The Leesburg Center for the Arts presents BOHO Fest, the unconventional art festival, to be held Saturday, September 22 from 10 a.m. to Sunset in Historic Downtown Leesburg. Featuring 75 artists, artisans, crafters, makers, creatives, and local artists.
Bring a blanket and/or chairs and chill down by the stage. Seven regional audio artists; Shema Shine, The 502’s, Maple Sparrow, Wes Morrison and the Stray Hares, Anthony Leon, Treading Easy, and J.MO perform on one stage, all day starting at 11 a.m. If you are looking for crystals, minerals, metaphysical tools, salt lamps, tapestries and henna body art then you don’t want to miss the Body, Mind and Spirit Mini Fest sponsored by Goddess Productions. Join in on the movement and write your positive message for the Positivity Tree located in Town Square.
Bring the kids and let them get artsy! The Leesburg Center for the Art’s Kids Mobile Art Studio will have five interactive stations including GatorWorld. Debuting this year with BOHO is the Student Chalk Art Competition “Chalk the Street”. Students from all area schools are invited to participate! Register and compete to win over $700 value in prizes! Registration is $10 and proceeds from the registration go to the Leesburg High School Art Department. “Chalk the Street” registration is available on our website www.leesburgarts.com/bohofest2018/
It will be the perfect day for a family picnic. Order your picnic from one of our local downtown eateries. Check out www.leesburgeats for a full listing of downtown eateries and menus. Local brewers Mammoth Oak Brewery and Chicago Fire Brewery will be at the festival for a sampling of their brews. In case its Florida HOT, cool off with delish milkshakes and italian ice by local food trucks OMG Coffee and Little Scooper.
View the “Color Symphony” Movements in Pastel gallery exhibit located at Leesburg Center for the Arts featuring works by artist members of the Pastel Society of Central Florida. Both admission and parking are free.
For more information, find us on www.leesburgarts.com/bohofest2018/