BAT Event Schedule 2020
The 12th Annual Bridgeport Art Trail, 2020 Vision During Covid19, was a Hybrid OnLine/OnSite 10 day Arts Celebration, Nov 5-15, 2020.
Scroll down below to see the 10-day calendar of music, spoken word, visual art, demos and artists’ interviews.
The 2020 “BAT” comes with its unique challenges due to Covid19. On an average year, visitors discover arts venues, studios, and pop-ups throughout Bridgeport, engaging artists, arts enthusiasts, business people, residents and neighbors of all ages and backgrounds from the CT-NY region. A robust promotional campaign and program schedule raises awareness of the growing arts community and promotes a positive image of the re-invention of Bridgeport through the arts and community development.
Here is a pdf to 2019 weekend event that annually attracts 4500 attendees to tour Bridgeport city-wide to, “view art, talk art, experience art, buy art.“.
WELCOME TO THE 12th ANNUAL BAT EVENT. SCROLL THROUGH THE DAILY SCHEDULE TO FIND ARTISTS’ INTERVIEWS, VISUAL ART, MUSIC, WORKSHOPS, STUDIO TOURS,
Due these Corona Times, most BAT 2020 programs will be online, with a some onsite (in-person) programs, where proper protocol of wearing face masks and physical distancing is required.
BAT POSTER PROJECT
To offer a trail-like experience, interactive poster installations are on view in downtown storefronts and public places. All include QR codes linking passersby to an artful experience, to enjoy video interviews, music, poetry, and visual art. Posters can be found downtown on Fairfield Ave and the Arcade Mall at 1001 Main St. Here is a peak at the installation.