Mystic Outdoor Art Festival
2013 Mystic Outdoor Art Festival Application and Rules and Regulations
Saturday, August 10th
10 am to 6 pm
Sunday, August 11th
10 am to 5 pm
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Meet some of America's finest artisans on the picturesque streets of Historic Downtown Mystic during New England's premier professionally juried outdoor art show! More than 200 fine artists will exhibit oils, watercolors, photography, pastels, sculpture & acrylics.
Over 50 fine crafters will display their creative works. Plus, there will be exciting children's art activities and a great array of food and beverage items! The second weekend in August is set aside every year for this exciting event.
Children’s Art Park
The Children’s Art Park is a great way for you and your children to make some art of your own. Make sure to visit both locations on the Stonington and Groton side of the river.
Saturday and Sunday at the Mystic Arts Center at 9 Water Street
11 am – 3 pm
While you’re visiting the festivities, cool off in Mystic Art Center’s galleries while enjoying the current exhibitions. The Mystic Arts Center will also host art activities Saturday. On both Saturday and Sunday, drop in for an Eye Spy gallery hunt and Chalk Art Challenge on the grounds. All of these activities are free and open to the public. The hours for the Children’s Art Park are: Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Children’s Art Park in Mystic River Park
Across the river, in the Mystic River Park on Cottrell Street, the Children’s Art Park will house a number of nonprofits who will offer a variety of crafts for children and their parents. Don’t miss this chance to make some art of your own: Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm.
During the Art Festival, see the Young Artist Exhibition with over 100 pieces of sea life artwork by the local students. These pieces will be displayed along West Main Street on both Saturday and Sunday. Come support these talented young artists!
Brought to you by the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce