Enjoy art al fresco at the 45th Annual Bayou City Art Festival in Memorial Park

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Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park | Photo courtesy of Art Colony Association

Browse works from artists across the country and enjoy bites, drinks and live music at the 45th Bayou City Art Festival in Memorial Park from Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, 2016.

Now in it is 45th year, the Bayou City Art Festival brings fine art from around the country for a family-friendly, three-day outdoor spring festival at Memorial Park.

Organized by the good folks at Art Colony Association, the outdoor festival will feature works from more than 350 artists on display and for sale under the Memorial Park trees.

Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park | Photo courtesy of the Art Colony Association
Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park | Photo courtesy of the Art Colony Association

The artwork spans 19 different mediums and disciplines, including clay, glass, metal, leather, wood, mixed media, and photography. The event also showcases featured artist April Murphy; best known for her spunky, colorful paintings and adoration of animals.

Entertainment for All Ages

In addition to the diverse artwork on display, attendees will enjoy live music, kids activities in the Creative Zone, tasty bites from popular Houston food trucks and vendors, and beer and wine at the festival bar.

Food Trucks at Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park | Photo courtesy of the Art Colony Association
Food Trucks at Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park | Photo courtesy of the Art Colony Association

About Bayou City Art Festival & The Art Colony Association

Now in its 45th year, the Art Colony Association has raised more than $3.5 million for local nonprofit programs through its Fall festivals in Downtown and Spring festivals in Memorial Park. This collaborative nonprofit puts 100% of proceeds back into the community through its 16 nonprofit partners. The festivals are funded in part by grants from the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance, corporate sponsorships, private contributions, in-kind support, and volunteer assistance. Click here fore more information

45th Annual Bayou City Art Festival at Memorial Park

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Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park | Photo courtesy of the Art Colony Association

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