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The American Red Cross Will be Helping Relief Efforts in Haiti this Weekend at the Delray Art Festival. Lets do our part to help the countless victims of the Haiti Earthquake disaster.  Howard Alan Events will be helping the American Red Cross raise money this weekend at the 21st Annual Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts .  Please stop by the American Red Cross Both to make a monetary [...]

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Artists Spotlight:  AJ Brockman A feature in the national magazine Sunshine Artist and a new commission from the City of West Palm Beach, South Florida’s AJ Brockman’s story is one to watch.  He is a digital painter and will be displaying his art work this weekend at the Hobe Sound Festival of the Arts.  Come by and meet the artist and learn more about his technique and inspirations. AJ Brockman [...]

11th Annual Downtown Venice Art Classic March 3rd & 4th, 2012 Saturday & Sunday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Free Admission West Venice Avenue in Downtown Venice, FL Marcus Thomas will be displaying his paintings at the Downtown Venice Art Classic. He also has a design entered in the Christmas at Biltmore Wine Label Contest.  Go to the Biltmore website today to vote for his design, Biltmore Winter.  Voting ends [...]

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Artists Generously Donate  $20,000  for the Festival Shopping Spree  Fundraiser Taking Place During the  6th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival – February 11 & 12  Howard Alan Events and Susan G. Komen for the Cure of Southwest Florida are working together during the upcoming 6th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival, February 11 – 12, to raise awareness for breast cancer.  Many participating artists have generously donated gift certificates for the [...]

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How do you make the perfect custom golf putter? Only someone like celebrated artist and inventor of the Precision Putter, David Fernandez, would know. In our first of a four-day blog series, we’re sharing with you how our Featured Artist for the Art Fest by the Sea in Jupiter/Juno Beach creates his one-of-a-kind custom golf putters from clay. As an avid golfer and an artist of 40 years, David Fernandez [...]

If you play golf, you already know that your putter is one of the most important, if not THE most important, tool in your collection. While your putter type depends on what you’re trying to accomplish in your game, the putter head can be custom made to be a unique representation of you as a golfer. Enter David Fernandez, innovative clay artist and our featured artist for this weekend’s Art [...]

This weekend, at the Art Fest by the Sea, hosted by the Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce, David Fernandez will be giving away one of these beautiful putters as part of the Featured Art Giveaway. There is no purchase necessary to enter, but you must be present at the festival for a chance to win. Just visit David’s booth at the Art Fest by the Sea in Jupiter/Juno [...]

All this week, we’ve been giving you the inside scoop on how David Fernandez creates his clay art putters. We’ve been going through each step while telling you a little bit about the Art Fest by the Sea in Jupiter/Juno Beach. This weekend’s art festival, hosted by the Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce, has become a two-day tradition to kick off spring in South Florida. David Fernandez is [...]

Are you following Howard Alan Events on Facebook? If you’re not, you are missing out on some great stuff! From posts about our shows and the people involved in them to inspirational quotes and fun, adorable pics, we do our best to keep the content in our Facebook, blog, and other social media communities fresh and interesting. Do you have any suggestions? Don’t be shy! Email us at info@artfestival.com and [...]

  This weekend is one of those weekends we love here at Howard Alan Events. Not only are we putting on one exciting outdoor juried art festival, we’re putting on two incredible shows. That means two opportunities this weekend for artists, crafters and patrons to meet each other and experience the unifying power of art together. What’s even more exciting for us is that we get to share one of [...]

Before we tell you about the exciting things going on this weekend, we have great news: WE HAVE REACHED 2,000 FOLLOWERS ON INSTAGRAM! Thank you so much to you, our Instagram Street Team, for being a part of this journey with us. We certainly could not have done it without YOU! Keep sharing your photos from our art festivals and using the festival tags so we can follow your experience [...]

It’s almost here!!! This week’s debut show in beautiful Marco Island is one of the spring festivals we’ve been looking forward to the most and man, are we excited to share news of it with the world! Our team has done a great job of spreading the news throughout social media and the Internet, but we need your help too! Be sure to share our Facebook posts about this show [...]

