(ähts): The Boston Arts Festival is designed to launch Boston's arts season. The free festival is a showcase of more than 40-juried visual artists who exhibit and sell one-of-a-kind and limited edition works of art including paintings, sculpture, ceramics, pottery, jewelry, fine glasswork, woodwork, mixed media, and photography. The visual arts are complemented by a performing arts & interactive arts program. Past performing arts groups include Boston Ballet, Blue Man Group, Boston Lyric Opera, and larger music groups Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Mean Creak and Gentlemen Hall.
The Boston Arts Festival is free this weekend at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park in the North End with The Moth, Thalia Zedek Band, Shaw Pong, OrigiNation, the ear1 Project, Nick Flynn, UP Truck, Los Rumberso de Boston, City Stage Co., Diablo Glass, Pat Falco, Grey Season, Boston Paper Collective, J Hoard and the Greenhouse People, Isis Lune, Cornell Coley, and much more! RSVP at http://bit.ly/ahts2014