February 15, 16, 17 in the Abacoa Town Center, of Jupiter, Florida “ArtiGras” the premier fine arts festival of the Palm Beaches rolls into town. Ranked as one of the top 50 art shows in the United States by ArtFairCalender, “ArtiGras” highlights a unique juried exhibition attracting over 100,000 people and 300 artists from all over the world. This is one of the top 50 outdoor fine arts festivals in the country and perfect for all ages.
The three-day event features 2.2 miles of art demonstrations, interactive art exhibits, live music and entertainment, kid’s area, food and drink, and a Tiny Treasures Art Boutique which proceeds benefit the Quantum House. If you have a child being treated in a nearby medical facility and need a place to stay in the area, Quantum House is here to help. They are located on the campus of The Children's Hospital at St. Mary's Medical Center. The Tiny Treasures Art Boutiques is full of artwork at kid friendly prices to expose children, and others, to the wonderful world of art, as well as help a worthy cause.
This is an art experience like no other! The Southeast Tourism Society has selected it as one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast. “Artist applications are received and reviewed by a panel of experts in the industry over the course of two-day intense evaluation system.” Mediums include ceramics, digital art, drawing and printmaking, emerging artists, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and wood.
Tickets may be purchased online www.artigras.org , The Gardens Mall, Roger Dean Stadium, The Maltz Jupiter Theater, or at local participating PNC Bank branches. Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the gate.