Bayou City Art
Touted as one of the nation’s top three annual outdoor fine art events, this three day affair produced by Art Colony Association, boasts more than 300 national and international juried fine and visual performing artists. Working in 19 media, artists will showcase their fine and pop original works ranging from decorative and functional clay to photography, pastel drawings to oil paintings, furniture to jewelry, leather goods to mixed media.
An arts and entertainment destination for the entire family, the Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park offers a fun-filled day of art, entertainment, food, wine and beer featuring the popular Green Mountain Energy Children’s Creative Zone, the Adult Creative Zone, the Bayou City unLIMITed Stage, the Houston Arts Alliance Cultural Stage as well as fine and festival fare offered from some of Houston’s most popular food trucks, restaurants and hotels with libations from top-tier sponsor Stella Artois and Barefoot Wines.
The annual fundraiser within the festival, Art Heist: Radiant Orchid will take place on Sunday, March 30 from 1-4PM at 635 South Picnic Lane, Houston, TX 77007 in Memorial Park. The garden party, celebrating Pantone’s color of the year, Radiant Orchid will be hosted by KHOU’s Lily Jang.
Now in its 43rd year, the Art Colony Association has raised more than $35 million for local nonprofit programs through the festivals. This collaborative nonprofit event puts 100 percent of the proceeds back into the community through their 15 nonprofit partners. Bayou City Art Festivals is funded in part by a grant from the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.