Abilene KS Arts Festival

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Connecting the arts community with audiences of all ages in cultivating the development and understanding of diverse art forms.

Sculpture; Painting – Oil; Watercolor; Drawing; Wood; Jewelry; Metal; Fabric; Ceramic.

Every medium will be displayed at this new “art” event. Families can bring their children to learn “art appreciation” as well as become “art patrons.”

The three day event will kick off on Friday night – September 25 with family entertainment on the main stage (Buckeye and 2nd street) 5 – 8 pm.

Saturday – September 26, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. artists will be in large tents and lining the streets of downtown Abilene, as well as in local businesses, showcasing and offering their art for sale. The Entertainment stage will be hosting entertainment of all genres. Food Booths will have delicious and fun food. “Children’s Creative Korner” tent with activities for children of all ages.

Saturday Night: 2nd Annual “Taste of Abilene” 5 – 8 pm, Historic Depot on 2nd street, featuring local restaurants showcasing their delicious specialties. $20.00 per person, tickets available at the CVB and Chamber office. Entertainment will be provided.

Sunday: Artists continue to show and sell their art. “Budding Artists 1st art purchase.” Children 4-14 can purchase donated art for $5.00 or less from donations made by participating artists. Local 4-H volunteers will assist the kids, with choosing a piece of art.

Abilene Art Festival Art Entry Form