:: Interact with the arts

The Doylestown Arts Festival will feature a variety of live demonstrations, interactive arts, and activities. There are opportunities for all ages to enjoy! More information on times and details will be available closer to the festival. Follow us on Facebook for updates!

:: Silk Scarf Painting

Location: E. State

Cost: $5

The Michener Art Museum returns with our popular silk scarf-painting booth! Artists of all ages are invited to use silk pigment dyes to design an original Japanese habotai silk scarf. Experience the magic of color and self-expression. The Michener booth is sponsored by PECO.

Organizer: Michener Art Museum

:: Wetplate Photography

Location: State & Dommel

Cost: TBD

Have your photo taken using traditional wetplate photography techniques. Participants will leave with a unique tin print. All ages are encouraged to participate.

Organizer: Derek Mohr

:: Pottery Demos

Location: State & Hamilton

Cost: N/A

Artists from Fleming Studios will be providing live pottery demonstrations throughout the weekend! Come enjoy our art in action. All ages are welcome to come and learn.

Organizer: Fleming Studios

:: Glass Blowing

Location: Hamilton Lot

Cost: N/A

Artist Tari Zarka will exhibit live glass blowing techniques at her booth in the Hamilton Street Parking Lot!

Organizer: Tari Zarka

:: Custom Scarves

Location: Oakland & Main

Cost: TBD

Create beautiful, high quality, wearable art at the Doylestown Arts Festival. Participants will be invited to watch while we create these custom designs.

Organizer: Richard Aldorasi

:: Arts Fest Kids Zone

Location: State & Pine

Cost: FREE & Paid

There will be varying activities for all ages - a rock wall, jewelry stations, life sized games, and much more!

Organizer: Busy Bee Toys

:: Woodcraft

Location: E. State & Main

Cost: N/A

Bring your kids to learn all about woodworking: see samples, learn about wood species, and practice sanding.

Organizer: Superior Wood

:: Rock Wall

Location: TBD

Cost: TBD

Doylestown Rock Gym will be on site with their free-standing rock climbing wall. An experience for all ages!

Organizer: Doylestown Rock Gym

:: Art Activities

Location: W. State

Cost: FREE

Engage in a tile-rubbing art activity and coloring sheets with designs relating to the Mercer Museum and our Racing: A Need for Speed exhibit.

Organizer: Mercer Museum

:: Sand Art

Location: State & Main

Cost: $5

Create your own sand art and take it home! Various colors, sizes, and shapes will be available as supplies last.

Organizer: Discover Doylestown

:: Save the Arts

Location: E. State

Cost: N/A

The Michener Art Museum will be on site with art-related activities for all ages. More information to be announced.

Organizer: Michener Art Museum

:: Plein Air Painters

Location: Various

Cost: N/A

Several plein air painters will be on site throughout the festival. Watch these local artists create throughout the weekend!

Organizer: The Arts and Cultural Council of Bucks County

:: Face Painting

Location: S. Main

Cost: $5-20

Organizer: Jes Broderic

:: Escape Room

Location: W. State

Cost: TBD

Escape Games are an exciting and immersive art form that everyone can enjoy. Doylestown Escape Room gives you a taste of what adventures their rooms hold with a "pop-up escape game"!

Organizer: Doylestown Escape Room