ART IT UP DOWNTOWN
9th Annual RiverArtsFest
OCTOBER 23, 24 & 25, 2015
RiverArtsFest is a street celebration of original fine arts, real Memphis music and great southern food with attractions and activities for all ages! More than 170 fine artists from around the country gather to exhibit and sell their latest original works in what’s become the largest outdoors juried artists market and urban street festival in the Mid-South.
Friday evening, October 23 is a FREE ROCKIN’ RIVER ARTS SHOW ART SHOW, 6 to 10P. This year’s line-up brings Marcella & Her Lovers, Motel Mirrors and Hurray for the Riff Raff to corner of G.E. Patterson & South Main. There will be some artist booths located from Central Station north to Huling open for shopping. A ticketed RAF Fundraiser Preview Party is also held that evening. Tickets available at the door.
Plenty of ways to show your support with 10 different areas and time slots to choose from. So invite your friends and join our family of amazing volunteers. Sign up today! more >
24 live music performance—some of Memphis’ best artist and top bands—performing on one of our three stages. Plus strolling musicians and street performers, all weekend long. more >
Tap your inner artists at our “Hands-On” free interactive station for artists of all ages. Then walk down the street to see our “Artists-at-Work” working hard and in person, creating and discussing their craft. more >