Since 1982, Explore a stunning collection of works by more than 250 of the nation’s finest artists, who sell watercolors, sculptures, jewelry, ceramics and photography. Guests can enjoy continuous, live entertainment on three stages throughout the weekend. The Festival weekend kicks off Friday at 7 p.m. with a free Downtown Blues Concert. Children can explore their own world of art at the Imagination Station, a free, hands-on art activity area, and parents can find unique gifts for family or friends at one of the top fine art shows in the nation. Enjoy international cuisine and one-of-a-kind art at the Downtown Festival and Art Show, ranked no.13 as the best fine art show in the country.