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BETHESDA ROW ARTS FESTIVAL

The region's largest fine art event is happening October 12-13.

Saturday 11am-6pm

Sunday 10am-5pm

Admission is FREE

Join us this October for one of the region’s most exciting and esteemed outdoor festivals. Overnight, Bethesda Row’s Shopping and Entertainment District is transformed into an outdoor art gallery, featuring more than 200 juried fine arts and crafts from artists around the nation. “Art Fair Sourcebook” and “Sunshine Artists” have recognized the event as one the most important in the country, and over 45,000 attendees agree!

On the hunt for an over-the-sofa conversation piece? A one-of-a-kind wedding gift? A beautifully handcrafted piece of clothing or jewelry for yourself?  Enjoy a lively street environment among art collectors, shops, entertainment, and more than 50 local restaurants? Then do join us at the Bethesda Row Arts Festival.

Each year, Bethesda Row transforms into an outdoor art gallery including ceramics, drawing, pastels, fiber, decorative, fiber, wearables, glass, graphics/printmaking, jewelry, metalwork, mixed media 2D, mixed media 3D, oil/acrylic painting, photography, digital art, sculpture, watercolor, and wood. The Bethesda Row Arts Festival is one of the leading fine art and craft festivals in the mid-Atlantic featuring 190 juried museum quality artists.

Getting here is easy.

Enter 4841 Bethesda Ave, Bethesda MD, 20814 in your GPS to get you to the Bethesda Row neighborhood, which is located one block west of Wisconsin Avenue (within easy walking distance of the Bethesda Metro station).

Indoor and outdoor parking is conveniently located around the festival site. Montgomery County Garages are free on weekends; on-street metered spaces require payment on Saturday, but are free on Sunday. Paid parking is available nearby in several garages.

For all things parking and Festival-related, click here. (www.bethesdarowarts.org)  See you there!