The Marblehead Festival of Arts is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation registered in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. this community organization is funded solely on fundraising events and donations to fund its operations.
Our Mission is to promote and foster the arts in Marblehead and surrounding communities
Founded in 1962, the Marblehead Festival of Arts has a rich history of producing a premier summer arts festival that has become a unique forum for artistic expression over its 50+ years of operation. The Festival operates throughout the year with seasonal events, fundraising and planning for our signature festival over the July 4th.
The July Festival hosts a wide range of art exhibits, outdoor music concerts overlooking Marblehead Harbor, the Film Festival, the Street Festival, the Children’s Festival, Artisans’ Marketplace and many other cultural activities designed to provide a fun and enriching experience for the entire family.
Marblehead Festival of Arts Supporting Our Creative Community for Over 50 YearsSchedule of EventsJune 29, 20189 AM - 5 PM : Painting the Town6-8 PM : Exhibit Awards Presentation/Reception at Abbot Hall6-8 PM : Exhibits PreviewExhibit Locations In Mar…Read More »
The bright blur of dancing hats and twinkling champagne filled glasses from last week’s Champagne Reception remain a pleasant memory, but as they say the “show must go on”. The ribbons and awards are set to go for Friday ni…Read More »
ScheduleJune 30, 2016Painting the TownArtists painting at various locations around town - 9:30 am - 5:00 pmArt Exhibit Awards PresentationAbbot Hall Upper Grounds 6:00 -7:00 pm7:00 - 8:00 pm : Art Exhibit PreviewsAll Exhibit LocationsCrafts, Painting…Read More »