Bloomsburg Art Fest
DESCRIPTION: Dedicated to bringing the arts to all communities throughout our region, The Exchange again presents Columbia County’s biggest one-day outdoor art event of the year.
ArtFest showcases regional artists’ original work, accompanied by live music, local food, and activities for the whole family. A summertime art party, ArtFest draws attendees from throughout our region, and it draws artists from near and far as well. Exhibitors have included painters, photographers, potters, jewelers, sculptors, glass artists, fabric artists, woodworkers, and bonsai growers.
Activities for families at the event will include The Exchange’s Art Cart, using simple materials – many of them recycled – to help bring out the beauty inside every person. There will be musical entertainment, and attendees will find great food from vendors right on Center Street.
This year, ArtFest takes place on the same day as AGAPEpalooza at Town Park, another family-friendly festival, with free shuttle buses among the downtown, the ‘Palooza, and free parking at Bloomsburg High School.
The Exchange thanks the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau and Downtown Bloomsburg, Inc., for their sponsorship of ArtFest; the event also receives support from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
Arts and crafts vendors wanted with handcrafted items only!
Food vendors wanted – to serve food at our event (food trucks, caterers, etc.)
Vendors who sell food items wanted (baked goods, candy, coffees, teas, dip mixes, spices, etc.)
EVENT CONTACT: Exchange@ExchangeArts.org