Jerry Brown Arts Festival - Expired Event
|Location||Former Colby Building
236 Laurel Ln
Hamilton, AL 35570
|Description:||The Jerry Brown Arts Festival (JBAF) is an indoor, juried arts festival headlined and named in honor of Hamilton resident and Smithsonian potter, Jerry Brown, who as a ninth-generation potter was awarded in 1992 the National Heritage Fellowship and in 2003 received the Alabama Heritage Award from the Alabama State Council on the Arts. Artists from throughout the Southeastern United States participate in this two-day festival celebrating the festival's theme, "Reflections of the South."|
Host of the JBAF is the Northwest Alabama Arts Council, Inc., a 501(c)3 organization supporting the arts and art education.
The 2013 Jerry Brown Arts Festival was attended by an estimated 3,000 people from 15 states to include Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. We also had special guests who attended the JBAF all the way from the Republic of Uganda (Africa).
|Contact name||Ed & Marla Minter|
|Show hours||Sat 9-5, Sun 10-4|
|Public Admission Price||Free|
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