Fresno Weekend Events: April 17-19, 2015

  Free, family-friendly, and promotes creativity? Now, that’s the kind of event I am happy to support! This week I am highlighting Arts in the Market. Arts in the Market takes place at the Manchester Center Farmers’ Market, April 17th, 2:30-6PM. This event is being hosted by The Fresno Regional Foundation (FRF) with intention to increase Fresno’s cultural vitality by making the arts more accessible to the general public. Expect to see a diverse... Read More

Worldwide InstaMeet: Fresno Edition

Yes, we grew up in an era of social media. And, yes, we are attached to our phones. But Instagram has pushed the boundaries of connection. Fresno’s first Worldwide InstaMeet has proven that.   FRESNO’S FIRST INSTAMEET Mach 21-22nd was Instagram’s eleventh  Worldwide InstaMeet. For the past four years, Instagram has encouraged its users to get together and take photos of their community. It was the first time an InstaMeet had been held in Fresno.... Read More

Fresno Weekend Events: April 10-12, 2015

This weekend is packed with events celebrating Fresno’s creative community! One such event is the 2nd Annual Fresno Mini Maker Faire taking place at the Fresno Art Museum. this Saturday, 10AM-6PM. According to the Fresno Mini Maker Faire’s Web site, this event is “a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what... Read More

FLYP Downtown Academy: Apply for Class IV!

  DETAILS FLYP is now accepting applications for Downtown Academy’s Class IV. Deadline is April 15, 2015. Class meets the first Tuesday of every month from June 2015 to April 2016. Cost of Downtown Academy is $300. This is a FLYP member program. You can become a member of FLYP here Apply for Downtown Academy here   Photo taken by Alvaro Romero, owner of Misc. Trading Co. in downtown Fresno. You have the chance to become a tourist in your own city... Read More