Arts for All Festival
May 12, 2017 to May 14, 2017
The Arts for All Festival is southwest Oklahoma's largest free juried arts festival, drawing people from Oklahoma and Texas for a weekend of art, entertainment and tantalizing foods. The festival will feature 90 artists, and include two stages of live entertainment, a youth art competition and multicultural food vendors. Come to the Arts for All Festival and browse through artist booths filled with fine art, photography, pottery, sculpture, painting and jewelry.
Two stages of local and international performance artists will be offering free entertainment to festival-goers at this year's event. Each year, there is an expert lineup of quality performers showcasing their skills for the enjoyment of the crowds. Entertainment will include shows by various dance troupes, youth programs and music groups. Also, the festival will feature a children's art area, allowing kids to perform and participate in the arts.
A visit to Lawton's Arts for All Festival would not be complete without a trip through the delectable food court. Always featuring an impressive selection of international cuisine, the food court features something for every appetite including Italian, Asian, Pacific, German and Latin dishes. Enjoy tried-and-true fair favorites such as corn dogs, funnel cake and turkey legs, or try something new and order a gyro, Italian roast beef sandwich, deep fried pickles or a German entree.
The popular Wine Garden can be found within the heart of the festival grounds and will feature Oklahoma wines, complimentary foods and an entertainment stage featuring the smooth sounds of jazz and blues music. Make your way to this area of the Arts for All Festival and sample Oklahoma wine, or simply relax while enjoying the area filled with bistro tables and chairs. Wines will be available throughout the day and evening, along with cheeses and snacks from vendors in the area.
Spend a sunny afternoon at the Arts for All Festival and enjoy the beauty of visual art, shop for unique gifts or sample a wide array of delicious food. There truly is something for everyone at this year's Arts for All Festival.