Cambridge Arts Festival
June 5th, 2010
It's Free–– It's Fun–– It's Family-Friendly
The Cambridge Arts Festival is celebrating its 15th year of offering local artists the opportunity to showcase their works in a variety of genres. Cambridge and its outlying areas are encouraged and welcome to take part in this interactive festival and take part in the workshops, demonstrations and hands-on activities.
About the Festival
On June 5th from 10 am until 10 pm in and around Cambridge City Hall, Civic Square and the Centre for the Arts
Check out our website for a complete list of the 90 artists we have this year and links to the participating artists websites at www.cambridgeartsfestival.com
The Children’s Area runs until 8:15 pm and kids of all ages can create their own works of art (check out the CAF website for scheduled crafts
The Music Stage will run all day long offering a wide variety of musical genres and topping off the evening with our headliner "Two Crown King"
The Performance Stage offers a mixture of music, dance, performances and workshops
At Petty Place the Literary Stage runs until 5 pm and everyone can listen to the prize-winning pieces from our Word Up Poetry Contest winners, as well as readers, entertainers and storytellers from an array of literary disciplines
Word Up is back! Choose a word, any word. Word Up is an interactive and public display of evolving poetic creativity.
Visual Artists are located throughout the Festival site and offer Festival-goers not only the opportunity to see their works but also watch the works in progress. They will also have the chance to purchase some of the works being displayed.
Our Culinary Artists will offer you the chance to taste the difference between art and food offering everything from cupcakes to organic foods
Installation Art is back and you can, once again, help create a piece of artwork.
Major Sponsors this year include: City of Cambridge, Spun Turtle, Artech Communications Inc, World of Water, The Loop, Investors Group, ECHO, Boston Pizza, Tweed Graphic Design, Cambridge Centre for the Arts, Enchanted Castle, Wyndham Art Supplies, Café 13, Cambridge Times, Queen’s Square Fine Art, Towcon Holdings Ltd. For a complete list of sponsors, please go to our website.