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WEST STREET ART FESTIVAL
Sunday, September 22
11 AM to 4 PM | FREE
Join us for our first annual family celebration of art! This inaugural event coincides with the last day of Peace Week Delaware and as a vibrant part of the Wilmington Riverfront community, we have partnered with neighboring non-profits such as the Delaware Children's Museum and the Delaware Theatre Company to bring a day full of fun workshops, activities, food, entertainment, and art for guests of all ages.
Event Highlights Include:
- Spaceboy Clothing: On-site screen printing of West Street Art Festival Totes
- Monet Le’Mon: Chalk walk project that weaves from The Delaware Contemporary to the Delaware Children’s Museum (weather permitting)
- Spoken word and musical entertainment will be performed throughout the day by Mir On Air, Saxophone & Lester London, Ms. WeCare, Poetic Prodigy, and You Know The Vibes
- Food trucks: Outlandish Food Truck and MooMobile by University of Delaware Creamery
- Art-making Workshops: mask-making, photography, and sculpture
- Delaware Pacem in Terris Visionary Peace Youth Art exhibition
- Improv drama performances and activities by the Delaware Theatre Company
- Additional ticketed obstacle course, slide, interactive games and activities
BECOME A VENDOR!
We are accepting vendor applications for The West Street Art Festival! Take advantage of this great opportunity to display and sell your work at this fun-filled event! *Family friendly work is encouraged.
Application Deadline: August 1 by 5 PM
APPLY NOW: decontemporary.org/application-fees/west-street-art-festival-vendor-application-fee
BECOME A SPONSOR!
We would be honored if you joined us to celebrate art on the Riverfront through an event sponsorship. This event is designed to highlight Riverfront Wilmington as a vibrant, one-stop destination for families while continuing our longstanding work to foster the creativity of area youth and build a welcoming venue for art lovers and art learners alike. Sponsoring this event is one of many ways to show that you care about the powerful role art and creativity play in our community with custom benefits and privileges available in recognition of your generosity.
SEE SPONSORSHIP LEVELS AND BENEFITS: decontemporary.org/event-sponsorship-opportunities
Thank you to our partners and sponsors supporting this event!
Currie Hair Skin & Nails Riverfront, Delaware Children's Museum and the Delaware Theatre Company
The Delaware Contemporary
New Castle County
We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.