Mai 1, 2009
Artisphere is Greenville’s favorite 3-day free outdoor festival to celebrate the performing and visual arts.
The fifth annual Artisphere will attract and entertain thousands of visitors from Thursday, May 7, 2009 to Sunday, May 10, 2009.
Exhibitions and performances will take place on Greenville’s Main Street overlooking the beautiful Falls Park on the Reedy River, around the Peace Center and Riverplace Plaza, extend throughout the West End Historic District as well as in many art studios, museums, theaters and schools.
Out of 585 applicants 100 artists were invited to present their fine art on both sides on Main Street. In addition there are numerous indoor fine art exhibitions and a juried art show.
Performing arts, entertainment, concerts, the Southern Arts Federation’s Short Circuit Traveling Film Festival, ballet, theater, orchestra and many additional spontaneous performances will highlight the broad spectrum of the arts. Children can get hands on and creative at the Kidsphere located near the Peace Center to create artwork or star at the stomping ground.
Visitors will also be able to sample a wide range of regional and international food. Some concerts and performances do require a ticket, but most events are free.
A kick-off party, the Opening Night Gala is sponsored by The Hampton Inn & Suites Greenville Riverplace and The Lazy Goat and will be held on May 7th, 2009 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Riverplace Plaza.
Friday 8, 2009 from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday 9, 2009 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday 10, 2009 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
© Flavia Westerwelle