Arts Fest Beverly

Arts Fest Beverly on Saturday, June 16 from 10am-4pm is a free outdoor festival on Cabot Street that’s fun for the whole family! Arts Fest is held outside, rain or shine.

Over 150+ juried fine artists and crafters, music and entertainment, kids’ activities, art-on-the-spot creations, artist demonstrations and outdoor food court with food trucks! The event is free and open to the public.

Artists will be selling bags, candles, ceramics, pottery, children’s items, clothing, furniture, glass, home decor, housewares, jewelry, paintings, pet gear, photographs, prints, sculpture, soap, vintage items and more. Artists come from all over New England and right here in Beverly, including some of your favorite artists from last year, and new and emerging artists. This is our 16th year.

Check our Facebook page and Facebook event for more details.

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Arts Fest Beverly 2018 is sold out with a waiting list. If you are interested in applying for Arts Fest 2019, please complete this form so we can email you when the application is available.


Arts Fest Reception at the  Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts at Endicott College

On behalf of Beverly Main Streets, Endicott College and the Arts Fest Beverly Committee, we invite you to join us for our annual Arts Fest Beverly official kickoff reception on Thursday, June 14 from 5-7pm at the Carol Grillo Gallery and Desnoyers Overlook in the Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts at Endicott College. Wine, beer and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. More details are here and on the gallery card.



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Arts Fest takes place on Cabot Street between Judson Street and Bow Street. Parking is available in the the parking lots, side streets, and on Cabot Street outside the area closed for Arts Fest.

All day the parking will be free of charge in the municipal lots located in downtown Beverly. There is NO free parking in the MBTA garage. On-street metered parking or any other type of parking is NOT free and will remain governed by typical rules. Tow zone, handicap spaces, etc. will be enforced in all locations. Thank you to the City of Beverly!

More info about parking

Most of the food and free kids’ activities will be at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square at 225 Cabot Street. Ellis Square is a great location to enjoy with seating, music, food and more. We will not be using the Pond Street lot located behind Brown’s Bikes.

Arts Fest 2018 printable map


Applications ( + )( - )

Arts Fest Beverly 2018 is sold out with a waiting list. If you are interested in applying for Arts Fest 2019, please complete this form so we can email you when the application is available.

Schedule ( + )( - )

Arts Fest 2018 featured artist – AIME POPE, THE PAINTED PASTRY 

We pleased to announce that Aime Pope, owner and founder of The Painted Pastry, will be the Arts Fest 2018 Featured Artist. Most recently Aime received accolades by winning the Food Network’s Christmas Cookie Challenge, beating out four other accomplished bakers from throughout the country. Her cookies are truly a work of art. Aime’s tent will be in the Pond Street intersection.


Free Kids’ Activities at Pond Street Intersection
TD Bank—fun giveaways and more!
Beverly Rotary Club

Performances at Pond Street Intersection
Magic Show at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm

Free Kids’ Activities at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square
Artful Life Counseling Center and Studio
Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts
Greater Beverly YMCA
Zen Center

Performances at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square
“Artists on the Move” youth singers all day
YMCA “Fly Kidz” Hip Hop Dance Team at 12pm
Daoist Gate Wudang Arts at 1pm
Kaleidoscope Dance Company at 2pm

Sculpture at / in front of Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square
“Nurture Your Creativity” interactive sculpture by Carla Orr
“Tidal Shift: marine life street art” by Claudia Paraschiv
“Turning Heads” and other interactive sculpture and demo by Michael Alfano
Terracotta works by Peter Rockwell
Yarn art installation and demo by Suzanne Pollack

Food Court at Beverly Vietnam Veterans Memorial Plaza at One Ellis Square
Anmol Indian Restaurant
Fancy’s Snoballs food truck
Joe’s on a Roll food truck
Aaron’s Taco Cart’el

Arts Fest food vendors
Atomic Café – located outside at 268 Cabot St
Bonefish Harry’s – located inside at 218 Cabot St
Gusto Café – located inside at 280 Cabot St

Sponsors ( + )( - )

Additional sponsors coming soon!

TD Bank



Beverly Hospital


Beverly Crossing









State Rep. Jerry Parisella


Media Sponsor
The Salem News

In Kind Sponsors
Beverly Public Library
Beverly Recreation Department
Beverly Waste Reduction Committee
CCI Reprographics
City of Beverly
Flush Portable Restrooms
Greater Beverly YMCA
John Archer / Archer Insurance
Landmark Senior Living Community at Oceanview
Maria’s Pizza
Montserrat College of Art
One Stop Market
Todd’s Sporting Goods
Ward’s Florist

Artists ( + )( - )

Arts Fest Participating Artists:


A.I. Ray

AEC Design

Alisa Zalosh Watercolors and Oils

Allison Glick Ceramics

Amy Brnger Art and Paperworks

Amy Casher Designs

Amy Keller – Bumble Belly Designs

Amy Vander Els

Ancient Fire Henna

AnnaJanessa PhotoArt

Anugra Home Goods

Art by Alyssa

Ashley Procopio Jewelry

Bass River Woodworks

Behrens Boards

Beverly Bees

Beverly Bootstraps Thrift Shop

Beverly Guild of Artists

Beverly High School students

Brandon Gorski Illustration

C Chepeleff Photo Design

C.E. Golden

Calli b.

