Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: December 10 to 11, 2016

 

29th Annual Winterfest Festival Fine Arts & Fine Crafts:  Art, Food, Music, Fun, Holmes Beach, FL, December 10 to 11

 

A portion of their sales contributes support for Scholarships for children and adults at the Art League.  Anna Maria Island Art League Inc. is a 501(c)(3) and has two Festivals a year, Winterfest 2nd weekend in December and Springfest 2nd weekend in March with 85% to 90% supporting the Art League.

 

 

Holmes Beach, Florida, December 2, 2016 - With artists presenting original works of art in all media, the 29th Annual Winterfest Festival Fine Arts & Fine Crafts Fest takes place December 10th and 11th, 5901 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217, at Holmes Beach City Hall Field. This is an Outdoor Event with Food Vendors offering BBQ, Fish, Crab, Chicken, Cheese Melts, Wraps and Hot Dogs to Lemonade and Ice Cream. Free Trolley Rides on island. Admission is free.

 

The event includes a Young at Art activity center sponsored by Edward E. & Lillian H. Bishop Foundation and awards of art supplies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place Young at Art children and youths Elementary to High School generously donated by Keeton’s Office & Art Supply. Activities may include Face Painting. A work of art is donated by each artist participating in the 29th Annual Winterfest Festival of Fine Arts/Fine Crafts for a drawing.  Local musicians will feature Drum Bunny – Howie Banfield & Scott Blum with Contemporary Beach Music 10:00 am to 1:00 pm followed by Anna Maria String Band with Bluegrass and Old Time Country music 1:00 am to 4:30 pm on Saturday the 10th. This popular Outdoor event is rounded out with Food Vendors offering BBQ, Fish, Crab, Chicken, Cheese Melts, Wraps and Hot Dogs to Lemonade and Ice Cream.

 

A portion of their sales contributes support for Scholarships for children and adults at the Art League.  Anna Maria Island Art League Inc. is a 501(c)(3) and has two Festivals a year, Winterfest 2nd weekend in December and Springfest 2nd weekend in March with 85% to 90% supporting the Art League.

 

Visit www.islandartleague.org or call 941-778-2099 or email artleaguefestivals@gmail.com
 
Saturday/Sunday - December 10th & 11th – 10 AM to 4:30 PM

 


           

 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Laura McGeary

Email: artleaguefestivals@gmail.com

Phone: (941) 704-3708

 

Anna Maria Island Art League, Inc.

Holmes Beach, Florida

Web: www.islandartleague.org

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: 29th Annual Winterfest Festival Fine Arts & Fine Crafts

Event Date: December 10 to 11, 2016

Event Time: Saturday/Sunday - December 10th & 11th – 10 AM to 4:30 PM

Event Location: 5901 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach Fl 34217

Admission: Free

Web: www.islandartleague.org

Contact: Laura McGeary, artleaguefestivals@gmail.com, (941) 704-3708

Description: With artists presenting original works of art in all media, the 29th Annual Winterfest Festival Fine Arts & Fine Crafts Fest takes place December 10th and 11th, 5901 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217, at Holmes Beach City Hall Field. This is an Outdoor Event with Food Vendors offering BBQ, Fish, Crab, Chicken, Cheese Melts, Wraps and Hot Dogs to Lemonade and Ice Cream. Free Trolley Rides on island. Admission is free.   The event includes a Young at Art activity center sponsored by Edward E. & Lillian H. Bishop Foundation and awards of art supplies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place Young at Art children and youths Elementary to High School generously donated by Keeton’s Office & Art Supply. Activities may include Face Painting. A work of art is donated by each artist participating in the 29th Annual Winterfest Festival of Fine Arts/Fine Crafts for a drawing.  Local musicians will feature Drum Bunny – Howie Banfield & Scott Blum with Contemporary Beach Music 10:00 am to 1:00 pm followed by Anna Maria String Band with Bluegrass and Old Time Country music 1:00 am to 4:30 pm on Saturday the 10th. This popular Outdoor event is rounded out with Food Vendors offering BBQ, Fish, Crab, Chicken, Cheese Melts, Wraps and Hot Dogs to Lemonade and Ice Cream.

 


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