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ARTI GRAS…FINE ARTS FESTIVAL… FEBRUARY 16, 17, and 18, 2013… ABACOA TOWN CENTER

Posted by Lorea Thomson on Saturday, January 19th, 2013 at 6:43pm.

Jupiter's Arti Gras!

Sunshine Artist Magazine has nationally recognized the Town of Jupiter’s very own fine arts festival, better known as “ARTI GRAS”.  The publication is one that brings you a comprehensive list of the best art and craft shows throughout the United States and Canada.  Thousands of shows are submitted for consideration. Jupiter, Florida’s “ARTI GRAS” Fine Arts Festival ranked #56 in the top 200! www.sunshineartist.com 

Located in the Abacoa Town Center the 27th annual ARTI GRAS Fine Arts Festival will “showcase a juried exhibition of outstanding fine art and feature activities which include live entertainment, artist demonstrations, and interactive art activities for all ages, a youth competition, and the opportunity to meet more than 300 of the top artists from around the world.”  This year, the festival anticipates 150,000 guests over the three-day holiday (President’s Day) weekend period.

photo-103_1046Artist demonstrations will be on the hour every day by varying artists.  Learn how they apply their skills to create art through various media.  Opportunity for children to purchase their own creations and the proceeds benefit the Quantum House.  Young at Heart may take an art class, find “the artist within”, and enjoy a complimentary glass wine or just sit back and relax with a cold draft under an umbrella enjoying the live music.

Aside from the wonderful art, you cannot have a fantastic festival without great food and this one has it! “ARTI GRAS concessions offer something for everyone from the green market – fresh wraps and salads to hamburgers and hot dogs, and chicken and fries.  Don’t forget a taste of little Italy and Asian fusion, too!  Quench your thirst with Pepsi products, water bottles or adult libations. 

The Abacoa ARTI GRAS Fine Arts Festival is a must see for residents and visitors alike.  Directions, parking, and ticket information are available at www.artigras.org.  If you have, any questions about Abacoa contact the real estate specialists in Abacoa at Waterfront Properties and Club Communities at (561)746-7272.

 

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