A painting by Marilyn May.

The Christiansted Art Galleries are happy to announce the beginning of the 2017-2018 Art Thursday Gallery Walk on Nov. 16 from 5 to 8 p.m.

The monthly event every third Thursday from November to May has been a highlight in Christiansted since 1997. The event is an opportunity to meet the artists as well as view and purchase their work. Music and refreshments are offered.

The participating 17 galleries will display a variety of work, with new exhibits as well as new works from existing artists. Many will offer a percentage of sales to support further hurricane relief efforts. Galleries include Top Hat, Cafe Christine, Crucian Gold, Eden South, Henle Studio, ib Designs, Joyia-Inspirational Jewelry, Maufe Gallery, Mitchell Larsen Studio, Peachcan Gallery, Sonya Ltd, The Alcove and The Blue Mutt will be open. New galleries this year are 3’s Company STX, Balter, Barbara’s Art Studio and Iona Skye.

For further information, phone 340-718-0372