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🎨 ArtsFest

Northeast Baltimore’s arts festival for new and emerging talent!

Overlea ArtsFest is back at Holt Park & Center for the Arts for its 9th annual festival of art, films, workshops, kids’ activities, food and fun! Here’s our program schedule for the “KALEIDOSCOPE” themed festival weekend:

Friday August 9th – 6:00 pm til 9:00 pm
• Juried Art Show and Youth Art Show Preview Party
• Wine tasting by Basignani Winery
• Delicious treats from Trader Joe’s
• Live jazz music by Deep Water Jazz
• Screen on the Green movies with ArtsFest Juried Short Films

Saturday August 10th – 11:00 am til 5:00 pm
• Holt Park sponsored activities for kids & families (begins at 10:00 am)
• Juried Art Show on display in main house
• Youth Art Show on display with kids’ art activities in Kids’ Art Tent
• Free Artist Workshops all day in Workshop Tent
• Artisan & Craft Vendors
• Musical entertainment
• Food and ice cream trucks
• Wine & Beer Tent

Our popular Silent Art Auction and Peoples’ Choice voting will be available both days. The Juried Art Show will be on display at the main house for a longer period this year – til August 31st. See our website for updated event info. And if you’re an artist or filmmaker who waits til the last minute, there’s still time to get your juried submissions in by the June 23rd deadline – go to to send us your work!
See you at the ArtsFest!

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