PROVO — Because the first Friday of July is the Fourth of July, the downtown art gallery stroll for this month is tonight.

The Utah County Art Gallery open its annual Children's Freedom Art Show Monday night with an awards ceremony at 7 p.m.

Other openings include a solo sculptural installation by Brandon Boulton at the Sego Art Center, 169 N. University Ave.

Cassandra Barney spearheads a group show, "Night Music," at Mode Boutique, 145 N. University Ave.

At the Coal Umbrella, 157 N. University Ave., Ike Bushman will present his new paintings with an opening reception from 6-11 p.m.

Galleries and shops displaying art along North University Avenue and Center Street remain open for the gallery stroll, which begins at 6 p.m.