Get excited! It’s art festival time on the Gulf Coast


by Cherie Ward, Our Mississippi Home

And so it begins…

This weekend brings the beginning of a kaleidoscope of events that will have artists and art enthusiasts flocking to the Gulf Coast.

First up, the annual Artwalk on Saturday will kick off the arts and crafts season.

This one-day art festival is in its 31st year and is always held on Labor Day weekend.

The downtown Ocean Springs event showcases potters, painters, sculptors, mixed media artists, and musicians who partner with local boutiques, galleries, and restaurants to demonstrate their creative processes and skills on the sidewalks.

It’s a family event that will take place rain or shine from 10 am until 4 pm.

On Sunday, the city of Waveland will sponsor a Labor Day Street Fair & festival with arts and crafts vendors, food, and…

This article first appeared on Our Mississippi Home.

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