Enjoy a Fall drive and discover the 50 Miles of Art and the gallery and studio tour in Hannibal, Louisiana, and Clarksville, Missouri.

On November 7-8, spend the day or the weekend in the area and visit 20 artists and artisan galleries, studios, and specialty shops along a 50 mile stretch of scenic Route 79. Take a weekend trip and drive along the Mississippi River and see why artisans are inspired by the beautiful surroundings and choose to live and create in these historic river towns. The Studio and Gallery Tour is a great opportunity to hit the road for the weekend and take in 50 Miles of Art and all the area has to offer!

Artists and artisans participating in the gallery and studio tour are from the picturesque communities of Hannibal, Louisiana, and Clarksville, Missouri. Each community has its own special personality, talented artists and artisans, and tour offerings. For a list of participating galleries and studios, go to 50milesofart.com and go to the Studio Tours page to download a map of each community which lists participating artists, galleries and specialty shops and their hours for this special weekend. For further information on the event, contact the Hannibal Arts Council at (573) 221-6545 or go directly to www.50milesofart.com.