Sac Open Studios

september 10th–11th & 17th–18th


Verge Center for the Arts is excited to present the 11th annual Sac Open Studios, a free, self-guided open studio tour across two weekends in September! Sac Open Studios includes artist studios, a preview exhibition at Verge and select events.

Tour Info

Tour Dates: Saturday-Sunday, September 9-10 & 16-17, 2017

Tour Hours: 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Tour Boundaries: Sacramento County
The geographic boundaries of Sacramento County include seven cities, Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, Isleton, Rancho Cordova and Sacramento.

The tour is divided into two weekends.

  • Weekend 1: West of Business 80/Highway 99
  • Weekend 2: East of Business 80/Highway 99

Key Dates

Sac Open Studios 101 Workshop: April 5

Member Registration: March 31-April 14

Regular Registration: April 15-May 12

Late Registration: May 13–21

Event Marketing Made Easy Workshop: June 21

Sac Open Studios Guide Release/Yard Sign Pick-up: First Friday, August 4

Preview Exhibition Artwork Drop-off: August 11-12

Preview Exhibition: September 7-30

Launch Party/Preview Exhibition Opening: September 7

Preview Exhibition Artwork Pick-up: October 1-2

Sac Open Studios Debrief: October 4


  • New and diverse audience for your art
  • Full color image listing and map pin in the Sac Open Studios Guide
  • Listing on the Sac Open Studios page on
  • Acknowledgement in print and on the web as a Participating Artist
  • Free admission to event marketing workshop in June and discounts to select events


If you have a business or organization and would like to be a part of Sac Open Studios, let us know! We appreciate your interest and invite you to become a Sac Open Studios sponsor or advertiser. For more information, email