News Release

Art Festival of Henderson Returns for Mother’s Day Weekend

Annual Event Features Fine Art, Kids’ Activities, Entertainment and Chalk Art
April 11, 2019

Henderson, Nev. – Mother’s Day weekend once again signals the return of a Henderson tradition. Art Festival of Henderson will be held from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday,
May 11 and Sunday, May 12, at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St., in the historic Water Street District. Admission is free and open to all ages. (Some activities may require paid admission.)

The juried art show will feature row upon row of select artisan and crafter booths, displaying and selling a variety of artwork including paintings, ceramics, jewelry, and photography. Event visitors will also enjoy live entertainment and food vendors.

Children will again be able to participate in a variety of arts and crafts activities when they visit the Imagination Station. Activities at the tent will be scheduled from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.

The popular Chalk Art Competition provides local artists with the opportunity to create colorful and complex chalk works of art on the Henderson Events Plaza. Artists of all ages are invited  to participate. Those selected will have the opportunity to paint the plaza using chalk pastels. Chalk art applications should be submitted by May 8.

The Art Festival of Henderson draws thousands of Henderson and Southern Nevada residents, as well as visitors from around the Southwest.

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