SLOPOKE: Fine Art of the West at Flag Is Up Farms

September 27 - 29, 2019

Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony Friday, September 27, 5:30 - 7 p.m.

Save the date for the annual SLOPOKE, an exhibition and fine art sale featuring art of the American West hosted at Monty and Pat Roberts’ Flag is Up Farms in Solvang from September 27 - 29, 2019. The opening reception and awards ceremony is Friday, September 27 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.

The Wildling Museum is honored to partner in this year's event and will be judging the Best Wildlife Art Award, sponsored by Art of the West Magazine.

Following the esteemed Peppertree Art Show in the Santa Ynez Valley, the SLOPOKE presents 24 juried professional artists from across the Western U.S. and features mediums ranging from painting to sculpture and photography. Artists will be on hand to discuss the works they created.

SLOPOKE admission includes:

  • Access to the exhibition

  • A mid-day lunch on either Saturday, September 28 or Sunday, September 29

    • Saturday: asada, chicken, adobada, and veggie tacos, rice beans + drink

    • Sunday: chile verde and chile Colorado plates with rice and beans + drink

  • A keepsake SLOPOKE art catalog

  • Wine tasting with Opolo Vineyards

  • Live music by Jon Stephen

  • Free parking

Admission details:

  • Admission is $30 online presale or $35 at the door

  • Online SLOPOKE tickets are available by clicking here:

  • Wildling Museum members enjoy $5 off SLOPOKE admission at the door with valid Wildling Museum membership card

  • Visit the Wildling Museum during SLOPOKE, September 27 - 29, 2019, and you’ll also enjoy half off your museum admission with your SLOPOKE ticket

Check out the official 2019 catalog here.