AP-banner Festival runs from April 28th thru May 7th, 2017

Arts & The Park is a 10-day celebration showcasing the work of the
vibrant arts community of
Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

 

Arts & The Park 2017 Scheduled Events and Activities

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All items marked with a $ are ticketed events or have a fee

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Thursday May 4

    9:00 AM Still Life – A Moment of Life Art Exhibit  Hosted by: HSACA, Emergent Arts, & Garland County Library  Type: Art Exhibit

$  10:00 AM Making A Still Life Print  Hosted by: Emergent Arts  Type: Workshop

    10:00 AM Fiber Artists At The Park  Hosted by: All Things Fiber  Type: Demonstration

    12:00 PM The Art of the Roast  Hosted by: Red Light Roastery  Type: Demonstration

$  2:00 PM Writers Critique Circle with Bud Kenny  Hosted by: HSACA, Garland County Library  Type: Workshop

    4:00 PM Dogtown Poetry On Demand  Hosted by: HSACA, Garland County Library  Type: Demonstration

    4:00 PM Meet Local Authors & Book Signing  Hosted by: Garland County Library, HSACA  Type: Book Signing Event

    5:30 PM Meet Kevin Kresse – A Professional Artist  Hosted by: HSACA  Type: Q&A

    5:30 PM Bluegrass Jam  Hosted by: Garland County Library  Type: Performance

$  6:00 PM Around the World with Craft Beer  Hosted by: Craft Beer Cellar – Hot Springs  Type: Demonstration

    6:30 PM Kevin Kresse– Art Process & Sculpture Demonstration  Hosted by: HSACA  Type: Demonstration

    7:00 PM Jazz Night at The Ohio Club  Hosted by: Hot Springs Jazz Society & The Ohio Club  Type: Performance

Friday May 5

    9:00 AM Still Life – A Moment of Life Art Exhibit  Hosted by: HSACA, Emergent Arts, & Garland County Library  Type: Art Exhibit

$  10:00 AM Portrait Drawing With Kevin Kresse  Hosted by: HSACA  Type: Workshop

    2:00 PM History of Jazz with Dr. John Leisenring: “Let It All Hang Out”  Hosted by: Garland County Library  Type: Lecture

$  3:00 PM The Art of Tea & Tea Cupping  Hosted by: Kollective Koffee & Tea  Type: Demonstration

    5:00 PM Cinco de Mayo at Gallery Walk  Hosted by: Pati Trippel & Pam Reeder, Artists Workshop Gallery  Type: Gallery Walk

    5:00 PM Photographic Exhibit – Jeremy Rodgers  Hosted by: Kollective Koffee+Team  Type: Exhibit

    5:00 PM Gallery Walk  Hosted by: Galleries  Type: Demonstration

    5:00 PM “Place Holders” Exhibit  Hosted by: Justus Fine Art Gallery  Type: Exhibit Opening

    5:00 PM Gallery Walk Pop-Up Exhibit – The Photography of Dax Ward  Hosted by: Render Creative Group/Hot Springs Hot Spots  Type: Exhibit

    5:30 PM Congressional Art Competition Reception  Hosted by: Congressman Bruce Westerman  Type: Reception

    7:30 PM “Conflict”  Hosted by: Pocket Community Theatre  Type: Performance

    8:00 PM Spa City Slam  Hosted by: Wednesday Night Poetry  Type: Competition

Saturday May 6

    9:00 AM Still Life – A Moment of Life Art Exhibit  Hosted by: HSACA, Emergent Arts, & Garland County Library  Type: Art Exhibit

    9:00 AM Chalk Walk – Sidewalk Chalk Competition  Hosted by: Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance & ??  Type: Competition

    10:00 AM Art Springs  Hosted by: Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance  Type: Festival

    11:00 AM The Poet is IN-2017  Hosted by: Wednesday Night Poetry  Type: Performance

    11:00 AM Journal Making for Youth and Children  Hosted by: Artists Workshop Gallery  Type: Workshop

    11:00 AM BaGar Productions – Story Time  Hosted by: Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance  Type: Performance

    11:30 AM Dr. Paul Tucker Poetry Prize  Hosted by: Poets Roundtable of Hot Springs  Type: Competition

    1:00 PM The Reluctant Dragon, an Arkansas Arts Children’s Theatre on Tour Production  Hosted by: The Garland County Library  Type: Performance

    1:00 PM Journal Making for Youth and Children  Hosted by: Artists Workshop Gallery  Type: Workshop

    2:00 PM Cutwell 4 Kids Free Art Painting Experience  Hosted by: Cutwell 4 Kids  Type: Workshop

    3:00 PM Blues in the Schools Workshop  Hosted by: Spa City Blues Society  Type: Workshop

    7:00 PM Arts & The Park Blues After Dark  Hosted by: Spa City Blues Society & Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance & ??  Type: Performance

Sunday May 7

    10:00 AM Art Springs  Hosted by: Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance  Type: Festival

    11:00 AM The Poet is IN-2017  Hosted by: Wednesday Night Poetry  Type: Performance

    11:00 AM BaGar Productions – Story Time  Hosted by: Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance  Type: Performance

    12:30 PM Still Life – A Moment of Life Art Exhibit  Hosted by: HSACA, Emergent Arts, & Garland County Library  Type: Art Exhibit

$  3:00 PM Hot Springs Concert Band Concert, Ice Cream Social and Silent Auction  Hosted by: The Hot Springs Concert Band  Type: Performance