Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 1/6/16
V.I.P. First Look and Sale Event on Friday, January 22, 2016
Two-Day Indoor Festival on Saturday and Sunday Features 80+ Artists, Food, Demonstrations, Live Music, Dance Performances and More
Atlanta, Georgia (January 6, 2016) – Join the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces (AFFPS) on Saturday, January 23 and Sunday, January 24, 2016, as they celebrate the third annual Callanwolde Arts Festival. The award-winning, two-day indoor festival is located in one of Atlanta’s most distinctive historic properties, the 27,000-square foot Callanwolde Mansion in Druid Hills, and features approximately 86 painters, photographers, sculptors, metalwork, glass artists, jewelers and more. The festival, which is open to all ages, will also offer artist demonstrations, live acoustic music, food trucks with healthy alternatives, and live music and dance performances. Admission is $5 at the door.
Art lovers are also invited to take advantage of the ticketed V.I.P. Preview Sales Party on Friday, January 22 from 6 to 9 p.m. Upon arrival, guests will be greeted are with a glass of wine to sip on as they stroll throughout the historic home and will be the first to view and shop the artwork showcased at this year’s festival. Guest are also invited to enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres while they mix and mingle with the artists and enjoy live acoustic music. Admission to the V.I.P. Preview Sales Party is $20 for ages 21 and up. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by visiting www.callanwolde.org.
Third Annual Callanwolde Arts Festival
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Rd., NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
Friday, January 22, 2016 from 6 to 9 p.m. – V.I.P. Preview Sales Party
Saturday, January 23, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, January 24, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Open to all ages.
Tickets can purchased in advance at: http://callanwolde.org/event/callanwolde-arts-festival-2/
For more information about the festival, please visit www.callanwolde.org.
About The Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces:
The Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces, LLC was established in 2005 to support the arts community by operating arts and craft events and festivals in the metro Atlanta, Georgia area. AFFPS was formed to create a way of integrating and encouraging both social interactions and the opportunity for individuals and businesses to obtain cross exposures in marketplaces that they may normally not have. Our festivals, events and markets enjoy diverse social and economic participants. All events are professionally managed and maintained to create a “destination” in which both public and private opportunities for economic growth can be explored. AFFPS works in partnership with the communities and cities in the metro Atlanta area to expand public access to art. For more information visit, www.affps.com.