The Hale'iwa Arts Festival Twelfth Annual Summer ArtFest features Juried Visual Artists, plus Musicians, Singers, Dancers, Cultural Trolley Tours, Storytellers, Student Art, Art Demonstrations and Children's Art Activities - Saturday, July 18, 10am-6pm, and Sunday, July 19, 10am-5pm, 2009, in Historic Hale'iwa Town on the North Shore of Oahu. Free Admission.
The Hale'iwa Arts Festival non-profit organization will present its Twelfth Annual Summer ArtFest July 18 & 19, 2009, at the Hale'iwa Beach Park in Historic Hale'iwa Town, on Oahu's beautiful North Shore.
The Hale'iwa Arts Festival event activities include approximately 140 juried visual artists with original works and limited editions, both traditional and contemporary, in oil, acrylic, ceramic, photography, sculpture, watercolor, fabric, serigraphy, jewelry and glass, as well as other media. Their art will be available for viewing, browsing and purchase directly from the artists.
The Hale'iwa Summer ArtFest will also include performance arts, with performers presenting original music and dance with audience participation encouraged. Also included are storytelling, cultural history tours, arts demonstrations and displays, and a host of hands-on children's activities.
Our "Cool Stuff to Buy" booth will include our new limited edition poster prints and shirts. And we may have a small quantity of limited edition posters and shirts from past events.
A broad selection of food and beverages will be available at the ArtFest site and also throughout Hale'iwa Town, which is noted for its excellent eateries from local style to fine dining. You can't stay hungry this weekend!
In addition, several North Shore businesses and galleries will be offering special events, attractions, and promotions throughout the area during this "Celebrate the Arts in Hale'iwa" weekend. Stop and go at your leisure as you have an opportunity to experience a weekend filled with a variety of activities, events and promotions here in our unique North Shore community.
Hale'iwa Arts Festival programs have been supported in part by: Hawaiian Electric Company, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, the Hawaii Tourism Authority and the City and County of Honolulu, Kamehameha Schools, Friends of Hawaii Charities, Hawaiian Telcom, Hawaii Superferry, Brushfire Records, Hawaii Media Inc., Catchworld, Rosie's Cantina, Pizza Bob's, Aoki's Shave Ice, Hale'iwa Joe's Seafood Grill, Jameson's By The Sea, Turtle Bay Resort, Team Real Estate, Network Media, the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts through appropriations from the Legislature of the State of Hawaii and by the National Endowment for the Arts, and by our many individual contributors, members and volunteers.
"Celebrate the Arts! Rediscover the Artist Within!" Spend a special day with your family and friends at the Twelfth Annual Hale'iwa Arts Festival Summer ArtFest, in Historic Hale'iwa Town, on Oahu's beautiful North Shore, Saturday and Sunday, July 18th & 19th, 2009.
Browse our website menu and the links to our sponsors and previous artists for additional information.