The 15th Annual Brookings Harbor Festival of the Arts will be held Saturday, August 16th and Sunday, August 17th, 10am - 5pm, by the Boardwalk at the Port of Brookings Harbor, Brookings, Oregon. The Festival of the Arts was awarded “Best Fine Arts Festival” by the Oregon Festivals and Events Association at the Northwest Conference of Festivals and Events in 2006 and 2008.
Over 100 fine artists and craftsmen will participate in this year’s show. Original work will include paintings in all mediums, photography, pottery, ceramics, jewelry, metal, stone and wood sculpture, stained and art glass, woodwork, fabric art and musical instruments. Artist demonstrations will be held throughout the day and a free Children’s Art Activity Corner is provided by the Chetco Community Library. Free entertainment will be provided and food will be available through vendors and Port restaurants.
Admission, parking, shuttle service, and entertainment are free and the event is handicapped accessible. Free Festival programs and area maps will be available at the entrances and in the information booth. A raffle offering works of participating artists will be held on Sunday; winners need not be present. No pets are permitted on Festival site.