Things to Do: Occasion for the Arts in Williamsburg, VA

An Occasion for the Arts brightens the streets around Colonial Williamsburg with a day-long celebration of Fine Arts and Fine Crafts, a diverse collection of paintings, sculptures, fabrics, jewelry, and photographs combined with music and food to create what was in 2009 voted the areas top event. The juried art show brings the work of talented fine artists, local youth artists, and lively performing artists together for an exciting day of youth and family activities.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

An Occasion For The Arts Celebrates…

7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Plein Air” Artists painting in the Historic Area & Merchants Square  details
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Colonial Williamsburg Historic Trades Complimentary Sampling  details
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Contemporary Artisans demonstrations on the lawn details
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Colonial Williamsburg Museums free entry
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. “Plein Air” Artist “Show and Sell” on Duke of Gloucester  details

Williamsburg Symphonia…  details

“Music Under the Stars” concert on Merchants Square
6:00 p.m. Me & JO, Voice and Guitar Duo
7:00 p.m. John Pizzarelli, Jazz Guitarist, with the Symphonia, under the direction of Janna Hymes

Sunday, October 3, 2010

An Occasion For The Arts –

Our Premier Art Show and Music Festival

Art Show information and event schedules for Sunday

10:00 a. m. Colonial Williamsburg Fifes & Drums open the art show
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Exhibiting artists display and sell their artwork
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Performing Artists entertain at 5 stages
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Youth Art Exhibit and Activities

Partner’s Events

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Virginia Chef’s Association presents The Art of Food details
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Blue Talon Bistro presents An Occasion for Wine details
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Colonial Williamsburg Historic Trades Complimentary Sampling details
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Colonial Williamsburg Museums free entry

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