Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: September 17 to 18, 2016

 

Annual Arts and Crafts Festival at Fallasburg Park, Lowell, MI, September 17 - 18

 

 

Lowell, Michigan, August 25, 2016 - The LowellArts Fallasburg Festival for the Arts 2016 is September 17 and 18, 10am-5pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Now in its 48th year, the two-day festival includes 100 fine art and fine crafts booths, timeless craft demonstrations, live music, children’s activities, and food booths. Admission is free. The event is located at Fallasburg Park, 1124 Fallasburg Park Drive, Lowell, MI, 49331.
 
Artist booths are juried and a broad range of different mediums are represented including jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, glass, fiber, mixed media, wood, painting, drawing, photography, floral, basketry, print-making, and more.
 
Demonstrators of traditional crafts are located in the pavilion. Visitors of all ages are invited to watch the artisans at work. Demonstrations include: blacksmithing, calligraphy, fly tying, leather craft, origami, quilting, wood carving, weaving, and more. 
 
Musical entertainment is held on an outdoor stage both days of the event. An enclosed Children's Area provides children the opportunity to decorate and take home a pumpkin. Food booths offer an array of fall-inspired and festival foods, offered by local community organizations. Visitors are invited to purchase raffle tickets to win one of over 90 artist-made items donated by festival artists or the grand prize quilt created for the event. Annual attendance estimates are 25,000.
 
Fallasburg Park is located off Lincoln Lake Road north of downtown Lowell at 1124 Fallasburg Park Drive, Lowell, MI, 49331. Lowell is located 14 miles east of Grand Rapids and 1-hour from Lake Michigan and Lansing.
 
For more information, contact LowellArts at (616) 897-8545, e-mail 
info@lowellartsmi.org or visit www.lowellartsmi.org.

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Janet Teunis

Email: janet@lowellartsmi.org

Phone: (616) 897-8545

Lowellarts

Lowell, Michigan

Web: www.lowellartsmi.org

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Fallasburg Festival for the Arts

Event Date: September 17 to 18, 2016

Event Time: 10am-5pm

Event Location: Fallasburg Park, 1124 Fallasburg Park Drive, Lowell, Mi, 49331

Admission: Free

Web: www.lowellartsmi.org

Contact: Janet Teunis, janet@lowellartsmi.org, (616) 897-8545

Description: The LowellArts Fallasburg Festival for the Arts 2016 is September 17 and 18, 10am-5pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Now in its 48th year, the two-day festival includes 100 fine art and fine crafts booths, timeless craft demonstrations, live music, children’s activities, and food booths. Admission is free. The event is located at Fallasburg Park, 1124 Fallasburg Park Drive, Lowell, MI, 49331. Artist booths are juried and a broad range of different mediums are represented including jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, glass, fiber, mixed media, wood, painting, drawing, photography, floral, basketry, print-making, and more. Demonstrators of traditional crafts are located in the pavilion. Visitors of all ages are invited to watch the artisans at work. Demonstrations include: blacksmithing, calligraphy, fly tying, leather craft, origami, quilting, wood carving, weaving, and more. 

 


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