Events and Things to do in Reno, Nevada
Free Summer Art Festival
July 21 at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm PDTFree
oin us for our annual Summer Art Festival between 9 AM – 2 PM! It’s FREE and part of the ARTOWN Festival celebration! No registration required. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Parking is available in AFAN’s lot off Arlington Ave. in addition to street meter parking or free public parking 2 blocks east at Sierra St. and Court St.
-Eight creative art stations for kids to make and take art home
-Free book for each child
–Tours of the historic Lake Mansion
-Patty Cafferata, historian and author will be available to answer questions and to sign her many historical building books including Lake Mansion: Home to Reno’s Founding Families.
Did you know that AFAN conducts art workshops in over 100 general and special education classrooms? We do! AFAN is the only northern Nevada arts organization with such an extensive program providing quality art experience for students and training classroom teachers to utilize the arts across their curriculum. AFAN is at the forefront transforming STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) into STEAM – adding the “A” for Art!
–Donations are graciously accepted, allowing AFAN to continue conducting our annual free and open-to-the-public Family Art Festivals in November, March and July. Thanks!