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Creek Show 2017 Open Nov. 10-18!

Celebrate the fourth year of Creek Show, open Nov. 10-18! It’s back for nine nights of free light-based, site-specific installations along Waller Creek, between 5th and 8th Streets. Featuring a series of special events between Nov. 10 and Nov. 18, there will be something for everyone to enjoy!

This year, enjoy a one-of-a-kind Waller Creek experience at the Creek Show Lounge, located at 700 E 6th St. Open nightly from 6pm to 10pm, the lounge will feature a large-scale model of Waterloo Park, a virtual reality experience powered by Samsung, interactive Waller Creek activities and information, Creek Show merchandise, a look back at Creek Show 2016, and photobooth. Also, catch hands-on children’s activities nightly at the Sabine Family Tree from 6-8p.

Make the most of your Creek Show experience and stay in the district all evening, using your FREE Creek Show wristband! Get exclusive discounts at participating area businesses throughout the event. Wristbands will be available for pick-up in the Creek Show Lounge at 700 E 6th St.

Invite your friends and RSVP today!


First Light: Private Preview Party

Thursday, Nov. 9, 6-10p

This ticketed event benefits WCC and helps keep Creek Show programming free. Experience private advanced access to Creek Show, all while enjoying fantastic food by Uchi, Easy Tiger, and more. Purchase tickets here.

Opening Night

Friday, Nov. 10, 6-10p

Celebrate Creek Show 2017 on opening night, featuring a DJ Sharkweek set on Waller Creek!

Artist Talk
Tuesday, Nov. 14, 6:30-8:30p, Palm Door on Sabine

Learn about the inspirations and processes behind the all-new set of 2017 Creek Show installations during this panel discussion with all six design teams, moderated by Jeanne Claire van Ryzin, local writer and arts critic. The event is free but RSVP is required.

Monster Bash

Thursday, Nov. 16, 6-9p, The Gatsby

Join Generation Waller in celebrating Creek Show at the Monster Bash Annual Party for Waller Creek – featuring a set by DJ Flying Turns, raffle prizes and drink specials.

Art Ride Creekside

Saturday, Nov. 18, 2:45-5:30p, meet at Laguna Gloria

Art themed bike ride with stops at Laguna Gloria, Shoal Creek, Ai Weiwei’s Forever Bicycles, with a final stop at Creek Show!

Closing Party

Saturday, Nov. 18, 6-9p, Cheer Up Charlies

Close out another fantastic year of Creek Show at Cheer Up Charlies with performances by Rattletree and more.