Inaugural East Main St. Art & Music Festival, May 7, 2016

Featuring 69 Artist/Vendor Booths & 23 Bands & Musicians (Free Admission)

Arlington, Texas – The 2016 East Main St. Art and Music Festival, May 7, 2016, Noon-8pm, will create a three block, street scene, anchored by Division Brewing Company and Mavericks Grill (601 E. Main St., 76010). Festival goers will have to opportunity to visit 50, local and emerging artists/vendor booths, listen to over 20 local music acts, hit the bounce houses and check out the Pop Up Dog Park. #FamilyFriendly

For the foodie and the craft beer lover, the #EMAF2016 will include 12 hand crafted beers (brewed on the block) from Division Brewing Co., hand made brisket tacos from Mavericks Grill (full menu available) and fresh pastries.

The East Main St. experience will include art booths with a variety of media including, live painting, sculpting, and potting. Art lovers will find, that on any budget, the East Main St. Art Festival is the perfect opportunity to begin collecting art or add to an established gallery.

Brian Weatherford will serve as Emcee and Mayor Jeff Williams will be on hand at 3:00pm to help celebrate Arlington’s 140th Birthday.

A full-day lineup of 22 local musicians, in three locations, will be performing for festival goers, including the award winning Sam Houston Mariachi Band, 3:00pm on The Maverick Stage. Check out other locals performing in the Arlington Proud Plaza and in Division Brewing Alley, while you stroll, eat, drink, and shop on E. Main St.

While on the block, guests will be able to check out sculptures, AJs Bounce Houses, Chess Pop Up Park (provided by North Arlington, Chess Club), Outdoor Reading Room (featuring Little Free Libraries), Pop Up Dog Park, Arlington Public Library Literacy Mobile, Street Performers/Flow Artists and play some Ping Pong or Cornhole.

Arlington Animal Services will be on hand with their mobile pet adoption unit. Please help us place as many pups as possible.

Full Line-Up of Artist, Vendors (69) and Musicians (23) below.

Artist and Vendor Lineup:

A&A Art Work
Ashlie Chandler Art
Arlington Artist Guild
Down To Earth Stone
Etta’s Originals
Forever In Time, Art by Louise, LLC
Rain Pebbles Glass
Sarah Collins Art
Tangled Art
Texas Sculpture Association
Viva La DIY
Aaron Marshall
Amy Stephens
Cliff & Cher Baise
Elias Wilson
Hanlie Engelbrecht
Jeremy Hjort
Jerry McKay
Jesus Nevarez
Joanna Irizarry
Joie Wagnild
Jonathan Pinto
Justin Simmons
Kara Phillips
Landis Dorse
Lydia Zant
Michael Smalley
Nichole Meza
Sergio San Martin
Sergio Santos
Vanesa Caban
William Bracey
Arlington Cultural Collective
Arlington Proud
Arlington Yoga Center
Bentley James Kids
Big Jon’s Creations
Camp Bowie Beard Company
Camp Gladiator
Clover Hollow Soaps and Sundries
Dreams with Wings Jewelry
Ephemera! Comics and Plant Boutique
Flying Colours
Hippie Notions
HoukWalker Originals
Judith’s Glass Concepts
Larkspur Studio
Maroches Baker
Michael’s Guitar Studio
PMK Clothing
Pokey O’s
Raztana LLC
SHHS Alumni Association
Stacy’s Henna and Crafts
Storybook Studios
Studio Longoria
Tammy’s Treasures
The Kreative Consultant
The Willow Tree
Trinity Marketplace
Tulip Tree Designs
Wax Impressions
Bath Bombs by Alicia G.
JAH Steampunk Jewelry

Check out the musical line up !!!!

Mavericks Stage:
7:00pm Highpoint : Band
5:30pm Hightower Band
4:00pm The E.R. Project
3:00pm Mayor Jeff Williams
3:15pm Sam Houston Mariachi Band
2:00pm Big Red Ants
1:00pm Forget Conformity (Acoustic)

Division Brewing Stage
Noon Sun Over Sea
1:00pm The Real Brandon Kareem and El’Kevon Sullivan
2:00pm William + Marie
3:00pm Thawind Mills
4:00pm Tristan Bugenis
5:00pm ForthWrite National Youth Slams
6:00pm Sunshine Emery

Moose Tree Stage
12:30pm Slow Jim Moody
1:30pm Julie Hazzard
2:30pm Tha Craziac
3:30pm Randy Buster music
4:30pm EMMA
5:30pm West Albaladejo



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