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Handcrafted Art, Local Artisans, Live Music & More Featured at Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion

Two Day, FREE Event on Oct. 7 - 8 at Pearland Town Center

Post Date:09/25/2017 7:59 a.m.

Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion celebrates area artists who specialize in handcrafted pieces in an outdoor market setting. The FREE, two-day event showcases locally curated artists plus an assortment of activities for all ages. Presented by the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau, this year’s event will take place at the Pearland Town Center Pavilion, 11200 Broadway Street on Saturday, Oct. 7 and Sunday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. plus a new evening concert kicking off at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday night.

In addition to exceptional shopping, a Food Truck Court, Wine Bistro, Live Music, Chalk Art by Pearland young artists, Kid’s Interactive Art Station, and a Pop-Up Paint Studio presented by Art & Kustom Kreations will be part of the festivities.

“We’re excited to add a new, Saturday night 2-hour concert featuring The Spinsations starting at 5:30 p.m. We’re happy to provide visitors with another way to enjoy the event,” according to Kim Sinistore, executive director of the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau.

The Pop-Up Paint Studio presented by Pearland’s own Art & Kustom Kreations is back by popular demand. Visitors can enjoy FREE paint instruction classes with sessions planned throughout the weekend for children and adults. Visitors can sign up for the classes on-site during event days.

Courageous Band takes the stage on Saturday with a few special featured guests before The Spinsations rock out the evening from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. On Sunday, The Grifters & Shillers debut at the Pavilion with the 4 Barrel Ramblers closing out the show.

The Food Truck Court rolls in to the show and features area local favorites - D’Lish Curbside Bistro, Nom Mi Street and Space City Spudz.

Keep Pearland Beautiful and the Global Organization for Divinity will keep the kids busy creating take-home art projects at the Kid’s Interactive Art Station open both days from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For a complete schedule of events for Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion, go to www.visitpearland.com/artshow17. To learn more about artist opportunities and the juried art show process, contact Tracy Rohrbacher, marketing manager of the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau at 281.997.5970 or by email at pearlandcvb@pearlandtx.gov.

About – Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau is a department of the City of Pearland whose primary purpose is to expand Pearland’s economy by attracting visitors to the City. Each year millions of dollars from visitor spending generate increased business and the enhancement of Pearland’s image.  In anticipation of the department’s 5-year anniversary, the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau rebranded its logo to a simplified Visit Pearland message with a Texas tagline and a pair of pears. The revamp is current with tourism industry trends and reinforces the website address visitpearland.com.

Since inception in 2013, a four-person team operates from the Visitor Center location at the Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway Street, Suite 1390. The Visitor Center, which doubles as an art gallery showcasing local art, is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and offers a variety of tools to assist visitors and residents including a Visitor Map, Antiques & Boutiques Guide, an Event Venue Guide and a selection of other area guides and brochures.

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