The Buckhead Spring Arts and Crafts Festival is on Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12, 2013. The event takes place in Chastain Park located at 4469 Stella Drive in Atlanta. The festival hours on Saturday are from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, and Sunday’s hours are from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
The fourth annual festival will feature works from approximately 175 artists, and a majority of the artists are from Georgia. The outstanding local and regional artists will display and sell their work along the pathways of the park, and visitors will have the opportunity to view several artist demonstrations, as well. There will be a wide variety of fine arts and crafts, including work from: fine painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craft persons, glass blowers, jewelers, and more!
The festival will also have live music for guests to enjoy throughout the event. Several local musicians will have acoustic performances to entertain the crowds. Attendees can also participate in hands-on art activities, and there will also be representatives from local arts and cultural organizations providing information about their various activities and events.
A children’s area will have plenty of fun activities for the kids. There will be inflatables, sand art, and other exciting surprises to keep kids busy and entertained. Festival-goers will also enjoy tasty food and beverages from local vendors.