Join us Saturday June 3rd 10-5 and Sunday June 4th 10-4, to celebrate the world of art all around us. This year’s festival will include:
Celebration of the Written Word with various fabulous authors sharing their knowledge, readings and discussions throughout the weekend. Some of the authors participating are Kaylie Jones, J Patrick Redmond, Patricia A Smith, Mark Thompson and many more! There will also be a Poet’s Corner (including Indian ‘s Poet Laureate Shari Wagner!), children’s authors/readings and student writers/aspiring author’s open mic event and a presentation from The New Harmony Project.
Music with a wonderful lineup including Kayla Smock (blues/folk), Ronnie Lee (class rock), Osiella, Brett Gibbs Trio plus the 2012 Gibson Blues Guitar Competition National Winner the Boscoe France Band!
Over 50 talented artists will be displaying and selling their work along Granary Street and in the Owen-Rapp Granary. Enjoy viewing beautiful works of pottery, photography, painting, woodcarving and more!
The 2017 Arts in Harmony Schedule is as Follows:
SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD
9:00AM—Festival opens to the public
11:00AM—Live music begins with Kayla Smock
3:00PM—The Boscoe France Band
11:00AM—Celebration of the Written Word Author Presentations begin with Kaylie Jones, J Patrick Redmond, and Patricia A Smith
1:30PM—Poets Corner: Readings and discussions by Local and Regional Poets, featuring Shari Wagner, Indiana’s Poet Laureate.
3:00PM—Student Writers: Open Microphone to feature selected local college and aspiring authors (USI, UE, etc.)
4:00-7:00PM—Art Stroll featuring: The New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, The Hoosier Salon, Creation Station, Working Woman’s Institute Gallery, 609 a gallery, The Alley Exhibit
SUNDAY, JUNE 4TH
12:30PM—Celebration of the Written Word Presentations begin, featuring Children Stories from the Working Man’s Institute
1:15PM—Mark Thompson Publishing and Local Children Authors
2:00PM—The New Project Presentation
1:30PM—Music begins with the Wolfgang Mozart Dixieland Jazz Band
2:30PM—Brett Gibbs Trio
Arts in Harmony will also feature children’s activities, food trucks, and a fun-packed day in historic New Harmony! Come and enjoy this FREE festival!