Annmarie Gardens to Host 18th Annual Artsfest Sept. 17, 18

September 14, 2011

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center announced that they will be hosting the 18th annual Artsfest on September 17th and 18th.

WHAT:  Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center will be hosting its annual Artsfest this weekend – September 17th and 18th – one of Maryland’s largest fine arts festivals. Artsfest will offer more than 150 artist booths to browse and shop and a variety of activities including the self art-making area of the Discovery Tent; paint, clay and sketching demonstrations at the Studio School; and skillful, silly play for kids at the Zany Zone.  More than 25 bands and entertainment acts will perform continuously throughout the garden including a special Sunday performance by two-time Grammy Award-winners, Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer – a formidable powerhouse duo full of sound, with a repertoire of traditional and contemporary folk, old-time country, and swing.

WHEN: Saturday, September 17th and Sunday, September 18th.  Admission is $6 for adults; kids 11-years and under are free.  Parking is free.  Hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. both days.

WHERE: Only an hour from Washington, D.C. or Baltimore, Maryland, Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center is located at 13480 Dowell Road, Solomons, Maryland.  For more information about Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center or Artsfest, go to www.annmariegarden.org.