Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: July 12-13, 2014

 

9th Annual Wedgwood Art Festival, Seattle's Local Fine Art Event, July 12-13

 

 

Seattle, Washington, June 11, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - The 9th annual Wedgwood Art Festival has become a Northeast Seattle summer highlight. This free fine art festival is an extravaganza of art, music, food, puppet shows and children’s activities. It takes place at the corner of 35th Ave NE and NE 89th St on July 12th & 13th from 10am – 5pm.

 

The juried art fair, with an emphasis on local artists, is the largest to date including returning favorites and many new artists. Choose a new painting, print or photograph for that bare space on your wall. Pick out some jewelry for an evening out, or a new ceramic mug for your morning coffee. Enjoy a full musical line-up with festival newcomers and nationally touring Ian Mcferon and Alisa Minor, Sweet Wednesday, and returning favorites Cherie Blues, Cocoloco, Yaamba, and three more local musical acts.

 

For kids, there are art activity stations to visit courtesy of Roaring Mouse Studio, face painting, and Thistle Theater will perform a different puppet show each day. Get  your photo taken with firefighters from Seattle Fire Engine #40. Enjoy a tasty lunch or snack by visiting a number of food vendors including Athena’s, Veraci Pizza, Patty Pan Grill, Half Pint Homemade Ice Cream and more.

 

The event sponsors include QFC, Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs, Our Lady of the Lake, HomeStreet Bank, US Bank, Rxtra Care Pharmacy, Johnson’s Auto Repair and others listed on the festival website. 

 

More information can be found at: http://wedgwoodfestival.com
 
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 Contact & Media Visits  

 

Media Contact: Alex Strazzanti

Email: wafestival@gmail.com

Phone: (206) 898-5014

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists with a firm assignment only.

 

Wedgwood Art Festival

3520 NE 89th St, Seattle, Washington, 98115

Web: www.wedgwoodfestival.com 

 

 Condensed Version  

 

Washington, Seattle, Event Date: July 12-13

The 9th annual Wedgwood Art Festival has become a Northeast Seattle summer highlight. This free fine art festival is an extravaganza of art, music, food, puppet shows and children’s activities. It takes place at the corner of 35th Ave NE and NE 89th St on July 12th & 13th from 10am – 5pm. The juried art fair, with an emphasis on local artists, is the largest to date including returning favorites and many new artists. Choose a new painting, print or photograph for that bare space on your wall. Pick out some jewelry for an evening out, or a new ceramic mug for your morning coffee. Enjoy a full musical line-up with festival newcomers and nationally touring Ian Mcferon and Alisa Minor, Sweet Wednesday, and returning favorites Cherie Blues, Cocoloco, Yaamba, and three more local musical acts. For kids, there are art activity stations to visit courtesy of Roaring Mouse Studio, face painting, and Thistle Theater will perform a different puppet show each day. More information can be found at: http://wedgwoodfestival.com

 

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