ArtsQuest is a South Walton Mother's Day Weekend Tradition! The 29th annual ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival, a Mother’s Day weekend tradition, takes place May 13-14 at Grand Boulevard in South Walton, Florida. Produced by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County, ArtsQuest provides an opportunity to view and purchase original art from over 200 artists from around the country while also experiencing live musical entertainment, ImagiNation (where kids rule), student exhibits and great food & beverage options in the Town Center of Grand Boulevard at Sandestin. The 2017 ArtsQiest Featured Festival Artist is Christon Anderson. Anderson’s custom artwork titled “Next Quest” will be the featured image on all ArtsQuest marketing materials for the festival, including posters and merchandise. Presented by Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, ArtsQuest will feature Anderson and over 150 other artists in various mediums including, but not limited to, ceramics, glass, oil and acrylics, photography, sculpture, metal and wood. These exhibiting artists from around the United States will compete for awards and cash prizes totaling $10,000. The Festival will also offer heritage art demonstrations, a CAA member artist exhibit, a Walton County student exhibit, continuous live music and entertainment, and “ImagiNation: where kids rule.” A full cash bar will be available throughout the weekend in Grand Park. Volunteers are needed throughout the weekend to work on all aspects of the festival. Those willing to help can sign up at www.culturalartsalliance.com/volunteer or email firstname.lastname@example.org. ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival | Grand Boulevard at Sandestin Saturday, May 13 | 10AM - 7PM Sunday, May 8 | 10AM - 5PM For more information about the ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival see ArtsQuestFlorida.com. The event is free and open to the public (with a minimum donation requested at the door). Follow ArtsQuest on Facebook for updates! ArtsQuest began as a small community gathering in Grayton Beach in 1989 and now features nearly 200 exhibiting national, regional and local artists competing for $10,000 in cash awards, art workshops, live art demonstrations, music, food, wine, ImagiNation (where kids rule) and more. ArtsQuest 2015 Photo Gallery | SoWal.com SOUTH WALTON ART WEEK ArtsQuest is part of Art Week South Walton, a collaboration of visual, performing and literary arts events presented in diverse formats and venues throughout South Walton in May. Art Week South Walton also includes the Northwest Florida Theatre Festival, Digital Graffiti and the Seaside Writers Conference. Visit ArtWeekSouthWalton.com for more information about ArtsQuest as well as other Art Week events.