If you’re seeking something unique and beautiful, then you’re sure to find your heart’s desire in the lovely Rockport. Again this year the Rockport Center for the Arts will host their prestigious Annual Art Festival on Saturday, July 3 from 10am to 6:00pm and Sunday, July 4 from 10am to 5pm. Located on the beautiful Rockport Festival Grounds directly across from the Art Center. Adult admission for Saturday is $6, Sunday is $5 and $1 for children under 12 each day.
Limited to fewer than 130 of the finest artists from across the country. The pieces featured at the festival are outstanding and represent a broad spectrum of mediums. Expert judges award “Best of Category” ribbons and cash awards to artists in the following classes: painting, photography, jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, pastel, drawing, mixed media, glass and more.
Musicians provide continuous entertainment for visitors while they sample variety of food and beverages. There will be several different live bands creating a wide variety of great tunes over the weekend! The Kids’ Tent provides art activities for even the littlest creative minds supervised by professional artists. In the Kids’ Gallery “priceless” treasures can be purchased by youngsters for under $5. There’s even a Festival Store.
For a full schedule of events or to learn more about the Art Festival call 361-729-5519 or visit them online at www.rockportartcenter.com.