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Phoenix Festival of the Arts returns home to Hance Park in time for some excellent holiday shopping opportunities, December 13-15, 2019. Phoenix Center for the Arts is proud to present the eighth annual event, featuring more than 170 art vendors, and cultural organizations. It’s a perfect time to connect with the local art community and celebrate the season.

A full lineup of live music and performances will animate three different stages. The Festival’s Main Stage, sponsored by Rebel Lounge, includes some of the best local bands in town. The Entertainment Pavilion features art demonstrations, circus performances, dance ensembles, spoken word poets, choral groups, and more! The Acoustic Stage, sponsored by Soliloquies, will feature amazing up-and-coming acts from around the Valley. Lineup will be announced soon! phoenixfestivalofthearts.org/entertainment.

It wouldn’t be an arts festival without interactive arts activities for both adults and kids. The Phoenix Mural Project, a hands-on community art project is a signature component of the Festival, allowing community members to paint and create alongside professional local artists. The Phoenix Festival of the Arts Family Zone, presented by the Teen Artist Guild, provides fun, free activities for families all day long.

Beer and wine, sponsored by Hensley Beverage Company, can be carried throughout the Festival grounds. This year’s culinary lineup includes 2 Fat Guys Grilled Cheese, Be Crepeful LLC, Firehouse Kettle Corn, Freak Brothers Pizza, Hot Bamboo, Hummus xpress, Kemet Foods, Later Tater Food Truck, Lulu’s Sorbetto, Mein Man, StrEAT Gyro, and more!

For more information, visit phoenixfestivalofthearts.org or call 602-254-3100.

Event Facts

What: The 8th Annual Phoenix Festival of the Arts

Dates: December 13-15, 2019

Hours:
Friday, December 13 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, December 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, December 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission: FREE (and dog friendly!)

Where: Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix AZ 85004

Parking/Transportation: Limited street parking available. Avoid the hassle and utilize ride share, or take METRO Light Rail to the McDowell/Central Ave or Roosevelt/Central Ave.

Bike racks are also available onsite.

Presenting Organization: Phoenix Center for the Arts

Supported By: Alliance Bank, APS, Arizona Historical Society, Arizona State University, Bar S Foods, Bays Complete Auto Care, Carly’s Bistro, Constance W McMillin Trust, Cox, D. Miller Charitable Trust, DLR Group/Westlake Reed Leskosky, Habitat Metro, Husch Blackwell, Katerra, Muse, Pella Windows and Doors, Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture, PointB, Popat Orthodontics, Prestige Music Academy, Schuster Printing, The Cocktail Maven, The Hill Group, True North, Wilhelm Automotive, Arizona Commission on the Arts, City of Phoenix Parks & Recreation, and City of Phoenix Office of Arts & Culture.

Event Highlights: Three days of live arts festivities – 170+ arts and culture vendors! PLUS – a hands-on community mural, food trucks, live entertainment on 3 stages, beer & wine, Family Zone activities, and more.

Information: info@phoenixfestivalofthearts.org or 602-254-3100

Facebook: Phoenix-Festival-of-the-Arts

Twitter: @PhxFestivalArts @PhxCenterArts

Instagram: @PhoenixFestivalOfTheArts

Hashtag: #PFA2019

About Phoenix Festival of the Arts

Phoenix Festival of the Arts is an annual celebration of local arts and culture. The festival serves to stimulate both economic and cultural growth, and encourages the entire community to explore artistic, cultural, and educational activities surrounding a central theme. Locals and visitors alike are invited to join in for a weekend-long event full of arts, entertainment, and local cuisine.
Info: phoenixfestivalofthearts.org

About Phoenix Center for the Arts and Central Arts Alliance

Phoenix Center for the Arts is a Central Arts Alliance facility located adjacent to Hance Park, at 1202 N Third Street in Downtown Phoenix. Central Arts Alliance is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, providing arts and culture opportunities for all through education, programming, and advocacy. Phoenix Center for the Arts is proud to be a facility of and supported by the City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department. Phoenix Center for the Arts is supported in part by an award from the Arizona Commission on the Arts, an agency of the State of Arizona. Partial funding provided by the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture through appropriations from the Phoenix City Council.

Info: phoenixcenterforthearts.org