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Chicken Farm Art Center

2505 Martin Luther King Blvd, San Angelo, TX 76903-2801
+1 325-653-4936
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Totally eclectic!

Truly an “ old chicken farm”. Artist and visionary, Roger Allen, is the guru brhind this fabulous... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adam L
San Angelo
via mobile
Fun, fun, funky.

Strolled through several studios. Unique items and some very talented people. Made a small... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Bedford, Texas
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A cornerstone of the art community in San Angelo, The Chicken Farm Art Center was founded in 1971 to promote the arts, artists, and art education in West Texas. We have 15+ resident artist studios, a restaurant, B&B, and host art and music events throughout the year. Events: First Saturday Art Festival - The First Saturday of every month join us for amazing Art, Live Music, and Food Second Thursday Concerts - May-October - Free concert featuring local musicians in a comfortable evening setting Annual Open House - Thanksgiving Weekend - This three day art festival features our resident studio artists, invited artists, and musicians. All events are indoor/outdoor. We also have an amazing B&B, the Inn at The Art Center, stay with us for a unique get-away or a stay-cation if your local. While you're here check out the fantastic menu options at the Silo House Restaurant, the chefs are ready to cook up a splendid bistro lunch or a reservation dinner Fri-Sat evening.
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2505 Martin Luther King Blvd, San Angelo, TX 76903-2801
+1 325-653-4936
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Truly an “ old chicken farm”. Artist and visionary, Roger Allen, is the guru brhind this fabulous place. Lots of ceramics, paintings, weavings, good food, and music! First Saturday’s are the best!

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Strolled through several studios. Unique items and some very talented people. Made a small purchase at PB&J from the friendly owner who explained how some of her wares were made. Her wool-interwoven sharfs were amazing!

Thank maureenhutchison2017
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I love the concept but maybe our timing was bad because there was very little going on, maybe the roadworks have impacted (finding access into the place was hard because of road closures). If you are interested in pottery, go and enjoy otherwise I wouldn't...More

Thank Ashley R
Roger A, Owner at Chicken Farm Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks for the review! We are sorry that you didn't fully enjoy your time with us. If you're looking for excitement and you happen to be in San Angelo on the first Saturday of the month come back and see us again! We host a...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We always spend so much on awesome art here. Great jewelry finds and so many wonderful people! I cannot say how much fun we have here. Even when it is super hot out. There is good pottery and a fun crystal so too. You gotta...More

Thank Kauitzsch
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Friend and I went to the chicken Farm center because I had heard so much about it! However, the Friday we visited there were only 2 stores open and no artisans were around. We had thought since the San Angelo Blues Festival was that weekend...More

Thank Barbwilltravel
Roger A, Owner at Chicken Farm Art Center, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Hello and thank you for the review! We do encourage our artists to be open as often as possible so that this sort of thing doesn't happen. We're sorry that you came on an off weekend for us. Since many of our artists set their...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Apparently every first Saturday they have special things going on here....and I enjoyed the festivities very much! Lots of extra arts and crafts booths and plenty of people watching there! Also had two different circles of musicians playing...one of which I really enjoyed with a...More

1  Thank Alan L
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Imagine taking an old Chicken farm and converting it into an art center, all the little coops now little galleries with a huge patio for music and art demos! Roger has kept this going for years and it only gets better each year! Worth the...More

1  Thank Watercolorpainter52
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The Chicken Farm Art Center is an electic setting filled with artisan's shops, workshops and studioes. Ceramics, pottery, iron works, clothing, collectibles, and even a small restaurant for visitors and artists. The Inn at The Chicken Farm is located across the back of these quaint...More

Thank putterman41
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The artists were very informative of the history, the studios were well maintained and staffed. priced goods from very expensive to very resonable. Lunch was tasty.

1  Thank Crittravel
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Had fun it's little but we walked around and there was the sweetest couple that lived there she painted and her husband did pottery over all we enjoyed it ohhh and there was live music

1  Thank Lauren S
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Ed T
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Response from Cinjebar | Reviewed this property |
I see the question has been answered but wanted to add that there is a good Mexican Restaurant just down the street called Franco's Mexican Cafe at 2218 Martin Luther King Dr. San Angelo, Texas 76903. There is also the... More