Wilmington’s largest downtown arts festival returns with works of more than 80 artists from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Tennessee.
Participants will exhibit oil and watercolor paintings, pottery, jewelry, wood, glass, and paper creations. The Orange Street Arts Fest is both relaxing and exhilarating with live entertainment, old-fashioned fair food, and a wine and beer tent. With its laid back attitude and historic Downtown Wilmington setting, the Orange Street ArtsFest has been described as “A Jewel of a Show” so don’t miss out!
- Time: Sat:10:00 AM-6:00 PM | Sun:10:00 AM-5:00 PM
- Price: Free for Spectators
Sponsored by Thalian Association Community Theatre, Orange Street ArtsFest 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.
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 Assn. Community Theatre
310 Chestnut Street
Phone: 910-251-1788Visit the website.