Ranked #1 Fine Art Festival in the nation, LeMoyne's Chain of Parks Art Festival, in its 18th year, is the Big Bend Region's premiere outdoor fine art festival. Located in downtown Tallahassee along Park Avenue, just east of Monroe Street, the festival is free and open to the public. Visitors view and purchase amazing one-of-a-kind works from over 170 fine artists from all over the US. Art, culture and local heritage abound at the festival with reenactments of Jacques LeMoyne, the first European artist to arrive in Florida and sketch images of the natives and local flora and fauna and take them back to Europe. Pop-up studios for children and adults to experience making art; BeTheArt photo ops; the community's best entertainers on the stage and local culinary delights add to the fun festival experience. Held on the third weekend of April, (April 21-22, 2018) Saturday 10:00 am-5:00 pm with Saturday Evening Concert from 5:00-7:00 pm and Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm and is free and open to the public. A wide variety of local foods are offered by the region's food trucks and restaurants as well as a bar serving craft beer, wine, Mimosas, Bloody Mary's and more.
For more information, call 850-222-8800 or go to http://www.chainofparks.com.