Fairfield County has more than its fair share of different festivities scheduled all year round. In this post, we’ll be taking a look at some of the more prominent local art festivals. Feast your eyes and don’t forget to mark your calendars.
Stamford Art Festival
Where: Harbor Point, Stamford
When: Every July
Relatively new to the Stamford social calendar, the Stamford Art Festival is a two-day event showcasing one-of-a-kind art works by both upcoming and prominent artists. Exhibitions include sculptures, woodworks, metalwork, printmaking, painting, glass and ceramics, art jewelry, and wearable and decorative fiber.
Aside from art exhibitions, this free community event also has a variety of side activities, such as live music performances, educational activities for all age groups, as well as great food. If you’re interested in becoming an exhibitor, food vendor, or sponsor, you can learn more about the Stamford Art Festival by visiting this page or contacting the organizers at: (518) 852-6478 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Westport Fine Arts Festival
Where: Downtown Westport
When: Every July
Hailed as one of the best fine arts festivals in the country, Westport Fine Arts Festival draws huge crowds, with fans from Fairfield, Westchester, Manhattan, and beyond.
For years, plenty of up-and-coming and established artists have graced the Westport Fine Arts Festival to showcase and sell their works. This juried arts festival is even known to be a high-yield event thanks to the sales it generates.
Westport Fine Arts Festival is a free two-day community affair where you can score your first art piece or add a wonderful work to your growing collection. Aside from paintings, sculptures, and photographs, handmade crafts such as jewelry and accessories are also featured.
If you’re interested in participating in the Westport Fine Arts Festival, you can learn more about this prestigious event by clicking here.