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Located in Downtown Memphis on beautiful Riverside Drive, RiverArtsFest has successfully presented rich, cultural artistic diversity and talent from around the Mid-South and all 50 states, in what has become the longest-running fine arts festival in this region. The festival attracts thousands of visitors, and garners high praise with comments of “excellent examples of artistic creativity” and “great diversity in a high caliber of artists.”

  • A juried artist market featuring 190+ gallery quality artists in an open air setting
  • An invitational art show held off-site at Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects gallery
  • Over 20 musical performances on two different stages
  • Live street performances daily throughout the festival grounds
  • Culinary delights and beer and wine throughout the grounds
  • Local artists introducing new and innovative artistic techniques while interacting with the public
  • Hands on Art projects for kids of all ages encouraging them to explore their creative energies at interactive art stations
  • Mighty Lights illumination of the Hernando de Soto Bridge happening Saturday evening
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October 26th, Saturday: 10am to 8:00pm
October 27th, Sunday: 10am to 5pm
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For the most up-to-date hours and information, please contact RiverArtsFest directly.

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