Gainesville Downtown Festival & Art Show
The nationally recognized Downtown Festival & Art Show transforms downtown Gainesville into a two-day street part of art, music, food, and entertainment. Presented by the City of Gainesville Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs, the festival celebrates its 41st anniversary in 2022.
Since 1996, the Downtown Festival & Art Show has ranked among the top festivals in the nation. The festival has consistently been ranked among the 200 Best shows by Sunshine Artist, a publication that evaluates art and craft festivals across the nation! With such a diverse array of unique art displayed for sale and competition, it is a great way to purchase one-of-a-kind art for you or a friend. Join us Saturday, November 19th, and Sunday, November 20th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to meet the exhibiting artists, enjoy live music, and sample international cuisine.