SEABROOK — The third annual Seabrook Festival of the Arts will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 25 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 26 on the grounds of Seabrook City Hall and Community House, First Street and Anders Lane.
The festival is sponsored by the city of Seabrook in cooperation with the Art Consortium of the Texas Gulf Coast.
Fine artists will exhibit, demonstrate their art and offer their work for sale. Paintings, sculpture, textiles, jewelry, wood works, photography and much more will be available.
Musical performances by local musician Myrna Sanders and G. Pat Harris from Austin are also planned throughout the festival.
Theatrical performances by Farpoint Theatre of Seabrook are scheduled, and film screenings will be in Community House by the Gulf Coast Film Festival.
The festival kicks off with ArtNight, sponsored by Springhill Suites Marriott, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 24. This pre-festival event features participating artists who preview their works for the public. Hor d’oeurves will be served, and a cash bar will be open.
“The festival is designed to promote an appreciation for the arts in our community,” an event spokesperson said. “We feature local artists as well people from outside the community to provide a broad experience for festival participants.
“Children are an important part of our community, so we have included activities that help to build an appreciation for the arts among children. We look forward to another great festival this year.”
For information, call 281-907-3140 or visit www.seabrookfestivalofthearts.com.
At a glance
WHAT: Seabrook Festival of the Arts
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 25 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 26
WHERE: On the grounds of Seabrook City Hall and Community House, First Street and Anders Lane