The State Theatre is kicking off their fall season during the September 6th Art Hop. Join them for a FREE evening of art exhibits and more from 5:00pm to 9:00pm and see what the State has in store for the upcoming season. There will be live, local music from Crescendo Academy, a hands-on instrument experience with Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra's Petting Zoo, photo booth, art exhibits including paintings, woodwork, photography, and more. The State Theatre will have a full bar, concessions, and merch booth open, so snag a drink, nom on some popcorn, and snag that hoodie you've had your eye on. Plus, giveaways, giveaways, and giveaways! It's an Art Hop like none other.

Interested in learning about the history of the State Theatre? I knew you were! Take the optional West Michigan Beer Tour at 6:00pm. For only $20 you'll get an exclusive tour of backstage and two pints of Michigan beer.

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