ArtStart’s EcoArts Fest, now in its 7th year of implementation, is a free event open to the general public in which all ages come together to celebrate our greatest natural resource, the Mississippi River. This event has something for everyone! Highlights of the day include: an opening pageant “The Spirit of the Mississippi River” with 20 schools and cultural performing groups; hands-on and interactive arts activities; environmental presentations and displays; artist vendors; food vendors, and an audience performance piece concluding the day.
WHERE: Harriet Island Grounds & Pavilion in St. Paul, Minnesota (200 Dr. Justus Ohage Blvd, across the Mississippi River from downtown Saint Paul)
WHEN: Saturday, MAY 17, 2014
TIME: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
HOW: The event offers something for everyone! Focusing on healthy waters as the origin of all life, and the great waterways through our cities, this fun, life enriching festival honors the rich diversity of our community through the arts.
More information visit: http://www.artstart.org/ecoarts-fest/