20th Annual Apollo Beach Manatee Festival of the Arts

20th Annual Manatee Festival of the Arts AdTime: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Date: Saturday, March 9, 2013 & Sunday, March 10, 2013
Location: TECO SouthShore Community Events Center
Cost: Admission is $5/person, FREE for children under 10 (The event benefits the SouthShore Chamber of Commerce); Food available for purchase; FREE shuttle service to the nearby Manatee Viewing Center
Info: Call (813) 645-1355 or (813) 645-3808, or e-mail ruskinchamber@earthlink.net; SouthShore Chamber Website

What’s Doing?
The 2013 Apollo Beach Manatee Festival of the Arts will offer paintings, photography, glass-work, wood carvings and jewelry by 80 local and national artists and crafters.

There will also be live entertainment and an expanded children’s hands-on arts area. One of the highlights of the children’s area will be the fish rubbings by Apollo Beach Elementary teacher Margit Redlawsk.

Other non-profit groups you’ll find at the event:
— Southeastern Guide Dogs
— Camp Bayou Outdoor Learning Center
— Local Coast Guard auxiliary
— Save the Manatee
— Little Manatee River State Park
— Tampa Sailing Squadron Youth Sailing
— Save Our Seabirds
— Save the Manatee Club
— Bay Area Greyhound Adoptions

TECO South Shore Community Events Center
302 Noonan Branch Road
Apollo Beach, FL 33572

1. 2013 BYOF (Bring Your Own Friends) Day @ IKEA Tampa
2. Kids Can Experience Being Real Artists at the 2013 Gasparilla Festival of the Arts
3. FREE (Or Almost FREE) Crafts for Kids: March 2013

Images courtesy of the SouthShore Chamber of Commerce

One Comments

  1. eugene beuth says:

    Interested in showing my art at the Apollo Beach manatee festival.

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