HOBE SOUND, FL--(Marketwired - Jan 28, 2014) -
WHAT: 13th Annual Hobe Sound Festival of the Arts
WHEN: February 1 - 2, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
WHERE: Dixie Highway in Hobe Sound
The festival starts at Bridge Road & alternate AIA, continuing South on AIA.
Navigational Address: 11954 SE Dixie Highway, Hobe Sound, Fl. 33475
WHY: To Support the Arts, Hobe Sound Chamber of Commerce & Local Economy
ADMISSION & PARKING: Free and open to the public
Free shuttle service will be provided from the parking lot of The Pine School.
The Hobe Sound Festival of the Arts is produced by Howard Alan Events, and hosted by the Hobe Sound Chamber of Commerce. This premier juried festival showcases the work of 150 of the finest artists in the country as well as top talent from throughout South Florida. Festival patrons can look forward to welcoming back their favorite artists with their newest creations as well as exploring the work of new and emerging artists. Admission is free and open to the public; shuttle buses will provide transportation from the parking lot of The Pine School to the festival site at no charge.
A free art giveaway will feature the work of a participating artist; no purchase will be required to participate.
This year's official festival poster will feature the work of local artist April W. Davis and will be available for purchase during the art show. This award-winning artist has gained recognition for her impressive landscapes and cityscapes as well as large-scale originals, averaging six by eight feet. April's brilliant use of rich acrylic paints and her distinctive style engages the viewer. Her work can be seen in private, public and corporate collections as well as premier art shows throughout Florida, such as the Hobe Sound Festival of the Arts. To learn more about April go to www.aprilwdavis.com.
The Hobe Sound Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a children's area with interactive art and craft activities as well as games that will engage young art enthusiasts. In addition, a Green Market will feature locally grown produce, exotic plants and orchids, honey, gourmet spreads, jams, oils and much more.
Nightingale Private Care returns as the presenting sponsor of the festival.