st & 3rd Fridays. Check with them for info on other events and classes, such as cookie decorating class!

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First Friday Art Walk & Market: Topeka Arts District has become an attraction to Art Lovers and History Buffs alike with beautiful scenes of art and history. The restaurants, locally owned shops, art galleries antiques and studios have become a favorite art walk destination.

Art Walk Hours are 10 am to 9 pm. Visit the NOTO Arts Center to pick up a map of participating businesses and view the newest exhibit at the Morris Gallery.

Entertainment can also be found on First Fridays, at various venues during the artwalk up and down N. Kansas Avenue, as well as streetside vendors.

You can also visit 3rd Friday’s NOTO Night Out! Many Merchants are also open longer hours on Second Saturdays.

–Lee Hartman | Metro Voice

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