Melbourne Art Festival Will Be Last Weekend In April

This will be our fifth consecutive time participating in this eventprevious. It is free to the public and will be open from 9 am to 5 pm both Saturday, April 27th, and Sunday. They are expecting 49 thousand visitors to 250 artists around a lake in Wickham Park. Other activities include a 5k run, KidsWorld, children’s workshops, and continuous live entertainment. You can go to their website (www.melbournearts.org) for more information.

St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival Starts March 22nd

 

Although we’ve had our booth on Francis Field beforeprior, this is our first time at the Lions Seafood Festival.  The Lions Club is expecting 22 thousand visitors to one hundred artists.  The hours for the art festival are 3 pm to 7:30 on Friday, March 22, 10 am to 7:30 on Saturday, and as shown below on Sunday.  There is an entrance fee.  For more information, go to lionsfestival.com.

 

Flyer for Lions Seafood Festival

We’ll Be Back In Bartow The Beginning Of March

For our third consecutive yearprevious, we will be in historic downtown Bartow for the Bloomin’ Arts Festival with about a hundred other artists expecting up to 30 thousand visitors. It will be open on Saturday, March 2nd, from 10 am to 5 pm and from 10 to 4 on Sunday. It is put on by the Bartow Art Guild, which is also hosting a Saturday car show and Sunday RV show, a quilt show, a flower show, a bicycle race, a “huge kids activities tent”, entertainment (which includes a concert on Sunday afternoon), food trucks, and more. You can find more information at www.bartowartguild.com. We hope to see you there.

Melbourne Art Festival Returns To Wickham Park

This will be our fourth consecutive time participating in this event. It is free to the public and will be open from 9 am to 5 pm both Saturday, April 28th, and Sunday. Once again, they are expecting 45 thousand visitors to 250 artists around the back lake. Other activities include a 5k run, KidsWorld, children’s workshops, and continuous live entertainment. Although not yet complete, you can go to their website (www.melbournearts.org) for more information.

Orlando’s Spring Fiesta In The Park Will Be In April

This is our first time at this festival. We will be on Robinson Street on the north side of Lake Eola. This will be the 29th time the Fiesta in the Park Committee of the Orlando Community & Youth Trust has put on this festival. They are expecting 175 thousand visitors to 200 artists. It will be open from 10 am to 5 pm both Saturday, April 7th, and Sunday. They are also supposed to have a Kids Zone and other entertainment. They may have more information later on their website, www.fiestainthepark.com.

20th Annual Fest In The Pines Is Weekend Of March 10th

We were in a predecessor of this event, also put on by the Pembroke Pines Recreation and Cultural Arts Department on the exact same dates in 2012blog. This one is also free to the public and is open from 10 am to 5 pm both days. This time it will be at the Charles F. Dodge City Center, which was just opened last May. They are expecting around 5,000 visitors to over a hundred artists. There will also be entertainment, live demonstrations, a student art competition, a farmers market, a kids art zone, and more. For more information, check out their website at www.ppines.com/1240/ArtFest-in-the-Pines.

We Were Accepted Into Bloomin’ Arts Festival In Bartow

This is our second time at this festival in historic downtown Bartow.   Again, there will be about a hundred artists catering to thirty thousand visitors.   The festival, a collaboration by the Bartow Art Guild, Bartow Chamber of Commerce, and Main Street Bartow will be open from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday, March 3rd and 10 to 4 on Sunday.   In addition to the artists, the festival includes a Saturday car show and Sunday RV show, a quilt show, a flower show, a bicycle race, a “huge kids activities tent”, entertainment, food trucks, and more. You can find more information at www.bartowartguild.com.