Stamford Art Festival at Harbor Point, Stamford, CT
July 30 – 31, 2016
Saturday 10 – 5, Sunday 10 – 5
July 30 and 31, 2016 — Juried artisans showing one-of-a-kind works in fine arts and fine crafts will be featured at the 2nd Annual Stamford Art Festival on Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31, from 10 am to 5 pm, rain or shine. Those invited exhibitors specializing in painting, sculpture, wood, wearable and decorative fiber, metalwork, printmaking, glass, ceramics, and art jewelry will share their unique talents at this premier event held in Harbor Point along the water front on Harbor Point Road and GPS 2200 Atlantic Street in Stamford, Connecticut. In addition to showing their work, the exhibiting artists will be available on site to share their creative process with patrons. There will demonstrations, hands-on art projects and plenty of complimentary art supplies available for inspired children and adults to enjoy throughout the weekend event provided by Jerry’s Artarama.
“The Stamford Art Festival is unique not only because it offers such a wide variety of work from so many highly-skilled artists from all over the country, but also because visitors have an opportunity to create as well,” says Sue Brown Gordon, the Stamford Art Festival Director. “Here you can find something beautiful for your home, and learn about the creative process, too!” “We hope that by providing the opportunity and inspiration, visitors will also have fun making and sharing their own artwork while at the art festival.”
The 2nd Annual Stamford Art Festival includes museum quality fine arts and handmade crafts, fun educational activities for children and adults, international cuisine, and live music performances Saturday and Sunday from 10am – 5pm.
Admission to this community Art Festival is free.
FREE Parking is right next door – so easy.
Visitors will find parking nearby in the area and the Stamford Art Festival is just a few blocks from the Metro-north train station.There is a free area trolley as well as cabs waiting there to bring you to Harbor Point. Harbor Point is located off exit 7 South bound I-95, Atlantic Street, off I-95, turn east on Atlantic, go 3 blocks towards the water. Follow signs for parking.
It is even possible to arrive to the Stamford Art Festival by boat. Your own boat or, just take the free water taxi if you like.
The Stamford Art Festival will entertain you with amazing Art and Stamford’s best waterfront views, come get inspired!
For information, visit StamfordArtFestival.org or call (518) 852-6478
Newly renovated Harbor Point is a mecca of shops, restaurants and living space overlooking the beautiful Stamford Harbor. The venue is stunning and impressive. This will be the second year for this successful event and will be based on the Bruce Museum shows in Greenwich, CT. The event is hosted with the support of Stamford’s BLT, the Stamford Art Association, Jerry’s Artarama and numerous volunteers and artists. These generous contributors help keep this community event free for all to enjoy. Thank you.