New World Festival of the Arts

Dare County Arts Council, New World Festival of the Arts
Event Description: 

The New World Festival of the Arts will be held on the waterfront in historic downtown Manteo.  

This two day art festival is a juried show exhibiting original works from 85 world-class artists from throughout the east coast, providing artists an opportunity to showcase and sell their creative work and compete for awards. Exhibits include watercolor, oil & acrylic, drawing, photography, jewelry, sculpture, and pottery.

The Festival provides awareness of the current trends in the visual arts, while also acquainting visitors with the historic town of Manteo. This annual show is one of the many artistic and cultural events that make Roanoke Island a very special place in the hearts of both residents and visitors alike.

For more information, contact Dare County Arts Council at or (252) 473-5558. 

Age limit: 
all ages
This event is happening next on: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pmShow all dates
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Where is the event?

Dare County Arts Council (See address and directions on the rightbelow)

Dare County Arts Council

PO Box 2300
300 Queen Elizabeth Avenue
(252) 473-5558