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20th Annual Quincy ArtsFest 2017

Sponsors by: Mayor Thomas P. Koch and The City of Quincy

 

Saturday, September 16, 2017 and Sunday, September 17, 2017

Adams Field: 1 Merrymount Parkway ~ Quincy, MA


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Jimmy Hui, President/Chief Executive Officer at The Jimmy Hui Foundation office is very pleased to announce that Mayor Thomas P. Koch and The City of Quincy are cordially inviting you to come and attend the 20th Annual Quincy ArtsFest sponsored by: Quincy Access Television, Quincy Art Association, Quincy Park Department and Quincy Recreation Department begins on the weekend: Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. -- 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. -- 4:00 p.m. at Adams Field: 1 Merrymount Parkway, Quincy, MA.

 

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The ArtsFest is our signature event and it is by far one of the best family oriented art shows in and around Boston and the South Shore. The ArtsFest is held the 3rd week in September at Adams Field, Quincy. Artwork is available for purchase. The ArtsFest offers a juried and members’ show featuring over 500 pieces of artwork and photography presented by some of the most talented artists in the area. 

 

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Our juried photography show boasts black & white, color, digitally altered, and digitally painted photographs. Our photography exhibit features many fine photographers, including members of the South Shore Camera Club. The new category, Fabulous Fakes will be an exciting added attraction this year! The ArtsFest presents two days of entertainment. Crafters are welcome. Our Young Artist show is one of the most popular exhibits for young artists around the South Shore. The exhibit features work from children in grades K – 12.

 

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For one weekend each year, the ArtsFest transforms the grounds of Merrymount Park into an artistic hub complete with artwork, live entertainment and crafters and children's activities that has become an autumn highlights for many Quincy families. Last year's display boasted more than 400 entries from the finest artists and photographers from the South Shore and Greater Boston area.

 

For more information about the Quincy ArtsFest, please contact Quincy Art Association can be reached at (617) 770-2482 or visit their official website at: www.quincyartma.org or contact Paul Doherty, Program Manager at Quincy Park Department at (617) 376-1251 or e-mail: pdoherty@quincyma.gov with any questions or concerns.