Shantytown Heritage Park, Rutherglen Rd, Greymouth
Saturday 12 March 2016 10:00am and Sunday 13 March 2016 10:00am

Art in the Park is a vibrant, exciting festival of West Coast arts, featuring visual arts including painting, sculpture, pottery, carving, weaving, photography, performing arts (singing, instrumental, bands, dance) and objects of art – a new category. There will also be some visiting artists of note from other regions. The festival is held at the historic gold mining village Shantytown Heritage Park, Paroa, Greymouth on the second weekend of every March.

All artwork is for sale with the added value of an opportunity to meet and chat with the artists in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Art in the Park provides a concentrated display of talent to inspire all and supports the arts community with a high quality event, encouraging purchases and commissions.

The focus is on family and all ages are catered for. The objectives are several – to show‐case West Coast art, to facilitate the meeting of artists and the general public, to encourage the sale of art, to encourage the public and especially the youth to participate in art activities, and to facilitate a fun day for all.

Visit the website for further information on this event, Art in the Park