2014 Art Festivals in Naples and Nearby

Naples National Art Festival. Photo Credit: Naples Art Association
Naples National Art Festival. Photo Credit: Naples Art Association

For many Naples vacationers, the highlights of the season are the extensive outdoor art festivals with paintings, prints, sculpture, pottery, textile works, and multi-media creations.

Hundreds of artists from across the country will be in Naples, Ft. Myers, and Bonita Springs in late winter through early spring, making it possible to enjoy an art show whenever you’re in town.

Here’s a list of some of the upcoming shows:

Jan. 11 – Naples Artcrafters Fine Art and Craft Show in Cambier Park, 580 8th St. S. This monthly event is located right in the heart of Naples’ downtown, one block south of Fifth Avenue.

Jan. 11 & 12 — Bonita Springs National Art Festival at Riverside Park. With 211 exhibitors, this is a fine contemporary show in outdoor setting.

Jan. 25 & 26 — ArtFest Naples Invitational Art Festival 
at Fleishmann Park
,1600 Fleischmann Blvd. More than 200 artists from across the country show work at this outdoor event.

Feb. 1 & 2 — Artfest Fort Myers on the waterfront in downtown Fort Myers.

Feb. 8 & 9 —  8th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival at Coconut Point, 23130 Fashion Drive in Estero/Bonita Springs.

Feb. 8 — Naples Artcrafters Fine Art and Craft Show in Cambier Park, 580 8th St. S. This monthly event is located right in the heart of Naples’ downtown, one block south of Fifth Avenue.

Naples National Art Festival. Photo Credit: Naples Art Association
Naples National Art Festival. Photo Credit: Naples Art Association

Feb. 22 & 23 — 35th Annual Naples National Art Festival at Cambier Park and 8th Street South. With 275 local, regional and national artists, this is the Naples art event of the year — and one of the top 10 arts festival in the United States.

March 8 & 9 —  Bonita Springs National Art Festival at Riverside Park.

March 8 — Naples Artcrafters Fine Art and Craft Show in Cambier Park, 580 8th St. S. This monthly event is located right in the heart of Naples’ downtown, one block south of Fifth Avenue.

March 22 & 23 — 26th Annual Downtown Naples of the Arts on 5th Avenue South. This large festival in the heart of downtown Naples is a fundraiser for Naples Art, which applies donations and application and booth fees to help underwrite programming at The von Liebig Art Center.

 

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