Sponsored by Thalian Association Community Theatre, Orange Street ArtsFest 2017 showcases the variety of art and artists in and around the Wilmington community and the Southeast. Highlights include the Arts Show and Sale, pottery demonstrations, a variety of local entertainment, food, and drinks.
LOCATION: The festival will take place in Wilmington, NC on Orange Street between Front and 3rd streets, next to the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, 120 S. Second Street.
This year’s dates are Saturday, May 27, 10am to 6 p.m. and Sunday, May 28, 10 to 5 p.m.
Over 55 artists from all over the area, around the North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Tennessee will be there to show Oil & Watercolor paintings, Pottery Jewelry, Wood, Glass, and Paper Creations in historic downtown Wilmington, NC on Orange Street between Front and Second, and inside the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center.
The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is managed by the staff of the The Thalian Association, the Official Community Theater of North Carolina.
The Thalian Association is a non-profit, membership organization founded in 1788 to provide arts education and bring the excitement of the performing arts to Wilmington. The organization has its offices and holds auditions at the Community Arts Center.
When viewing the artists inside Thalian Hall the public is invited to tour the lobby museum. The lobby has been restored to its 1943 appearance complete with a self guided tour of the WWII exhibits.
There will be Food Vendors, a Wine Tent and live entertainment featuring some of your favorite Thalian Association performers adult and youth performers.
The Orange Street Artsfest is both relaxing and exhilarating with a laid back attitude, described by some as ” A Jewel of a Show” in this beautiful setting in Historic Downtown Wilmington…..Orange Street Artsfest Saturday & Sunday, Memorial Day Weekend.
|Orange Street Artsfest
Historic Downtown Wilmington
Thalian Association Community Theatre
310 Chestnut Street
Phone: 910-251-1788Visit the website.