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The Art Happening! at Pelham Art Center

The Art Happening!

The Art Happening is all-afternoon outdoor community art festival that brings together community members of all ages to create, witness, celebrate and support the arts in all forms. The festival will take place at Pelham Art Center on 3rd Street and the adjoining municipal lot. Admission includes access to all event activities and performances, which include: Creation Stations, all-day artmaking for all ages -LIVE Painting Competition -Special performance & dance workshop with Accent Dance NYC -DJ Stephen Byfield -Interactive & live artwork by Capucine Bourcart, Maria de Los Angeles, Kris Campbell, and more! Remember to enter the Pelham Art Center raffle & membership drive (get 3 months of membership free when you enroll at the Happening!), and check out the gallery while you're there! Live poetry, printmaking, balloon art

About Pelham Art Center

155 Fifth Ave

Pelham, NY

914-738-2525

  • Standard hours: Tuesday–Friday, 10–5 pm; Saturday, 10–4 pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: No
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • Pelham Art Center's mission is to provide the public with a place, the resources, and the opportunity to see, study, and experience the arts in a community setting. Currently serving more than 16,000 adults and children in Westchester County and parts of the Bronx by offering high-quality free and affordable art programs for children and adults year round, high quality art exhibitions and event space for birthdays and more. Pelham Art Center is committed to the belief that the public’s access to and participation in the arts strengthens communities and fosters life long engagement in the arts.


  • Parking: Paid
  • Nearest public transportation stop: Pelham train station
  • Play area: Indoor and Outdoor
  • Party room: Yes

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