Camberville Dog Treats

Can’t Resist Pillows

Cape Natural Soap Co.

Cardamom Designs

Carissa Reynolds

Cedar Street Studio

Chelsea Fire Hot Sauce

Chikako Designs

cinder + salt

Claire de la lune Toys

Clutch Towels

Copper + Coral

Cozy Cottage Decor Shop

Cruz Art Designs

Custom Wood Works

Danvers Art Association

Deanna Jacome: Shady Tree Maker

Debbie Shirley Art

Deborah MacFail Designs

Design of Mine

Designs by HeidiB

Digits Studio

DMG Designs Jewelry & Wares

Doves and Figs

E. Michael Miller

Earth Metalworks

Edie & Fin

Eight Acorns

Endicott College students

Eric Sturtevant Illustrations

Farm + Sea

Ferruzzi Design

Firsthand Supply

Flyn Costello

Folk Couture/Taskwear

Foxfire Creative Studio

Frog Song Designs

Garden Clay Works

GarnetGirl Jewelry

Gomobyjo Antique Artisan Jewelry

Green Phoenix Threads

Guilday Glass

Half-n-the-Bag Insulated Wine Bags

Helene Farrar Art

Isaac Jude Pottery

James Polisky Silkscreen Art

JEM Custom Woodworking

Jennifer’s Handmade Soap

JLM WoodWorking

Joe Oliverio Photography


Joseph Auger / JSA Goldsmiths

Joseph Barnett Photography

Joy Raskin – Metal Ornaments

K Rose Illustration

Karl & Tomato

Kittredge Candles

Knots of Fun – Makers of Happy Hands Happy Dog Toys

Launch Program Card Shop – Beverly High School

Levene Designs

Liberty Farm Forge

Linda Spang Art

Lindsay Behrens Fine Art

Lindsay Jordan Handmade

Little Bear Illustration

Little Bug Prints Co.

Little Owl Arts

Liz Rodriguez Ceramics

Mae Chevrette Studio


Marcel Fwamba

Martha Everson Studio

Martini Jewels

Maura O’Connor Illustration

Merrimack Valley Essentials

Mia Whittemore

Michael Alfano Sculpture

Michelle McGaughey – Studio McGaughey

Migrant Winds Prints

Mizlizzee Photography

Mona Enamel

Montserrat College of Art students

Morgan Dyer

Nancy Marland Jewelry

Neil Handler – Seaside Pottery

Notso Kitty

Nurit Niskala

Oana Lauric – ARTOUJOURS Studio

On the Horizon

Patricia Wellenkamp Jewelry

Paul Nguyen Photography

Pearle’s Painting

Periodically Inspired

Peter Rockwell


Positive Energy Jewelry



Prunella’s Workshop

Rachel Paxton Fine Art

Randi Shenkman, Belchertown Photos

Red Rover Clothing Co.

Rocklen Designs

Rocky Neck Designs

Rope Fiber Arts

Rusty and Ingrid Creative Company

Sac A Main

Salt and Soil – The Art of Stivo

Salter’s Point Provisions

Sara Roizen Studio

Seascape Creations

Seaschell Design

SepiaLepus Illustration

Shari Zabriskie Pottery

Shepherd’s Run Jewelry

Sheryl Blackhills

Sibel Alpaslan

Signature Sewing East by Sarah Jane Visnick

Soleil Furnishings

Stone, Spirit and Fire handcrafted by Kelly Bollman

Stonehouse Studio

Tanner Glass

Taylor Popek | The Jellyfish Lady


The Furniture Institute of Massachusetts

The Violet Orange

Tom Torrey/Gammaraybots

Tommy Gagnon – Boston Woodturning

Treeline and Tide

Twigs and Heather

Twin Pots Fine Arts & Pottery

Two Son Jewelry

Upper Crust Candle Company

Urban Kitchen Handmade

Winter Hill Jewelry


Your Turn Arts



Downtown retailers will also be participating:
Cabot Street Books & Cards
Field House
Good Neighbor
Nanci’s International Jewellery Chest
Paper Asylum
Roost & Co.
The Golden Hanger