Pearland art showTwo Day, FREE Event on October 6-7, 2018 at Pearland Town Center

Shop a curated market filled with local artists at the fifth annual Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion on Saturday, October 6 and Sunday, October 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway Street.  The FREE, outdoor market presented by the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau showcases local artists plus an assortment of activities for all ages.  This year, the live music stage, sponsored by Kroger, will encompass another dimension of artistry with a singer/songwriter showcase of original music

In addition to exceptional shopping, visitors can enjoy the Food Truck Court featuring Pearland’s Nacho Nachos, Space City Spudz and Jax Burgers.  Craft beer by Pearland’s first microbrewery, BAKFISH Brewing Company will be available for purchase along with wine offerings.

Keep Pearland Beautiful and the Global Organization for Divinity will keep the kids busy creating take-home art projects at the Kid’s Interactive Art Station open both days from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The Pop-Up Paint Studio staffed by Pearland’s own Art & Kustom Kreations is popular with guests and returns again this year.  Visitors can enjoy FREE paint instruction classes with sessions planned throughout the weekend for children and adults.  Visitors can sign up for the classes on-site during event days.

Renowned visual painter, Ange Hillz, will create a live painting on Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. of a commissioned piece of work celebrating Pearland’s upcoming 125th anniversary.

Artists can apply online for the juried art show in a few categories.  Artists who specialize in woodworking, metalwork and sculpture are encouraged to apply, via an online application here.

For more details about Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion, go to www.visitpearland.com/artshow2018.  To learn more about artist opportunities and the juried art show process, contact Tracy Rohrbacher, marketing manager of the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau at 281-997-5970 or by email at [email protected].

About – Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau is a department of the City of Pearland whose primary purpose is to expand Pearland’s economy by attracting visitors to the City.  Each year millions of dollars from visitor spending generate increased business and the enhancement of Pearland’s image.

Since inception in 2013, a four-person team operates from the Visitor Center location at the Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway Street, Suite 1390.

The Visitor Center is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and offers a variety of tools to assist visitors and residents including a Visitor Map, Antiques & Boutiques Guide, an Event Venue Guide and a selection of other area guides and brochures.