ArtsFest 2017 Featured Artist: Chris Kling
Stuart Painter, Chris Kling, has been selected as the featured artist for ArtsFest 2017. Ms. Kling has participated in and received many awards throughout her artistic career; with many of her paintings in private and corporate collections throughout the United States. Ms. Kling has created three unique pieces for ArtsFest to be featured on posters, t-shirts and more!
Returning for its fourth year, is The Local Artist Tent sponsored by Stuart Art Supply featuring the top emerging talent native to our community!
Literary Village: Volume II
The Literary Village is back with a new squeal! Grab a coffee at Stuart Coffee's pop-up coffee shop and meet and greet local independent authors of genres! Participants from our Second ArtsFest Literary Competition will be reading their poems and short stories along with some featured performances by local Singer/Songwriters both Saturday and Sunday!
Are you a poet and you didn't even know it? Make sure to stop by the Martin County Library's blackout poetry corner!
This year we are excited to feature "Friends Welcome: The One with the B-word", an original playwright written by local author William Whitten!
The wildly successful Stuart Chopped competition returns for its third year! Much like the popular TV Show, local chef’s will compete on stage and prepare a gourmet meal from a mystery box of ingredients. This year’s competition will take place over the course of two days in our new CHOPPED Arena with the preliminary round being held on Saturday at 11AM and the final showdown on Sunday at 11AM.
(Make sure to check back for Chef contenders)!