Tremont Arts & Cultural Festival
Saturday, September 17th, 2016, 11AM- 6PM
Sunday, September 18th, 2016, 12PM - 5PM
Lincoln Park - 1208 Starkweather Avenue
Lincoln Park - 1208 Starkweather Avenue, in Cleveland's historic Tremont neighborhood, 216-575-0920. Multiracial and multicultural Festival features fine art, sculpture, and jewelry, children's activities and programs, food booths,musicians and performers. Saturday 11 am - 6 pm, Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm. Free admission.
The 17th Annual Tremont Arts and Cultural Festival returns to Lincoln Park. The mission of the Festival is to celebrate the cultural and artistic diversity of Tremont and Greater Cleveland by encouraging the artistic and cultural endeavors of its visual and performing artists.
The weekend Festival is comprised of four categories or program areas which include: Children's-hands-on arts, historical, and educational projects; Community-area non-profit organizations presenting material about their mission and services; Cultural-food sales by Tremont churches, other non-profit organizations, and Tremont restaurants reflecting the ethnic diversity of the neighborhood; and sales of paintings, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, and photographs created by Tremont and Northeast Ohio artists.
Artists who are accepted into the Festival through the jurying process are eligible for consideration by the jurors for the Festival's top three prizes.
The Festival will also have music and dance performances both Saturday and Sunday on a main stage located near Kenilworth Avenue between West 14th Street and West 11th Street - and on a stage sponsored by the Tremont Farmers' Market near W. 14th Street & Howard..
Admission to the Festival is free. The Festival is sponsored by Merrick House and co-sponsored by Tremont West Development Corp. and Cleveland Ward 3 Councilman Joe Cimperman. For questions and information contact Festival Manager, Scott Rosenstein, at 216-575-0920 X106 or firstname.lastname@example.org.