Arts Fest Beverly

Arts Fest is a free outdoor festival in downtown Beverly that’s fun for the whole family! Arts Fest will be held outside on August 21, 2021 from 10am – 4pm, rain or shine. Arts Fest includes more than 125 juried fine artists and crafters, free kids’ activities and food trucks. The event is free and open to the public.

Artists will be selling bags, candles, cards, pottery, children’s items, clothing, furniture, glass, home decor,  jewelry, paintings, photographs, prints, soap, vintage items and more. Artists come from all over Massachusetts and right here in Beverly, including some of your favorite artists from past events, and new emerging artists for you to discover. This is our 18th Arts Fest!

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Getting Here ( + )( - )

Street closing: Cabot Street will be closed from 7am-6pm from Judson Street to Bow Street. Downtown businesses will be open. Please be prepared for traffic delays.

Parking: Everyone must pay to park during Arts Fest. Pay to park at kiosks. Street parking is available on the section of Cabot Street that isn’t blocked off and along the side streets east and west of Cabot.  The lots have handicapped spaces. They are marked on the map. Parking info is here https://www.parkbeverly.com/.

Restrooms: Portable restrooms, including a handicap unit and handwashing station, will be located in the Pond Street parking lot behind The Cabot Lodge.

 

 

Arts Fest printable map

 

Applications ( + )( - )

Arts Fest 2021

We are still accepting sponsors for Arts Fest 2021  Sponsorship Application

If you would like to volunteer on August 21, please email Heather.

We are no longer accepting applications for artists, vendors or performers for Arts Fest Beverly on August 21, 2021.


Arts Fest 2022

If you would like to sign up to receive information about Arts Fest 2022, please complete our online form.

Arts Fest 2022 inquiries

 

Schedule ( + )( - )

Visit sponsor tents for fun giveaways, information and more!
• Beverly Main Streets
• Beverly Rotary Club (free t-shirt coloring activity for kids)
• Endicott College
• The Cabot Lodge
• YMCA of the North Shore
And more!

Entertainment

Wangari Fahari will be performing at 12pm at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square. The performance is sponsored by the Beverly Human Rights Committee. Wangari Fahari is a Kenyan-born American singer and humanitarian, performing Afro-Jazz and World music as a vehicle to bring positive change in our community and to the world at large. Wangari has worked with great mentors such as Miriam Makeba and mother of folk Joan Baez and is currently preparing to release new music focused on promoting children rights in Nairobi, Kenya. Her performance “The voice of Kenya” will be featuring modern jazz guitarist Paul Thibeault. Each song will be curated to inspire and uplift our community.

Free kids’ activities at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square
• Beverly Human Rights Committee
• Ellis Square Friends
• Green Beverly

Food trucks at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square
• Fancy’s Snoballs food truck
• Joe’s on a Roll food truck

Downtown restaurants on Cabot Street
• Amazing Pizza – located outside 273 Cabot Street
• City Eats Beverly – located inside 275 Cabot Street
• Sblended Nutrition Smoothie & Juice Bar – located inside 279 Cabot Street
• The Cabot – cold drinks and snacks available – see their recently renovated lobby!

Sponsors ( + )( - )

More sponsors coming soon!

 

 

City of Beverly

 

Beverly Crossing

 

 

 

 

Dunkin'

 

 

Glovsky

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Kind Sponsors
BevCam
Beverly Public Library
Flush Portable Restrooms
John Archer / Archer Insurance

Artists ( + )( - )

2021 Artists and Vendors:

*Downtown Beverly retailers are marked by an asterisk

A New Leaf*
Amanda Tulacz Illustration
Amyables Sea Glass
Aron Leaman Glass
Art by Picks
Awear
Bass River Woodworks
Beverly Bees
Beverly High School
Brianna Dawes Studio
c.curran.designs
Cave Studio Arts
Chikako Designs
cinder + salt
Clutch Towels
Copper Dog Books*
Custom Wood Works
Danvers Art Association
Darien Fortier | Jewelry + Goods
Design of Mine
Designs by HeidiB
drifter and bloom
E. Michael Miller Photography
Eight Acorns
Elissa Lincoln Art
Emma Paige Studio
Eric Sturtevant Illustrations
Evan Kasle
FERRUZZI DESIGN
French Press Candle Co.
Gordie Axtman Woodworking
Greekmadness
Half-n-the-Bag Insulated Wine Bags
Hammer & Stain North Shore*
Hastings Studio
Heavenly Cranes Jewelry
Hervor Soaps
Hojo Arts
IK Biojewelry
It’s a C-Sure Thing
James Polisky Silkscreen Art
JellyBeanReilly
Jennifer’s Handmade Soap
Jessibelle Studio
JLM Woodworking
JSA Goldsmiths
JudyPlankArt
K. Brann Studio
Kat Maus Haus Illustration & Design
Kim Ferreira
knottie purl
Kurt Einhaus Studio
Laurie Bogdan
Lavender & Mud
Linda Balek Art
Lindsay Behrens Fine Art
Live Edge Living
Lisa Page Pottery
Little Bear Illustration
Lush Industrial
M. G. Swindell
marcart
My Mini Maine
Nikki Filias
Northwood Naturals
Oceanside Sail Bags
Our Wilson House
Paintings by Joli Ayn Wood
Pero Pottery
Pinderella
Prunellas Workshop
Rachel Paxton
Salter’s Point Provisions
Sara Roizen Studio
Saunterloft- the art of Chelsea White
SC Studio
Seascape Creations
Sheryl Blackhills floorcloths
Simply Placed*
Soleil Furnishings
Soundtracks*
Soy Much Brighter Candle Co.*
StollenPieces
StorytellerJewelry
Studio Feron
Susan Dodge
Sylvia pearl art
Tamara Boston
Teesies
The Golden Hanger*
The Larcom Theatre*
Three Gingers Jerky
Upper Krust
Urban Kitchen Handmade
Wheelworks Pottery Jim Trudeau
WKND & Klay House*
Zooguu

AND MORE!

Please note – Artists, sites and schedules subject to change.
No outside solicitation of any kind is allowed at our events. Only vendors who are approved by Beverly Main Streets are allowed to sell or give away merchandise at Arts Fest. Events and vendors are subject to change.
By attending Arts Fest, you are authorizing Beverly Main Streets and our partners to potentially include you in photos/video. All photos/video are property of Beverly Main Streets and may be used to promote this & other events in the future. Please no bikes, skateboards, rollerblades, hover boards, unauthorized drones, etc.