Art and Crafts Festival Returns to Idaho

Ketchum, Idaho will host its annual art exhibition this August By: Sara Omidvar
The Sun Valley Center Arts & Crafts Festival returns for its 43rd year. // © 2011 Sun Valley Center for the Arts
The Sun Valley Center Arts & Crafts Festival returns for its 43rd year. // © 2011 Sun Valley Center for the Arts

The Details

Sun Valley Center for the Arts
www.sunvalleycenter.org

The 43rd annual Sun Valley Center Arts & Crafts Festival, a three-day outdoor exhibition of 130 artists from around the country, will feature paintings, photography, fiber, ceramic, metal, jewelry and woodwork. The event also includes artist demonstrations, live music and a children’s activity area. The musical performances, which will take place from noon until evening, range from acoustic rock, jazz, bluegrass and country.

Participating artists will be from around the country and Canada. The festival is Wood River Valley’s oldest non-profit educational arts event and supports the center’s mission to exhibit works of nationally recognized contemporary artists in museum-quality exhibitions. The event takes place at Atkinson Park in Ketchum, Idaho, from August 12 to 14 on Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

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