April and May Art Happenings

Big events are afoot!! 

Arte Para la Vida will be at the Sunset Valley ArtFest on Saturday, April 27th from 9am to 5pm.  Discover local artists, live music and food at our annual ArtFest! Come out for free fun for the whole family! Don't miss out on: Great Artists. Live Music. Kids Activities. Food. Fun...with FREE parking and admission. Music this year includes: The NightowlsBidi Bidi Banda, The Gimbles, Mr. Will- Austin,TX Kid's MusicThe Que Pastas, and the Crockett high School Steel Drum Band.

On May 4th Arte Para la Vida is going to be popping up at Cosmic Coffee with the Austin Flea. Please join us at Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden (121 Pickle Rd.) on Saturday, May 4th from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. for the Austin Flea. The Flea features all local handmade items and vintage wares from some of Austin's most amazing and talented vendors. Find one-of-a-kind gifts any occasion including jewelry, bath/body products, vintage, original artwork, paper goods, textiles and so much more! Entrance to the event is Free and open to all ages! Handmade. Vintage. Local.



Then, on May 11th-12th and 18th-19th Arte Para la Vida will be part of WEST!  We are stop #244 in the Blue Genie Big Top at 6100 Airport Blvd, Bldg. C, Austin, 78752. 

Big Medium’s West Austin Studio Tour (WEST) is a free, annual, self-guided art event spanning two weekends in May. WEST provides opportunities for the public to meet the local artists of Austin in creative spaces. The tour is free and open to the public May 11-12 & 18-19 from 11am-6pm. The Blue Genie Big Top is proud to host stops #191-249 under our roof! We are a great place to start or end your day of art exploration.



On May 25th APV will be at the Austin Flea located at Austin Beerworks from 11am-6pm.  


The we will wind up the month on May 26th back at Cosmic Coffee and Beer (a favorite spot for us!) from 11am-5pm.


So many chances to check out this great city of ours and see some art!