This coming Saturday afternoon, March 24, 2012, the Lee County Alliance for the Arts will hold the first annual Spring Arts Festival. More than 30 local artists will be featured as they showcase their talents at the Bell Tower Shops, in Fort Myers, Florida from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM.
Come celebrate the beginning of spring on Saturday, March 24th with the Alliance for the Arts during the first annual Spring Art Affair at the Bell Tower Shops in Fort Myers.
Spend the day perusing the Bell Tower’s more than 50 fine retailers, have lunch at one of its nine great restaurants, and support local and regional artists who will be presenting their wares in the open air courtyard. Artists will be on hand displaying works in oil, acrylic and mixed media painting, photography, custom jewelry, painted furniture, hand woven baskets and more.
The event is free to the public to enjoy and parking is also free.
This year’s participating artists include: Dominick Bello, Sherry Lynn Diaz, Nancy Eaton, Katie Eckenrod, Trudy Edlebeck, Chris Fitzi, Angela Fu, Jamie Golob, Martha Grattan, David Hammel, Lori Johnson, Sonde Johnson, Sam Kaler, Alisha Koyanis, Barbara Majthenyi, Ann McCarty, Debbie McPhail, Michael Moukios, Lisa Muench, Patricia Newport, Ashley Snizek, Terry Lynn Spry, Annie St.Martin, Stanley Timson, Africa Valdez, Patricia Vilela, Pan American Alliance for Art, Dlynne Designs & E-Toe’s Basket Creations.
Live music all day! Bob Inkenbrandt from 10:00 AM -1:00 PM, Mark Vee from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM and Rob Robinson from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM.
The Bell Tower Shops serves as a great setting for this Spring Arts Festival, as it provides a great outdoor area that is surrounded by the shops featured there. There is also a fountain and plenty of great places to dine while you stroll among the featured works of these fine local talents. Some good local musical talent can be enjoyed as well!
The Alliance for the Arts features some fabulous events all month long and you may view all information by visiting:
WHAT: Alliance for the Arts 1st Annual Spring Arts Festival
WHEN: Saturday, March 24, 2012 @ 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
WHERE: Bell Tower Shops
Daniels Parkway & US 41, Fort Myers, FL 33907
BELL TOWER CONTACT: 239-489-1221
ALLIANCE CONTACT: 239-939-2787