Tempe events: 49th Annual Fall Tempe Festival of the Arts

Author: Nancy

Posted on: November 28, 2017
Last updated on: August 24th, 2018 at 11:34 am


Tempe events include the Fall Tempe Festival of the Arts, December 1-3.  This marks the festival’s 49th year as one of Tempe’s most popular events. As many as 350 artists from around the country exhibit and sell hand-made works of art in a multitude of media, including photography, paint, sculpture, jewelry and ceramics.  You’re sure to find a few of your favorite things and unique holiday gifts for others on your shopping list.

In addition to the artists’ booths, the festival features live entertainment, wine and beer gardens, a kids’ interactive area. There’s also a section devoted to cottage arts, such as handmade seasonings, soaps, candles and sauces.

The Fall Tempe Festival of the arts takes place in Downtown Tempe along Mill Avenue and the adjacent streets from December 1-3, 2017 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. rain or shine.  Don’t miss this event that’s fun for the whole family and admission is free. For more information on all of the festival artists and events, visit www.tempefestivalofthearts.com.

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. See what’s happening below and view a complete listing of Tempe events, or call (480) 894-8158 for more information.

November 28- December 3: THE BODYGUARD
ASU Gammage

November 29-January 14: ZooLights
Phoenix Zoo

November 30: Jack & Jack
The Marquee

November 30: Kelly McNelis: Your Messy Brilliance: 7 Tools for the Perfectly Imperfect Woman
Changing Hands Bookstore

November 30-December 9: Stray Cat Theatre presents: Mercury
Tempe Center for the Arts

December 1: The Caribbean Cruisers
Tempe Marketplace

December 1-3: Fall Tempe Festival of the Arts
Downtown Tempe

December 1-3: Darrell Hammond
Tempe Improv Comedy Theater

December 1-30: Las Noches de las Luminarias
Desert Botanical Garden 

December 2: Ratio
Tempe Marketplace

December 2-23: Childsplay presents Go, Dog. Go!
Tempe Center for the Arts

December 3-April 22: 6th Street Market
24 E. 6th St.




Tempe Festival of the Arts

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