We’re fast approaching March — can you believe it??? We really hit the ground running this year with absolutely spectacular shows that have truly reinforced why Howard Alan Events is one of the premier art festival producers in the U.S. The best part? THIS IS ONLY THE BEGINNING! Up next, we’re heading to beautiful Stuart, Florida for the 24th Annual Downtown Stuart Art Festival, where we will gather with over [...]

I knew the title of this blog entry would make you want to read more! Well… next weekend (August 14th & 15th) we have a brand new show that will be in Park City, Utah… the RedStone Art Fair! We will be transforming the vibrant retail and dining district at RedStone into an outdoor art gallery. The RedStone Art Fair in Park City, August 14th & 15th, 2010, will delight [...]

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10th Annual Downtown Sarasota Art & Craft Festival March 24th & 25th, 2012 Saturday & Sunday 10 AM – 5 PM Free Admission Main Street from Lemon Ave to Selby Five Points Park in Downtown Sarasota Mark you calendars, the 10th Annual Downtown Sarasota Art & Craft Festival is scheduled to return to downtown Sarasota on March 24th & 25th, 2012 for another amazing show and we want you there. [...]

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May 29th & 30th This Memorial Day Weekend the 13th Annual Downtown Delray Beach Craft Festival is coming to the Delray Beach Tennis Center along Atlantic Avenue.    This craft festival is a top notch outdoor event featuring the unique and original work of the most talented crafters in the country.    From folk art, pottery, handmade jewelry and paintings, to personalized gifts, handmade clothing, scented soaps and body products, a [...]

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May 15th & 16th Don’t miss the summer’s most anticipated show!!!! This show is set up along Osceola Street in Stuart’s historic downtown area. This 13th year event brings together some of the best crafters in the nation with paintings, wooden sculptures, ceramics, one-of-a-kind jewelry, handmade baskets and much, much more. An expansive Green Market compliments the weekend with plants, orchids and homemade soaps.

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Main Street in Downtown Dunedin, Fl. January 9th & 10th, 2010 If Tampa is on your travel agenda this January, you can’t miss out on this great art event in the city’s most desirable suburb of Dunedin. It is here, a short drive from Tampa, north of Clearwater and St. Petersburg, and right on Florida’s beautiful Gulf coast.  With more than 100 privately owned shops, restaurants, bars & pubs, boutiques, [...]

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March 27th & 28th The splendor has been restored to the Annual San Marco Art Festival!! Patrons will get the opportunity to view some of the countries finest artwork ranging from exuberant sculpture, to precious jewels, and one of a kind paintings.Howard Alan Events is ecstatic to be back in one of it’s nicest venues and is looking forward to producing an art lovers dream come true in the Jacksonville. [...]

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Have you found mom that perfect gift for Mother’s Day this year?  Don’t know where to go shopping for that gift? Well come to Downtown Stuart on Osceola Street this weekend to the best craft festival in town!!! May 12th & 13th  Saturday & Sunday, 10am – 5pm Nestled on Osceola Street in picturesque Downtown Stuart, this show is a natural draw for tourists and locals alike! This is a gem of [...]

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This weekend (January 14th & 15th, 2012), Howard Alan Events is proud to present 15th Annual Downtown Dunedin Art Festival in Dunedin, Florida. The country’s top artists will converge upon Main Street in Downtown Dunedin for a celebration of the arts January 14 – 15, 2012.  These talented artists, selected among hundreds of applicants, will be displaying their finest work including their newest creations. Festivalgoers will have the opportunity to [...]

Saturday – Sunday, February 27 – 28, 2010 Osceola Blvd. in Stuart, Fl. Downtown Stuart Art Festival celebrates it’s 20th Anniversary!!! Over the years, this festival has established itself as one of the main art fairs in Martin County, just north of Palm Beach County in Stuart. The show is set up along Osceola Street in Stuart’s historic downtown area. This 20th-year event brings together some of the best artists [...]

