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Fine Arts Festival of Manatee County

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Fine Arts Festival of Manatee County

ArtCenter Manatee presents our second annual fine arts festival held at Wares Creek in downtown Bradenton. This is a two-day juried outdoor festival.


February 25, 2017, 10-5pm and February 26, 2017, 10-4pm

Featuring regional and national award winning artists, artist demos, music, food vendors with seating, and much more. The Festival attracts art lovers of all kinds. No Admission and parking is free – all are welcome. The proceeds of the Festival benefit ArtCenter Manatee’s education and out reach programs.


Jazzy Ladies Fashion Show & Lunch

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January 21, 2017
Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club

Bring all your friends to the fashion show of the season. Enjoy a gourmet lunch at the beautiful Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club. See the latest fashions by J. Jill. Live Jazz. Cash Bar. Support ArtCenter Manatee by shopping locally handcrafted wearable art.

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A fundraiser for ArtCenter Manatee

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Fine Arts Festival of Manatee County

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Sunday February 28, 2016 10-4pm

Congratulations to the winners!

Awards were given in each of the classes of entry along with a Best of Show.

Best of Show: Aileen Lampman, Jewelry

Fine Craft: 1st, Daniel MeKenna, Stained Glass. 2nd, Tom Derrough, Wood. 3rd, Mary Lou Babich, Fiber

Jewelry: 1st Deborah Barnes. 2nd, Lorri Mason. 3rd, Barbara Boyce

Painting: 1st, Dorothy Gaziano. 2nd, Kathleen Green. 3rd, B. Batchelder

Photography: 1st, Steven Nesius. 2nd, Earl Vandygriff. 3rd, Robin Rebeck

Pottery: 1st, Geoff Walsh

Sculpture: 1st, Eric Moore. 2nd, John Cheer. 3rd, Leland Williams


An Intimate Evening with Mary Whyte

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