The St. Augustine Art Association and Hastings Main Street present the annual Hastings Main Street Fall Art Festival at the Stanton Ford building at 301 N. Main Street in Hastings on Friday, November 25, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
This annual festival and art show features a diverse group of artists and artisans. Guests can expect painting, glasswork, pottery, photography, jewelry, and more. With live music, art and artisan vendors, food trucks, and a Kids' Fun Zone, this family-friendly event celebrates the rich history, artistic heritage, and culture of Hastings. This year's festivities include jugglers, stilt walkers, and other special performers from Venardos Circus.
This year's festival welcomes distinguished guests R.L Lewis and Curtis Arnett, integral members of the Florida Highwaymen Painters, and Dr. Seth H. Bramson, renowned historian and recognized authority on the history of the Florida East Coast Railway. From 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Lewis and Curtis will present their artwork and share their stories with guests. Additionally, Dr. Bramson will discuss his recent book Speedway to Sunshine: The Story of the Florida East Coast Railway.
Admission: Free admission to the outdoor festival. A $1 donation.
When: Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Historic Stanton Ford building at 301 N. Main Street, Hastings, Florida (and surrounding downtown area).
About the Hosts: The St. Augustine Art Association promotes and preserves the visual arts while fostering a creative and inclusive community.
Hastings Main Street fosters small-town values and instills pride by preserving, protecting, and improving Historic Hastings for the enjoyment of residents and visitors of the community.