Welcome to Allen Arts Festival 2018!
Located just 20 miles north from Dallas, Allen offers the best of all experiences. With 4 premier shopping destinations, 200 restaurants, 7000 – seat arena attracting top national entertainment, award winning golf course, nearly 800 acres of developed park land, and nearly 50 miles of hiking and nature trails, Allen is the perfect place to visit.
The Allen Arts Festival is an annual event that always takes place the 2nd weekend of May, rain or shine. It is usually the Mother’s Day weekend. This family friendly arts festival features juried artwork from fine visual artists from all over the country, and has been a staple in Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm in Allen for the last 9 years. 2018 featured 60 artists showcasing their work in diverse categories. Parking and admission is free.
All Performances will be on the Main Stage by the Green
FRIDAY, MAY 11
4:00-6:00pm Allen High School Jazz Band
7:00-9:00pm Counterfeit Radio
SATURDAY, MAY 12
SUNDAY, MAY 13
noon – 2:00pm TBA
2:00 – 5:00pm Spring Creek Jazz
(1) Locations: In front of Froggs Cafe and on the Green
F R I D A Y
4:00pm – 8:00pm: Make Tissue Paper Art – flowers and butterflies – with Young Men’s Service League of Allen
S A T U R D A Y
10:00 am – 4:00 pm: Participate in diverse art activities with the Allen High School Art Honor Society
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Make popsicle stick bookmarks, simple origami, and an electric tea light craft with Love & Art Club
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Teddy Bear Picnic Art Activity with the ALLen Reads
S U N D A Y
12:00 pm – 5:00pm: Make Tissue Paper Art – flowers and butterflies – with the Young Men’s Service League of Allen
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Musical Instrument Petting Zoo – hosted by the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra and Symphony Chorus
Questions? Please don’t hesitate to call the Allen Arts Alliance at (972) 727-7272 if you have any questions, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The office is open Monday – Friday, from 9 am to 1 pm.