Events Search and Views Navigation
- This event has passed.
The 2018 Annual Mystic Outdoor Art Festival
August 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on August 12, 2018 at 10:00 am
The Annual Mystic Outdoor Art Festival will be held on August 11th and 12th. The festival showcases over 230 artists, with more than two miles of arts and crafts including oils, watercolors, photographs, pastels, sculpture, woodwork, comics, acrylics, and more. The Mystic Outdoor Art Festival (MOAF) is free of charge, and features activities and artwork for all ages to enjoy, including a Children’s Art Park.
The oldest festival of its kind in the Northeast, the Mystic Outdoor Art Festival attracts more than 85,000 people from New England to downtown Mystic for this juried art show featuring 250 artists and artisans.
Festival hours are 10am-6pm on Saturday and 10am-5pm on Sunday. Children’s Art Park is 11am-4pm both days. This event is rain or shine.
If you are looking for “things to do in Connecticut this weekend” we have you covered. Sign to get our Free Weekly Event Newsletter to help you plan your weekend. Kids and Family events abound in every town in Connecticut.
Our main coverage is for things to do in Southeastern Connecticut for the towns of Bozrah, East Lyme, Franklin, Griswold, Groton, Ledyard (Gales Ferry), Lisbon, Montville, Mystic, New London, North Stonington, Norwich, Preston, Salem, Sprague, Stonington, and Waterford. However, we also add some events for New Haven, Hartford, Old Saybrook, Westbrook, Madison and a few other towns we feel our readers might be interested in.
Interested in a friendly game of cards, a bike ride, or a hiking event? How about a 4K run, a Halloween party, or Christmas event. Connecticut is filled with lots to do. You just need to know where to find something fun to do in Connecticut. Look through our events calendar or type a keyword in the box to find a type of event. Click on the events categories in the menu to find even more fun events and you will never be bored in Connecticut.