Arizona is home to many beautiful cities, and those cities host a variety of fantastic events throughout the year. One event that StageCoach Bags is especially excited for is the upcoming 2018 Prescott Fine Arts & Crafts Festival—and it’s not just because we’re going to be there! Keep reading to learn more about this exciting event and what you can expect if you plan to attend:
What is the Mountain Artists Guild?
Located in Prescott, Arizona, the Mountain Artists Guild is a non-profit organization made up of artists and crafters. It was founded in 1949 by Mabel Laurence and George Phippen—known for being a famous cowboy artist. Today, the guild strives to help educate people about art and support local artists in any way possible. This includes hosting festivals and workshops and even helping with scholarship opportunities.
What is the Prescott Fine Arts & Crafts Festival?
The Prescott Fine Arts & Crafts Festival is a yearly event hosted by the Mountain Artists Guild of Prescott, Arizona. This event started back in 1950, so 2018 marks the 68th year—and the festival is just as fun and exciting as ever before! The festival is a yearly event to celebrate and show off a hand-picked group of crafters and artisans from all over Prescott and surrounding areas of Arizona. Artists and crafters will have tables where they can put their products and design on display for attendees to admire, ask about, and purchase. There is also live music, food, and plenty of fun for people of all ages!
When and where is the festival?
If you’re interested in attending the Prescott Fine Arts & Crafts Festival, you’ll be glad to hear that this event has free admission and is open to the public! It will take place on Saturday, August 11th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and again on Sunday, August 12th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Prescott Courthouse Square. This beautiful venue is located near a variety of fantastic shops, galleries, eateries, hotels, and much more—so there will be plenty to do and see before and after the event.
Whether you plan to attend the Prescott Fine Arts & Crafts Festival or not, you can always shop for your perfect new cowboy boot bag on our website! StageCoach Bags offers a wonderful selection of vintage leather purses, and we can even create a custom bag using your beloved cowboy boots. Learn more by calling Gayle at (480) 265-5312 or Debra at (602) 320-1658.