Art for the Masses
Apr 02, 2015 07:33PM
● By Dia
Attracting tens of thousands of spectators, The MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival is returning for its 30th year for a four-day extravaganza, April 9 through 12. Presented by Blue Moon Brewing Company, it’s the largest art festival in the entire state of Texas, and it takes place just a short drive away in beautiful downtown Fort Worth. The MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival is recognized—annually amongst the 10 best art festivals in the nation, and it’s massive! The expansive festival stretches from the Tarrant County Courthouse to the Fort Worth Convention Center.
Nearly every major art form is represented at the festival. Browse world-class creations from the 215 juried and hand-selected artists in mediums including ceramics, jewelry, mixed-media, painting, sculpture, photography and more.
Tune in to headliners from a variety of music genres, from Southern rock to soulful jazz. Follow your inner foodie’s desires and experience fare from as close as Fort Worth or as far as Germany. Sample craft beer and wine from local brewers and sommeliers.
Or try your hand at creating your own artistic masterpiece at MAIN ST. Creates! a family-friendly art studio that allows kids of all ages to express themselves through activities such as ceramic-tile painting, jewelry designing and caricature drawing.
You can be a part of an event three decades in the making that just keeps getting bigger and better with every passing year. This is truly an event for the entire family, with more than 60 live performances, a nationally acclaimed art showcase, fantastic food, entertaining activities and inspiring artwork … all in one grand experience.
Images courtesy of Geno Loro
April 9-12: Downtown Fort Worth:
(Certain events/food and drink require ticket purchase.)