Historic Downtown Melbourne
1005 East Strawbridge Ave
9:00 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013
9:00 a.m. Sunday, April 28, 2013
The nationally recognized Melbourne Art Festival takes place Saturday and Sunday, April 27th and 28th, 2013 in historic downtown Melbourne, Florida. Admission is free.
In addition to the juried art show, there's also a student art competition and show and a 5k run. And the children will discover an exciting an educationally stimulating KidsWorld featuring live entertainment and crafts. After you've worked up an appetite, head to the Flamingo Food Court located at the corner of Depot Drive and New Haven Avenue.
Saturday Lineup: Matt Adkins, Tina Eno, The Friction, Henegar Center Promo "All Shook Up," Kenny Cohen & Friends, Nouveaux Honkies, Beebs & Her Money Makers and The Crazy Carls.
Sunday Lineup: Stompbox Steve, Anna Delgado Duo, Chuck Van Riper, Brevard Busking Coalition, Honey Miller.
The concert main stage is located at the east end of the 29th Annual Melbourne Art Festival, right on New Haven Avenue, at US 1.
For more information, visit www.melbournearts.org.
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Did you know that the Melbourne Art Festival has given $95,000 to support art education in Brevard County over the past 12 years? $44,000 was in the form of scholarships to local students majoring in art. Brevard County middle and high school art teachers received $24,000 to buy art supplies. Art-related instruction and donations to other local non-profits account for the remaining $27,000. So come out to see the free Melbourne Art Festival and know that you're supporting a good cause!