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Bel Air Arts Festival

September 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


56th Annual Bel Air Arts Festival FREE

Bel Air Art Festival features up to 300 artists, photographers and craftspeople, making it one of largest one-day events in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Visitors will experience a diverse selection of fine art, photography, and hand-made crafts.

September 17, 2023 | 9:00AM-5:00PM

Shamrock Park 39 Hickory Avenue in Bel Air, MD

Enjoy live entertainment, roving performers, activities for children and food throughout the day.  Profits from food concession sales go directly to benefit Bel Air Parks and Recreation programs.

Art Categories:

  • Painting: Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
  • Other Media:  Work Combines Materials from 2 or more Mediums
  • Photography: Traditional Film Photography, Hand-Colored images, Emulsion Transfers, and Digital Photography.
  • Clay & Porcelain  
  • Fiber: Wearable & Non-Wearable. 
  • Glass: Sculptural Kiln, Blowing, Molding, Casting, Cold Working 
  • Jewelry
  • Metal: Sculptural or Decorative 
  • Musical Instruments: Handmade instruments.
  • Natural Materials: Basket Weaving, Chair Caning, Brooms, Gourds
  • Printmaking: Hand-Pulled Original Prints  
  • Sculpture: 3-D work using Additive or Subtractive Processes 
  • Wood: Original Hand Tooled, Machine-Worked, Turned or Carved

Free Shuttle Bus: 9:00am-5:30pm on MVA parking lot on Route 24.

Parking: Bel Air parking garage on Hickory Avenue

Bel Air Art Festival Sponsor: Bel Air Recreation Committee. 

Bel Air Recreation Committee is a non-profit IRS 501(c)(3) organization and is incorporated under Maryland law. BARC operates approximately 45 recreational and athletic programs for adults and youth in the Bel Air area. BARC is an independent organization and is not an agency of the governments of Harford County or the Town of Bel Air. However, BARC does receive financial and facility support from those government entities.

Smoking is prohibited anywhere on the Festival grounds.

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September 17
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Bel Air Recreation Council
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Shamrock Park
39 N Hickory Avenue
Bel Air, MD 21014
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