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Blending world-class art with the beauty of the Susquehanna River, Artsfest brings together artists and community members from around the region and the country. Held annually in Riverfront Park in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Artsfest features over 250 exceptional, juried artists and craftsmen from across the United States and Canada.

Hand-crafted works will be available for sale in sixteen different categories, including ceramics, digital, drawing, fiber(decorative and wearable), furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and wood.

This FREE festival attracts over 40,000 visitors over the 3-day weekend with individuals and families from local communities, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, MD, Washington D.C.,  New York and more, annually to the Greater Harrisburg Area.

The festival includes an entertainment stage where original musicians preform all three days. Featuring the best of regional scholastic bands, exciting emerging original bands and additional performers by the Central PA Friends of Jazz, hosted by Steve Rudolph. Artsfest is also home of Kidsfest and FilmFest. These events allow the festival to be both family friendly and attractive to a unique audience of independent film fans.

As the largest festival in the Harrisburg region, Artsfest has been the winner of six Harrisburg Magazine’s “Simply the Best” Awards and honored as one of Sunshine Magazine’s Top 13 Festivals.

Interested in applying for the 50th Annual Artsfest of Greater Harrisburg?
May 27 – 29, 2017, at Riverfront Park

Artsfest of Greater Harrisburg will return for its 50th year over Memorial Day weekend in 2017. The three-day outdoor celebration features an artist market of 250 artists displaying fine art and fine craft, a Film Fest, a Kids Fest, and 3 stages of continuous entertainment.
* Beautiful Riverfront Park with a full view of the Susquehanna River

* 10′ x 10′ booth spaces, double & corner booths available

* Booth Sitters

* Free offsite parking (daily and overnight)

* Free coffee tent every morning

* 24-hour Security

If you have any questions please email the Program Director, Jamie Jastrzembski, at jamie@jumpstreet.org


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Ever thought about having your business or organization sponsor Artsfest?

To learn more about the benefits please refer to our sponsorship packet.


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