Categories: Arts & Crafts
- April 21, 2018 @ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Florida Highwayman and other regional artists and crafters, live music and dance and cultural demonstrations, Childrens Parade and activities, food, more. FREE
The Hannibal Square Heritage Center Folk & Urban Art Festival celebrates culture and diversity through art and music, featuring the works of more than 25 artists, including Highwaymen Florida Artist Mary Ann Carroll. Past performers included Shule Adetunde Homeschool Cooperative, dancers from the African Kulzha School, blind vocal performer Daniel Miles, the Guerilla Dancer storyteller, drumming by Mexican folklorist David Penaflor, the Porchdogs Cajun and Zydeco Band, traditional African American fraternity step show by Iota Gamma Fraternity brothers, and Orisirisi African Folklore. Demonstrations include Ox the Beekeeper, wheel throwing by a Crealdé ceramicist, and Pretty on Purpose, which uses STEM techniques to teach participants how to make beauty products. A Puerto Rican Vijigante mask making workshop led by Marillia Carrasquillo culminates in a public parade and showcase. Open house features the work by Crealdé’s senior outreach program participants. A soul food truck offers refreshments and admission is free. A “Kid-folk” workshop culminates in a public parade. Free admission. 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Saturday, April 21 at the Hannibal Square Heritage Center in Winter Park.