14th Annual Festival of the Arts - May 20th

14th Annual Festival of the Arts - May 20th

16 May 2017 | Published in: District News

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The 14th Annual Upper Darby Festival of the Arts 2017 

The mission of our Annual Upper Darby Arts Fest is to provide a Free and open venue for Families and Friends to share in the incredibly creative, innovative, and joyful celebration of the amazing art, created by the children of our community. Once again, we will be joining with the Brad Schoener Music Festival, inspired by the legacy of our dear friend and colleague Brad Schoener, with live music on three stages, including a Coffee House venue for poetry.

The 14th Annual Arts Fest will include:

  • Artwork made by the students of UDSD
  • National Art Honor Society and Art Club Student gallery
  • Legacy Painting Project by UDHS Alumni
  • Art Boutique, selling student made crafts / nominal fees
  • Face Painting and Henna Tattoos in several locations
  • Ceramic Demonstrations including Throwing on the Wheel
  • Empty Bowls fundraiser for our local food Cupboard
  • Culinary Café- featuring inexpensive snacks and Ethnic Foods

Events include:

  • Junk to Funk Fashion Show at 11:00 in PAC
  • Poetry Slam in the Coffee House at 12:00
  • Pre-School Lab providing engaging activities for toddlers 
  • CPR Training courtesy of Family and Consumer Science
  • Faculty Art Exhibit
  • Horticulture Exhibits and plant sales
  • NEHS will be painting murals and have a bookmark activity
  • World Languages will be providing an activity
  • Art workshops for all ages

-ALL while experiencing the amazing sights and sounds of the talented musicians, adults and students of Upper Darby

and beyond… and so much more!

Mark your calendars for Saturday May 20th, starting at 10:00 am at Upper Darby High School! It’s sure to be the event of the season!!

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