Are you looking for something interesting to do this fall, but don't want to spend a lot of money? Get your creative juices flowing at these fine Phoenix area art events! All events listed are free to attend so get out there and get inspired!
Grand Avenue Festival
When: Saturday, Sept 26th (all day)
Where: Grand Avenue between 7th Ave and 19th Ave., Phoenix
What: The concept of "adaptive reuse" has brought new life to this former warehouse district. Enjoy live music, art galleries, exhibits, performances, and historic guided tours for just $10 bucks.
Scottsdale Film Festival
When: October 2nd - 6th, 2009
Where: Harkins Camelview 5, Scottsdale
What: A showcase of 29 independent films from 25 different countries over the course of a five-day schedule.
Sunnyslope Art Walk
When: Saturday, Oct 10th from 5 to 9 pm
Where: Central Ave from Ruth Ave (canal) to Dunlap Ave., Phoenix
What: Over 125 local artists showcasing a variety of creative works including drawings, paintings, sculpture, and photography. Catch live music followed by a student film festival.
Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts
When: November 13th - 15th, 2009, 10am to 5pm
Where: Palisades Blvd, Fountain Hills
What: Over 480 exhibitors featuring arts, crafts, photography, music, and loads of food. The beautiful fountain and park provide an excellent backdrop for this annual gathering of artists and craftsmen.