October 13-14, 2018
Admission is FREE
The Bethesda Row Arts Festival transforms four blocks downtown Bethesda into an outdoor art gallery featuring fine arts and crafts for sale from 190 museum quality artists in Bethesda, Maryland at Bethesda Row. Click here to get the 2018 official – Festival program – for information on artist booth locations and more.
The outdoor event is held rain or shine at Bethesda Row located on Woodmont and Bethesda Avenues, Elm Street. The festival is in easy walking distance from the Bethesda Metro station, and is a 15 minute ride from downtown Metro stops. Numerous FREE and paid parking garages are conveniently located near the Festival.
The Festival features the work of 190 leading fine artists and fine crafters from around the country. On display will be the finest in: ceramics, drawings, fabrics, glass, graphics, jewelry, metalwork, paintings, pastels, photography, printmaking, sculpture, wood and mixed media. The Festival has been widely recognized as one of the top fine arts festivals in the United States.
Well-recognized local artists will be playing acoustic music live from a variety of different genres. Check out our stage at the intersection of Elm Street and Woodmont Avenue.
Saturday, October 13
11am to 1pm – Hari Vasan
1:30pm to 3:30pm – Wytold
4pm to 6pm - Bourbon Moon
Sunday, October 14
11am to 1pm – World Jazz
2pm to 4pm – The 19th Street Band