Riverhead :EEA 19th Annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival
Riverhead:EEA 19th Annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival
ACTIVITIES & LIVE MUSIC
At East End Arts 19th Annual Community Mosaic
Street Painting Festival
Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Downtown Riverhead
19th Annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival to be held Sunday, May 24, 2015, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM in downtown Riverhead, NY. Admission to the festival is free. This beloved annual fun-for-the-entire-family festival will feature:
Street painting on Main Street;
Fine arts & crafts fair of local artists and artisan vendors;
Live music and performances on the Riverhead Town Show Mobile, hosted by songwriter and performing artist Sheree M.C. Elder;
East End Arts ever-popular Drum Circle;
Food trucks, including Beach Treats Ice Cream and Gelato, Crabman Crabcakes, J&L’s Chicken Fish and Ribs, and Sticky Waffles;
Arts and crafts activities for children as well as dance and music activities for the whole family;
Life-sized board games on the lawn;
All activities take place in downtown Riverhead on East Main Street, between Roanoke Avenue and East Avenue, and on the grounds of East End Arts (133 and 141 East Main Street.) In the case of rain, the event will be held on Monday, May 25, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. This event is sponsored by Bridgehampton National Bank.
Live musical and performing acts on the Riverhead Town Show Mobile stage include:
· The Tewa Marimba Ensemble from Bridgehampton High School
· MadeyRey, performing artist
· Mixed Company, band duo
· Blue Spruce Cloggers
· Fem Fire Belly Dancers
· Teeny Award-Nominated Musical Selections and Scenes from Local High School Productions
· Ryan and Sam Mancini, East End Arts student performing artists brothers
· Prizes and More!
This event draws over 5,000 local residents and tourists to downtown Riverhead for a Memorial Day Weekend tradition where families and friends, artists, musicians, and lovers of the arts – young and old – enjoy the creative spirit together. Festival attendees can stay connected with our online community throughout the festival using #eearts.
For more information about the event, visit: http://www.eastendarts.org/programs/events/community-mosaic.html or call 631-727-0900.