Welcome to Rejoice in Art!, Riviera UMC’s annual fine art fair and exhibition. We are pleased to present this dynamic art event open to the community, October 14-29, 2017.
Fine Art Fair, Oct. 14-15
Saturday and Sunday, experience our beautiful fine art fair featuring more than 30 artists in tents and booths, inside and outside, selling their artwork in a family-friendly, fun atmosphere. The fair also features free art demonstrations and classes, musical entertainment, food trucks, a homemade gifts/goods boutique, children’s art activities, opportunity drawings and more. Admission is free. Fair Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.
Dinner and Concert, Oct. 14
Following the art fair on Saturday, grab some dinner at one of the festival food trucks, dine on the patio, and stay for a free indoor musical concert, which begins at 6 p.m.
Juried Exhibition Thru Oct. 29
On Sunday, October 15 at 3 p.m., celebrate and view more than 90 original paintings on display at the public reception and awards ceremony for an exclusive juried fine art exhibition, “For the Beauty of the Earth,” featuring landscapes, seascapes and other subjects by local and national artists.
Following the awards, the public is invited to participate in an opportunity drawing, which includes original pieces of art donated by our community of artists. Opportunity tickets will be available throughout the weekend.
The public is invited to view these exceptional paintings during select gallery hours through October 29. Most of the artwork is available for purchase.
Artists interested in participating in the fair will be invited to register for available booth space.
Artists interested in entering the juried exhibition will have an opportunity to apply online.
Proceeds benefit Riviera UMC’s mission projects and its art and music programs. Riviera UMC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.