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Community Council for the Arts
Promoting the Arts:  ArtsFest
An Official BBQ Festival on the Neuse Event
May 4, 2019 -- 10 am-4 pm


Join us Saturday, May 5, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for this child and family-friendly festival of art, games, and music located under the red and white striped tent in Pearson Park. This event is funded in part by the NC Arts Council, a State Agency.

Scheduled Events for ArtsFest 2019:

ALL activities are free of charge!

Activities that will occur all day:
  • Mother’s Day Card making
  • Small kids “Construction Site”
  • Painting on Large Easels

The schedule for “special projects” is as follows:
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Make Your Own Macrame Plant Hanger
  • Paint & Plant a Flower Pot
  • Build & Design A Model Airplane
  • Primp Your Pig mask – Sponsored by Piggly Wiggly, Jackson Crossroads
1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Pinecone Pigs
  • Create a Kaleidoscope
  • Make and Mat Your own Artwork – Sponsored by the Right Angle

Pictures from ArtsFest 2015
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