Union Station's 11th Annual Ogden Arts Festival will officially kick off summer events in downtown Ogden. This is a free, two-day festival held at Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave, on Friday, June 13, 2014 from noon to 8 p.m. and Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Enjoy 40 artists' booths, live music, wandering performers, and fun free ARTivities for kids.
Painters of all abilities are encouraged to interpret the beauty of Ogden and present their works to festival attendees through the Plein Air and Quick Draw Competition. Artists will be scattered around Ogden the week before the festival preparing compositions for the contest.
The public will have the opportunity to view the creations and purchase them through a silent auction running throughout the event. Come browse artist's booths located outside on the fountain plaze of Union Station as well as inside the Grand Lobby. Also enjoy interactive art performances conducted by Nurture the Creative Mind Foundation which aims to instill self-confidence, self-expression , and character development through creativity and learning. More information at www.ogdenartsfestival.com