We made several suggestions of how to spend your Labor Day weekend in & outside Portland earlier today & Portland's Art In The Pearl festival is a great addition to that list. There will be over 100 artists, music all day and lots of food choices. Related: Our Portland Events List
From Art In The Pearl website:
Art In The PearlÃƒâ€š®, the annual arts festival, occurs every year on Labor Day weekend. This, our 14th annual festival will be September 4th to September 6th, 2010. Our 13th Annual show was a tremendous success. Thanks to all of of you who helped to make this a great year. This festival fills the Northwest Portland Park blocks with art, theater, music, and hands-on activities for people of all ages.
Art In The PearlÃƒâ€š® is a wonderful community event. Over one hundred artists show and sell work ranging from fine wooden furniture to beautiful paintings to photography, glass, clay, metal, jewelry, and much more! Art In The Pearl is ranked in the TOP 25 Fine Art events nationwide by the Art Fair Sourcebook. (download ArtFairSourcebook chart)
The new World Music Stage has a variety of music, and the education pavillion has hands-on art activities for children and adults. There is also delicious food for sale.
Things to see and do @ The 2010 Art In The Pearl Festival
- Over one hundred artists showing and selling their work
- A World Music Stage with a variety of music and theater
- An Education Pavillion featuring hands-on art activities for children and adults
- Delicious food to enjoy
Location and Date
Art In The Pearl, is located in the Northwest Park blocks, between W Burnside and NW Glisan at NW 8th Ave in Portland, Oregon. [Map] The dates are always on Labor Day weekend in early September (September 4th to September 6th, 2010). Hours are 10am to 6pm Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 5pm on Monday.
Labor Day weekend
10am to 6pm Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 5pm on Monday
Location: The Northwest Park blocks of Portland, Oregon, between W Burnside and NW Glisan at NW 8th Avenue.