The 48th Annual Lake Wales Arts Festival 2019 presented by Citizens Bank & Trust is the premier event to attend. Centrally located in the Heartland of Florida the more than 100+ participants compete for more than $22,000. The competition is fierce!
Saturday (2/23/19), 10am to 5pm
Sunday (2/24/19), 10am to 4pm
This is a 47-year-old tradition of unique, quality works of art by fine artists and artisans from around the world. Hosted by the Lake Wales Arts Council, the history and the diversity of this critically acclaimed two-day Festival attracts thousands of people each year eager to purchase original, one-of-a-kind works of art. Price points for every level of collector or eclectic lover of precious & unique collectables.
A sampling of categories:
Clay & Porcelain
Drawing & Pastels
Graphics & Print Making
Painting (oil and acrylic)
Live entertainment all weekend and a variety of delicious food will be available. A family event to be treasured for years. Welcome to a vibrant cultural arts destination held in the scenic outdoors on the shores of Lake Wailes. Conveniently located only minutes away from Tampa, Orlando, Melbourne, & Vero Beach.
The annual ART-B-Que Kickoff Party starts it all on Friday, February 22nd. Admission tickets are required for this Special Event: $15 for adults, $10 for students. Purchase your ticket(s) early as this Special Event traditionally sells out year after year. ART-B-Que Kickoff Party advance ticket sales; (863) 676-8426 or
Free Parking, RV’s Welcomed
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