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Featured Artisan Vendors & Food Trucks
At East End Arts 21st Annual Community Mosaic
Street Painting Festival
Sunday, May 28, 2017, in Downtown Riverhead
(RIVERHEAD, NY, May 12, 2017) –– East End Arts is pleased to announce the artisan and crafts vendors and food trucks to be featured at their 21st Annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival, which will be held on Sunday, May 28, 2017, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM in downtown Riverhead, NY. This beloved annual fun-for-the-entire-family festival is where families and friends, artists, musicians, and lovers of the arts – young and old – unite to enjoy the creative spirit. Along East Main Street, between Roanoke Ave and East Ave, alongside street painters, live music, dancing, and other activities; artists, artisans, and crafts people will be selling original handmade products, all while street painting artists brighten Main Street with “I Madonnari”, a timeless street chalk art dating back to the 16th century. Admission to the festival is free.
Below is a list of artists, artisans, and crafts vendors featured at this year’s event!
• Graziano Photography – agrazianophoto.com
• East End Wood Designs – eastendwooddesigns.com
• Giving Tree – hand enameled butterfly, flower and leaf jewelry
• Green Eyed Chick – etsy.com/shop/greeneyedchick
• Henna Graphics – instagram.com/henaagraphics
• Luluknits – luknits.com
• The Art Nanny – theartnanny.com
• Resonant Handcrafts – etsy.com/shop/ResonantHandcrafts
• Yan Yan Liang – jewelry
Gourmet food truck vendors include:
• Anewyoricanthing – anewyoricanthing.com
• Hamptons Beach Treats
• Hines Catering
• Rolling Smoke BBQ – rollingsmokegrill.com
For more information about the event, visit:
This event draws over 5,000 local residents and tourists to downtown Riverhead for a Memorial Day Weekend tradition where families and friends, artists, musicians, and lovers of the arts, young and old, enjoy the creative spirit together. All activities take place in downtown Riverhead on East Main Street, between Roanoke Ave and East Avenue, and on the grounds of East End Arts (133 and 141 East Main Street.) In the case of rain, the event will be held on Monday, May 29, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM; notice will be posted at eastendarts.org and 631-727-0900.
The 21st Annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival is made possible by the generous support of sponsors. East End Arts extends thanks to lead sponsor, Bridgehampton National Bank, as well as the Knapp Swezey Foundation, Suffolk County, Teachers Federal Credit Union, Town of Riverhead, Long Island Pulse, RiverheadLocal.com, Renewal by Anderson, Martha Clara Vineyards, Richmond Realty Corp, and Riverhead Building Supply. Many sponsorship opportunities are available; contact East End Arts for more info.
For more information, contact East End Arts at 631-727-0900 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the East End Arts Gallery located at 133 E. Main Street in Riverhead, NY (hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.)
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East End Arts, established in 1972, is an award-winning 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization, and operates a School of the Arts, an Art Gallery, and presents a variety of events and programs to promote the arts year-round. Proceeds from all events, sales, classes, donations, and memberships benefit the mission and commitment to building and enriching our community through the arts by way of education, support, advocacy, and inspiration.