Arboretum ArtsFest

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Arboretum ArtsFest

“Be Inspired To Be Your Own Artist”

By The Arboretum

When and where

Date and time

Saturday, April 22 · 10am - 2pm CDT


The Arboretum 10000 Research Boulevard Austin, TX 78759

About this event

  • 4 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

“Be Inspired To Be Your Own Artist” at this free event featuring:

• ArtUs Co Earth Day Exhibit

• Plein Air Austin Demos & Paint Out

• Ao5 Gallery will host live painting by Steven Lavaggi from 11am-4pm, Cortney Hesse will be singing live from 3pm-5pm & Dripping Springs Vodka will provide complimentary cocktails from 3pm-6pm.

• Sugarboo & Co will be showcasing artwork by Rebecca Puig, offering 15% off a purchase of $50 or more and a Sugarboo & Co. tote bag gift with purchase.

• Kids Activities in Courtyard Area including The Art Garage Spin Art & Face Painting

• Live Music on The Lawn with the Dave Madden Jazz Duo from 10am-12pm & Matt Creaton from 12pm-2pm

• Roaming Caricature Artist

• Storytime hosted by Barnes & Noble & Literacy Coalition of Central Texas

• Check out booths hosted by Board & Brush and Pollin ATX & Bee City USA

Guests will also be able to check out:

• The Esperanza Statue in the Courtyard

• Property Murals featuring artwork by Avery Orendorf:

Snap a pic and tag @ArboretumTX on Instagram for a chance to win a prize!

-Deer Mural & Bat Tagging by the public restrooms

- “Hope Flies High Tonight” by the Salon at The Arboretum

-The Kissing Couple by the elevator

-Using a soft, peach-colored palette, FeeBee depicts acts of love and romance with an effeminate flare in the newest mural design at Juliet Italian Kitchen (located on the back of the restaurant)

-New Whitetail Deer Sculpture at Amy’s Ice Creams

• “Be Inspired To Be Your Own Artist” Chalkboard Contest

• Selfie Station & Bat Tagging

• Read/trade books from our Book Nook

• Play Chess in the Courtyard

• Enjoy Music Row in the Courtyard

• Play Bocce Ball, Cornhole and Jenga at the Game Court Area

• Learn the history of The Arboretum cows on the lawn

About the organizer

Organized by
The Arboretum

The Arboretum is an outdoor shopping center located in Austin, Texas and is one of the area's top shopping destinations. Shop over 40 national and local retailers and restaurants. The Arboretum boasts beautiful greenery in a park-like setting, with easy access to top retailers, making it some of the best shopping in Austin TX.