The backdrop for this renowned festival is the town of Fountain Hills and the fourth highest fountain in the world, at 560 feet tall; set in a 28-acre lake set in the center of downtown.
Enjoy gazing at the numerous fine art pieces on display for art lovers, while taking time to soak in the captivating mountain views and the beauty of the natural desert terrain. You couldn't ask for a better location for a weekend of celebrating the beauty that is creativity.
Paul Sloan was selected as this years featured artist - his art is critically acclaimed, with masterpieces that catch the eye of many, with his portrayal of tango scenes and the essence of the dance. Be sure not to miss out on Paul's works of art and the many other artists' participating in the festival. This is an event worthy of attending and the last festival of the 2012/2013 festival season.
Sunset Kiwanis of Fountain Hills is very active with the community, raising funds each year through fry bread sales at the Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire. Other projects include sponsorship of the Fountain Hills High School Key Club which provides an opportunity for teens to learn leadership skills and also to give back to the community through service oriented projects and a recycling program at the Kiwanis Building.
Thunderbird Artists' festivals have become synonymous with wine tasting and the 9th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire guarantees to be no different. Wine enthusiast's can try first class wines from numerous areas around the globe including Australia, America and Italy, as well as, local Arizona wineries.
Thunderbird Artists Fine Art & Wine Festivals are destinations, not just an event. This is a perfect way to spend the Saint Patrick's Day weekend!
9th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire, produced by Thunderbird Artists! Meet nationally acclaimed, world renowned and emerging, independent artists showcasing new original artwork.
WHEN & WHERE
Fountain Hills, 16810 E. Avenue of the Fountains, 85268
Friday March 15th through Sunday March 17th, 2013
Showcasing nearly 100 award-winning artists...
Featured Artist - Paul Sloan
ADMISSION & PARKING
Admission $3. Free Parking
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
480-837-5637 or visit http://www.thunderbirdartists.com