EXPEDITION TO THE NORTH

Here are the plans for our next expedition. This one is going to be epic. Not only are we exploring awesomeness, but we shall also be looking for a new place to call our rogue home base of operations!

ROGUE QUEST – ART ADVENTURE AMERICA

EXPEDITION TO THE NORTH

Actual Travel Dates – AUG 12 – SEPT 8

Join us on our journey as we travel north to find a new home. We will be exploring the art happenings across the country and some stunning natural wonders along the way.

ALABAMA – August

AUBURN – Chewacla State Park.

  • Explore Chewacla Waterfall. Done.
  • Auburn Sculpture Gardens. Done.
  • Explore Nature. Live With Patrons. Done.

GEORGIA – August

ATLANTA – Midtown Arts District.

  • Get A Personal Tour At The Center For Puppetry Arts. Done.
  • Survive Atlanta Traffic. Done.

MORGANTON – Visit friends –

  • Cabin In The Mountains. Done.

BLUE RIDGE – Downtown –

  • Hike Amicalola Falls. Done.
  • Bigfoot Museum. Done.
  • Explore Blue Ridge And Art Scene. Done.
  • Explore Mercier Apple Orchard. Done.

NORTH CAROLINA – August

ASHEVILLE – River Arts District.

  • Explore Galleries, Shops, And Artist Studios. Done (Technically we only visited one because of tropical storm).
  • Eat A Delicious Burger At Baby Bull. Done.
  • Eat Amazing Sushi At Green Tea Sushi. Done.
  • Navigated Through Flash Flooding And Landslides Due To The Stupid Storm. Done.

Due to the constant severe weather warnings, we mostly got wet and ate. We still had a lot of fun. We’ll be back.

VIRGINIA – August

WYTHEVILLE – (Pitstop).

  • Skeeter’s World Famous Hot Dogs – Skeeter-Dogs since 1925. Done.
  • Giant Pencil. Done.
  • Formato Fine Arts. Done. Amazing gallery with amazing folks.
  • Smallest Church. Done.

WEST VIRGINIA – August

BLACKWATER FALLS STATE PARK – (Wednesday, August 18th) – Cancelled Due To Stupid Storm.

POINT PLEASANT – Downtown Area.

  • Stay In Historic Lowe Hotel In Point Pleasant. Done.
  • Live Stream With Our Patrons From The Lowe. Done.
  • Hunt Down Mothman At The Bunkers And Get Pictures Of Waterlilies. Done.
  • Have Mothman Pizza At Village Pizza Inn. Done.
  • Walk The Historic Murals By The Ohio River. Done.
  • Watch A Sunset Over The Ohio River. Done.
  • Touch The Shiny Hiney Of The Mothman Statue. Done.
  • Get A Personal Tour Of The Lowe Hotel Gallery At 409. Done.
  • Go To Mothman Museum. Done.
  • Have a Mothman Cupcake At The Coffee Grinder. Done.

PENNSYLVANIA – August – September

CLARION – Close To Downtown.

  • Explore the Downtown area. Done.
  • Clarion River Brewing Company. Done.
  • Deer Creek Winery. Done.
  • Daddy’s Main Street Hot Dogs. Done.
  • Do Laundry Because We Ran Out Of Clean Clothes. Done.

COCHRANTON – In An Awesome Old House.

  • Stay in a home that was built in 1806. Done.
  • Explore Some Ruins. Done.
  • Eat At Riverside Brewery – Cambridge Springs. Done. (Part Of The Ruins We Explored Were Used On The Building.)
  • Eat At Creekside Bar And Grille. Done.
  • Hang Out With Our Awesome Rogue Artist Family. Done.
  • Visit Meadville (Read Between The Signs and PennDOT Sculpture Garden). Done.

FRANKLIN – What A Cute Town.

  • Debence Antique Music World. Done and Effing Amazing!!!
  • Trails To Ales Brewery. Done.
  • Visit The Olive Vault. Done.
  • Bella Cucina. Done.
  • Talk To Shawgo Realty About Exploring Homes. Done.

OIL CITY – Love It Here.

  • Spilling The Beans Breakfast. Done.
  • Visit The National Transit Building. Done.
  • Meet Oil City Arts Peeps.
  • Visit Galleries, artist studios, and the art scene.
  • Walking Tour of Oil City.

NEW YORK – August Cancelled

NIAGARA FALLS – Cancelled Due To Time Constraints. (Next Time).

  • Explore Niagara Falls.
  • Niagara Falls 3rd Street Art Alley.

OHIO – September

COLUMBUS Cancelled Due To Time Constraints. (Next Time).

CHILLICOTHE – Staying in a Historic Motel!

  • The Historic Ohio Motel (looks Haunted).
  • Pump House Center For The Arts.
  • Mound City.

KENTUCKY – September

LEXINGTON – Bourbon Country.

  • Visit the MANY art Galleries.
  • Barrel House Distilling Co. (Whiskey) Bourbon Country.
  • Downtown – Explore!
  • Visit Calvary Cemetery.

TENNESSEE – September

CHATTANOOGA – Explore The Arts District.

  • Bluff View Art District.
  • Hunter Museum Of American Art.
  • River Walk Bridge.
  • Sculpture Garden.

GEORGIA – September

CHATSWORTH –

  • Visit some amazing artists.
  • TBD

ALABAMA – September

RAINBOW CITY –

  • Explore Nature And Unwind.
  • TBD

FLORIDA – September

Arrive back in Pensacola.