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The Great Fair! A Little Something for Everyone

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The Fountain Hills Great Fair is a three-day juried art fair featuring nearly 500 artists and artisans from across the United States and around the globe, and attracts 200,000+ visitors. The complex jurying process is aimed at balancing traditional and cutting edge art, unique “one of a kind” craftsmanship and consumer appeal. A wide variety of specialty foods…from salsas to designer oils and vinegars, hand-made pasta and spice mixes will delight the foodies as well.

 

 

 

GF artMany artists, like Amado Pena, have “groupies,” who have collected their work and introduced to their friends across three decades. Many families, especially those with out of town visitors make enjoying the art, musical entertainment and food offerings an annual tradition. The free entertainment is staged in the center of the festival, and includes Jazz, Native American, Acoustic and New Age music is performed periodically throughout the three days of the festival.

 

 

Eighteen different food booths and convenient local cafes offer a wide arrangement of culinary delights.  Center stage area, Beer Garten and East-end food court have lots of seating to have a munch and look over your wonderful “finds.” Great breakfast, lunch and rest stops are situated at locations in the middle and at both ends of the festival area.  Drop in and see us at Sonoran Lifestyle Real Estate on the Avenue of the Fountains…we love to see the wonderful treasures you’ve found…

  • Live music entertainment
  • Shaded seating areas
  • Free Admission
  • Free Parking

native american dancerThe entire area is handicapped accessible, and scooters available for rent at the intersection of Verde River Drive and the Avenue of the Fountains. As a consideration of others, to please leave your pets at home for everyone’s safety and enjoyment during the Fair!

Learn more at www.FountainHillsChamber.com.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, February 26, 27, 28

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Avenue of the Fountain/Saguaro Blvd.

The Great Fair Returns to The Hills!

February not only brings beautiful weather but also The Great Fair to Fountain Hills!Art Fair, people walkimg & fountain going off

Starting Friday February 21st at 10 am, the Avenue of the Fountains and Saguaro Boulevard will come alive with arts and crafts from all over the country. Almost 500 different artists converge on Fountain Hills to show and sell their unique pieces. The artisans work in many mediums that are sure to catch your eye and draw you in to their booths. There is definitely something for everyone. The Great Fair is not just art, but music and delicious food also can be enjoyed at your stroll the isles. The VFW has a beer garden that is a great place to sit and relax while looking over your wonderful purchases. There are many shaded seating areas around the Fair so that you can people watch and enjoy the atmosphere as you spend the day in the beautiful surroundings that are Fountain Hills.

The Great Fair runs Friday February 21st – Sunday February 23rd. It is open daily 10-5 pm.

Please stop by and see us at Sonoran Lifestyle Real Estate. We are located right in the middle of the event on the Avenue of The Fountains.