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January 16th & 17th, 2010 Nance Park in Indialantic, Fl. The quaint, oceanfront town of Indialantic is the backdrop for this 20th Annual Art Festival held along the Atlantic Ocean off A1A. More than 100 of the nation’s finest artists, blending a perfect balance of well-known favorites and the latest names in the contemporary art scene, will converge on Nance Park for two memorable days. Nance Park offers direct access [...]

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January 16 & 17, 2010 Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach It doesn’t get any better than this! The sand…the sea…and one of the top fine art festivals in the country. This Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts, is consistently ranked as one of the best art affairs in the U.S. by Sunshine Artist Magazine.  This show blends long-time favorites with the most buzz-worthy names on the contemporary arts [...]

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April 10th & 11th Planning a trip to Tampa, or nearby St. Petersburg?  Put this event on your list of things to do. Tampa’s trendy downtown area of Hyde Park Village with brick courtyards, fountains and tree-lined streets is the perfect backdrop for a fine outdoor festival such as the 21st Annual Hyde Park Village Art Fair. Life-size sculptures, spectacular paintings, one-of-a-kind jewels, photography, ceramics, and much more make for [...]

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Saturday & Sunday, March 06 – 07, 2010 Las Olas Blvd. in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl Ft. Lauderdale’s Las Olas Boulevard is the ideal backdrop for this festival, blending an eclectic mix of artists, great weather and  fantastic energy. Ranked as one of the top 100 art festivals in the nation by a leading art publication, Las Olas continues to be one of the most highly anticipated art events in South [...]

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Saturday – Sunday, February 20 – 21, 2010 Main Street in Downtown Sarasota, Fl. Consistently ranked one of the top 100 Fine Art Shows by Sunshine Artist Magazine, the 22nd Annual Downtown Sarasota Festival of the Arts is one of the area’s biggest and best art events.  Sarasota has a large concentration of culture and activity with an undercurrent of an urban vibe.  It is nestled bayside at the foot [...]

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Our next Howard Alan Event is the  22nd Annual Downtown Stuart Art Festival. Historic Downtown Stuart is the proud recipient of the title “Most Beautiful City” from America In Bloom and called a “small Intracoastal gem on the Treasure Coast” by Coastal Living Magazine.  A quick look around and you will see a downtown filled with a great mix of shopping, arts, the historic Lyric Theater, Stuart Heritage Museum and [...]

This weekend (October 29th & 30th, 2011), Howard Alan Events proudly presents the 22nd Annual Hyde Park Village Art Fair in Tampa, Florida. The show will feature the finest artists in the country including top local talent.  The artistic media represented at this popular two-day outdoor art gallery include paintings, sculptures, photography, glass, wood, jewelry, collage, and ceramics with prices ranging from $25 hand-designed earrings to $30,000 metal sculptures. Admission is [...]

This weekend (January 21st & 22nd, 2012), Howard Alan Events is proud to present 22nd Annual Indialantic Art Festival in Melbourne, Florida. The Indialantic Art Festival, hosted by the city of Indialantic, features the finest artists in the country including top local talent for a truly eclectic exhibit of quality original art.  Prices are set to suit all budgets and range from $25 hand-designed earrings to $30,000 metal sculptures.  This popular [...]

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The Las Olas Art Fair is a South Florida tradition and one of the top events in America.  Las Olas Boulevard located in Downtown Fort Lauderdale is well known for its restaurants, retail shops and great atmosphere. This weekend, Las Olas Blvd will be transformed into a living, breathing art gallery with 300 artists displaying their hand made original work. Life-size sculptures, spectacular paintings, one-of-a-kind jewels, photography, ceramics and much [...]

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The Shops at Boca Center in Boca Raton, Fl. Boca Fest is back for the 23rd year with the nation’s top artists, blending a balance of long-time favorites with the latest names in the contemporary art scene. Centrally located at The Shops of Boca Center on Military Trail, Boca Fest is a sure “best” of Boca. Life-size sculptures, spectacular paintings, one-of-a-kind jewels, photography, ceramics, and much more make for one [...]

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This weekend (January 21st & 22nd, 2012), Howard Alan Events is proud to present 23rd Annual Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts in Delray Beach, Florida. Delray Beach’s most popular art affair returns January 21 & 22, 2012 featuring a wide array of fine art by the nation’s top artists. The Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts consistently ranked as one of the best art events in the U.S. [...]

