Celebrate arts and culture from across Phoenix at the Second Annual Phoenix Festival of the Arts

By admin December 9, 2013 16:47

sadfsdfThe Phoenix Center for the Arts comes together with Arizona Humanities to bring Valley artists, musicians, writers, students, and scholars to create a weekend-long cultural celebration for the entire family.

The second annual Phoenix Festival of the Arts will take place in the heart of downtown Phoenix at Hance Park, December 13-15, 2013.

This year’s theme is Placemaking, or the idea that our creative and cultural activities can transform our communities. Attendees are invited to explore this idea with us through film, drama, music, mural making, and so much more.

In addition to the many arts and cultural organizations participating as vendors and exhibitors, art lovers will be able to enjoy local food truck cuisine and top-notch performances taking place on two stages.

The event features three days of live arts and humanities programming – 80 performances/presentations + 80 arts and cultural exhibitors! Plus a hands-on community mural, food trucks, flash performances, a beer & wine garden, a Family Zone play area and more!

Times: Friday, December 13 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, December 14 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday, December 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.(Booths open until 5 p.m. entertainment till 9 p.m.)

Admission: FREE

Where: Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix AZ 85004 (deck park above the I-10 Interstate freeway)

Parking/Transportation: Limited public parking available in the Phoenix Center for the Arts parking lot (enter from 3rd Street, just North of Moreland). Street parking is also available on 1st and 2nd streets.

Tip: Avoid the hassle and take METRO Light Rail to the McDowell/Central Ave or Roosevelt/Central Ave. Bike racks are also available. To find out the best way for you to take public transportation to the Festival, click here to plan your trip. For rates and other details see www.valleymetro.org.

For more information please e-mail info@phoenixfestivalofthearts.org or call 602-254-3100. You can also feature the Phoenix Festival of the Arts official website at http://www.phoenixfestivalofthearts.org

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Twitter: @PhxCenterArts, @AZHumanities


By admin December 9, 2013 16:47

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