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2015 Gasparilla Festival of the Arts is Free & Family-Friendly

Make it an art day with the family by attending theåÊRaymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts on Saturday, February 28th and Sunday, March 1st.

Curtis Hixon Park will be transformed into an outdoor museum filled with artistic pieces in a versatile range of mediums, from watercolor to wood, painting to printmaking.

Cost: Free

When: Saturday, February 28, 2015 fromåÊ9 a.m. ‰ÛÒ 6 p.m.
Sunday, March 1, 2015 fromåÊ10 a.m. ‰ÛÒ 5 p.m.

Location:
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park
600 N. Ashley Dr.
Tampa, FL 33602

This family-friendly event is free to attend. There will be live entertainment, and food on site. Make sure to check out the fun art activities and displays below:

Children‰Ûªs Activity Area
The Tampa Museum of Art will give children the opportunity to learn techniques from participating artists and create their own works of art. Kids will be able to paint, color, and draw in the children’s activity area.

Chalk Walk
The free chalk walk has been co-sponsored by Tampa Bay Business for Culture & Arts for the past 6 years. Come watch 10 artists bring art to life by using chalk to create beautiful masterpieces.

Carmada: Art’s Mobile Fleet
Come see a fleet of cars transformed into works of art through paint, sculptural embellishments and other creative art techniques.

For more information, visit gasparilla-arts.com