Free Art Festival in OP

The Orange Park Art Festival will take place February 9-10 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days, with free admission and free parking. Dozens of artists and craftspeople will be showing and selling their wares at the juried show, plus food vendors and performing musicians will be on hand.  The event takes place at the corner of Wells Road… Read more »


Fun for $1 at Mandarin Arts Festival

The region’s oldest arts and crafts festival, the Mandarin Arts Festival, goes on Easter/Passover weekend, April 7-8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  More than 100 artists and crafters will be onsite under the oaks at Mandarin Community Club on Mandarin Road.  Admission is $1 which goes to the upkeep of a 140-year-old cabin built by Harriet Beecher Stowe and… Read more »

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Free Fine Arts Festival

The Jacksonville Fine Arts Festival will be held March 24 and 25 in Boone Park in Avondale.  The festival is both juried competition and public arts sale, with handcrafted pieces in wood, ceramics, digital media, metals, paintings and other media available. Come to shop or browse. There’s free parking in the area, as well as parking at Florida State College… Read more »