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Be Here En Plein Air Art Festival and Competition

Be Here En Plein Air Art Festival and Competition

121 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC 28516 | (252) 732-0828

May 13, 2017 | 8:00 am-12:30 pm

The Downtown Beaufort Development Association and the Arts Council of Carteret County are proud to host the 3rd annual Be Here en Plein Air Competition and Wet Paint Sale Saturday, May 13, 2017. This collaborative arts event attracted 21 artists in its first year and paid out $1000 in cash prizes. Artists of all skill levels ages 16+ are invited to sign up. Participants will have just over four hours to find a spot in downtown Beaufort, create their pieces and set up for judging. .Art lovers are encouraged to drop by the competition headquarters, John Newton Park on the Beaufort waterfront at Front and Craven Streets (next to Dockhouse Restaurant), to pick up some information before strolling the streets and watching the artists as they work. Register online, day of or at Craving Art Studio. 121 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC 28516.