Vena Ashley with a customer by Darlene Besier

Artist Vena Ashley with a customer at the Oct. 3 market. Photo by Darlene Besier

Founded in 2004, the First Saturday Arts Market is a monthly outdoor fine arts event featuring the works of dozens of visual artists. Located in the Historic Houston Heights by Gen’s Antiques at 540 W. 19th St. at Lawrence St., the market showcases paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and handcrafted items.

Bring the entire family and come enjoy the great outdoors, live music and delicious fare from some of the area’s best gourmet food trucks.

Open year-round on the first Saturday of each month, the market is open from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. September through May and from 6-10 p.m. from June through August.

Poster art by Charlie Hardwick

Poster art by Charlie Hardwick –