New Rochelle, NY 10801
Description: "ArtsFest" returns on Saturday and Sunday, September 28th and 29th, from 12:30-5pm each day. Reaching beyond New Rochelle's borders this year, the event will include venues in Pelham.
Among the weekend's highlights will be an antique car show, a behind-the-scenes tour of world-renowned pop artist Charles Fazzino's studio, free performances at the PAC House Theater, and a celebration of African dance and drums at Lincoln Park.
Organized by the New Rochelle Council on the Arts, ArtsFest highlights the variety of arts and arts venues in New Rochelle and Pelham, with art exhibits, programs and family-friendly activities at 26 venues. The weekend-long celebration will include art installations in traditional spaces, as well as downtown windows, tours of artist's studios, live music, great food, exciting performances, eclectic shopping, and a free "Culture Trolley," providing "hop on/hop off" transportation to the activities taking place in public and private cultural institutions.