11th annual Artesian Arts Festival set April 13

This article appeared in the February 2024 edition of the Chickasaw Times

Sulphur, Okla. – Art, music and First American culture returns to downtown Sulphur Saturday, April 13, as the Artesian Arts Festival gets underway at the Artesian Plaza.

The 11th annual Artesian Arts Festival celebrates First American art and artists, and will feature a diverse array of original art, including jewelry, sculpture, metalworking, beadwork, paintings, photography, textiles, basketry and pottery.

A juried art show and market, the 2024 Artesian Arts Festival is open to all federally recognized First American artists to participate.

Tribal dance demonstrations, musical entertainment, family-friendly activities and a variety of food vendors is also planned.

Open to the public at no charge, the Artesian Arts Festival welcomed more than 10,600 art patrons to downtown Sulphur last year.

The Artesian Arts Festival takes place at the Artesian Plaza, adjacent to the Artesian Hotel and Spa, 1001 W. First St., Sulphur.

For more information, contact Chickasaw Nation Arts & Humanities at (580) 272-5520, visit ArtesianArtsFestival.com or email ArtistInfo@Chickasaw.net.