23rd Annual Hyde Park Village Art Fair (Tampa, FL) March 24th & 25th, 2012 Saturday & Sunday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Free Admission Hyde Park Village, Tampa, FL If you’re planning a trip to Tampa, or nearby St. Petersburg, put this event on your list of things to do. Tampa’s trendy downtown area of Hyde Park Village with brick courtyards, fountains and tree-lined streets is the perfect backdrop for [...]

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Terry Andrews is an award-winning glass sculptor,you can meet him at the 23rd Annual Hyde Park Village Art Fair Florida. The show is this weekend March 24th and 25th. Terry uses copper and fused glass to create his unique and oftentimes whimsical sculptures.  His work can be seen in private collections around the world and grace the permanent collections of the Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia as well as the [...]

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Michael Bryant will be at the 23rd Annual Hyde Park village Art Fair, according to his website Michael Bryant is an award-winning, creative and internationally collected artist whose main medium of expression is photography. As an accomplished artist his work includes Polaroid Transfers and sepia images captured with a Holga, a toy camera. His most recent creations combine his photography with Photoshop. The result is a meditative form of digital [...]

We are excited to bring such a popular show back to the Jupiter/Juno Beach Area!  In anticipation of the event we will spotlight some of the contemporary artists you can meet and discuss their art. Michael George, www.michaelgeorgegallery.com, Scottsdale, Arizona Michael is one of the most sought after contemporary artists; he has honed his art to a level of excellence matched by few. One of the attributes of having years [...]

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This weekend (November 5th & 6th, 2011), Howard Alan Events is proud to present the 24th Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival in Venice, Florida. Festival-goers will be treated to a wide variety of work in a myriad of mediums including paintings, sculptures, photos, glass, wood, jewelry, collage, and ceramics.  Prices are set to suit all budgets and range from as little as $25 hand designed earrings to $30,000 sculptures.  The festival [...]

Howard Alan Events presents the 24th Annual Las Olas Art Fair in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on October 22nd & 23rd, 2011.  Once again, this show will feature some of South Florida’s favorite artists as well as a troupe of national artists including new and emerging talent. This top ranked fair, a highly anticipated fall tradition, features a wide variety of quality art with prices set to suit all budgets. The [...]

This weekend (January 7th & 8th, 2012), Howard Alan Events is proud to present 24th Annual Las Olas Art Fair Part I in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. A vast array of original handmade art, priced to suit all budgets, will be on display and for sale during this two-day art extravaganza. The artistic media represented include paintings, life size sculptures, photography, glass, wood, jewelry, collage and ceramics with prices ranging from $25 [...]

This weekend (January 14th & 15th, 2012), Howard Alan Events is proud to present 25th Annual Boca Fest in Boca Raton, Florida. The country’s top artists will converge upon The Shops at Boca Center in Boca Raton for a celebration of the arts January 14 – 15, 2012.  These talented artists, selected among hundreds of applicants, will be displaying their finest work including their newest creations. Boca Fest, ranked one of [...]

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May 29th & 30th THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND!! The Hilton Head Island Art Festival returns for it’s second year!   The artists will line Shelter Cove Harbour with their gallery style display booths transforming this popular waterfront shopping and dining destination into a high end outdoor art gallery.  All of the artists will be present for the duration of the show allowing the public a wonderful opportunity to interact with [...]

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Step 1 Get Organized and Set Goals! How much money are you spending on late fees, higher rates due to last minute planning or missing out on shows because you missed the deadlines?  It is time to start with a calendar, get the style you are most comfortable with, Google has a great online calendar and it is free, or if you don’t have regular  access to a computer head [...]

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April 24th & 25th Take in art from 250 of the nation’s most talented artists & crafters as you stroll along the beach.   The artists and crafters will be showcasing life-size sculptures, spectacular paintings, one-of-a-kind jewels, photography, ceramics and much, much more. There will also be a green market selling live orchids, body products, and tasty dips. This is one show not to be missed!!! Navigational address: 5124 Ocean Blvd. [...]

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