Friday, May 10 4:00pm – 8:00pm
Saturday, May 11 10:00am – 8:00pm
Sunday, May 12 11:00am – 5:00pm
The Arts For All Festival, now in its 45th year, 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 over 90 artists (from Oklahoma, Texas, and from throughout the U.S.), and include two stages of live entertainment, a youth art area, 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, 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.
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.