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Mesa Arts Festival at Mesa Arts Center

Mesa Arts Center’s free annual arts festival will feature original works of art for sale from local, regional and national artists in various mediums, live entertainment showcasing local and national talent on three stages, live artist demonstrations, a family activity area and an array of culinary delights, December 8 and 9, 2018. Parking and admission are free and festival hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. The festive event invites people of all ages to get in the holiday spirit, accomplish some Christmas shopping with unique gifts and do it all while enjoying art and entertainment. 

Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum’s five gallery spaces will be open, as well as The Store, where original art created by local artists will be displayed for purchase. Artist demonstrations in ceramics, enameling, flameworking, glass blowing, blacksmithing, jewelry making, drawing, painting and printmaking will take place at various times throughout the festival, and festival-goers will be able to try their hand at many of the classes offered at Mesa Arts Center.

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