305 N 5th Street, Norfolk NE 68701 info@norfolkartscenter.org 402.371.7199

Artisans Along the Avenue


March 25, 2023

Popular Vote Winners

  • Favorite Soup and Atmosphere – Divots Downtown
  • Favorite Artist – Cottonwood Pottery

We are bringing our beloved soup and art event to the heart of Norfolk! Come crawl down Norfolk Avenue and experience some of Norfolk’s finest artisans in the culinary and fine arts. We invite you to join us in our biggest fundraising event of the year! Read on for ALL of the details.

Event Details

  1. Enjoy sampling soups created by some of Northeast Nebraska’s finest restaurants and chefs while enjoying a variety of venues and the overall ambiance of the downtown stretch. We invite you to stop into all of the amazing participating restaurants to take in not only their delicious soups, but also their unique atmospheres.
  2. Come see our local and regional artists demonstrate their talent as you shop their booths that will be housed in each participating restaurant location.
  3. Our Fine Art Auction will be back and better than ever. The virtual auction and bidding opens on March 24. There will be a live viewing in our gallery on the day of the event. Bid Online Now

Stay tuned to our Facebook and Instagram pages for more information as it becomes available for 2023. We can’t wait for you to come celebrate our many talented artists, our blossoming community, and the Norfolk Arts Center at Artisans Along the Avenue!


  • Black Cow Fat Pig
  • NoFo Pizza & Cafe
  • The Pier Seafood
  • Vz Oddz & Endz
  • White Mulberry Bakery
  • Taylormade Catering
  • Divots Downtown


Soup & Art Crawl
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Jim’s Fine Wine Tasting at the NAC
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Fine Art Auction

Saturday, March 25


  • Sue Morfeld
  • Tess E. Petersen
  • Wayne State College Art Club
  • Cottonwood Pottery
  • Shades of Violet
  • Marilyn Tenney
  • Zoe Nielsen

1 – $20 2 – $35 4 – $64

Platinum Sponsors

Marathon Press



First National Bank of Omaha

Floor Maintanance

Norfolk Area Visitors Bureau



Brogan and Stafford P.C.

Elkorn Valley Bank & Trust

Red 10 RV


Blueline Security


Edward Jones-Paula Pflueger

Insurance Associates

J.H. Hespe Co. Inc.

McMill CPAs & Advisors

Model Electric, Inc

Norfolk GM Auto

Pierce Telephone

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

Scranton Flooring & Supply

Unity Eye Care Center


Wetzel & Truex Jewlers

Women’s Health