Northville Arts and Acts festival to return for 10th year
May 9, 2019 PLYMOUTH EAGLE.
Plymouth Michigan News
The largest Arts and Acts Festival in the 10 year history of the event will return to historic downtown Northville June 22, 22, and 23. This year, the festival will and vendors during the weekend of arts, crafts, theater, literature, music, food and entertainment. With many restaurants, shops, and landmarks along the festival path, visitors will also find an abundance of neighborhood venues to visit between viewing the vast display of arts.
“We have had an incredible response by artists and the community to the festival return to downtown Northivlle. This year will be bigger and more diverse than past years, with more than 45 returning exhibitors artists and 85 new artists and vendors. We hope to attract upwards of 25,000 visitors over the week-end,” said Alexandra Teicher, festival coordinator.
After a one-year collaboration with Northville Township, the 2019 Arts and Acts Festival will be located on Main and Center streets in downtown Northville where it began a decade ago. The festival will open from 3-8 p.m. Friday, June 21; from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, June 22 and from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 23.
The festival will include the Art in the Sun Juried Fine Art Fair; Makers Mart of Northville; Young Artist Juried Art Fair; Northville Art House Chalk Festival; Short on Words Literary Contest; live model portrait drawing and painting; children’s art activities and musical entertainment.
Arts and Acts brings together the community to celebrate the imagination, talent, art and cultural diversity of artists through- out the country. The festival is a completely free event to attend with food, drink, shopping, contests, and entertainment for visitors to experience. The festival is presented by the Northville Art House with the proceeds designated for public art exhibition and art education programs and services in Northville and the surrounding communities.
For more festival information, visit: northvillearthouse.org.
Arts and Acts Festival sponsors this year include Michigan Landscape Design Services, The Knickerbocker Group of Raymond James, Leaf Filter, Home Pro USA, Mike Miller Building Co., Renewal by Anderson, Raymond James & Associates, and WindowPro.