2018 Halifax Art Festival

Sponsored by the Guild of the Museum of Arts & Sciences
November 3rd and November 4th, 2018

Celebrating its 56th anniversary, the Halifax Art Festival is the 2nd oldest continual art festival in the state of Florida. The festival attracts approximately 45,000 visitors to view the works of over 250 fine artists and artisans from all over the country. Offering live entertainment, a student art competition, children's activities, fine dining in many local restaurants and cafes, the HAF is a premier annual event in Central Florida. 

Visit the official Halifax Art Festival website at www.halifaxartfestival.org 

Artist applications for the 2018 Halifax Art Festival are now CLOSED.

Dates & Times

November 3 and 4, 2018

Saturday, November 3rd 9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday, November 4th 10:00am-4:00pm


Historic downtown Riverfront Park on Beach Street, between Bay Street and Orange Avenue


The Halifax Art Festival benefits the Museum of Arts & Sciences. The Guild of the Museum of Arts & Sciences originated and presents this prestigious festival every year which is organized and operated by volunteers. 

Contacts for the Halifax Art Festival

Art Festival Chair: George Fortuna, 443-831-5597

Artist Contact Coordinator: Pam Fieldus, 386-405-2140 or halifaxartfestival@gmail.com

Art Festival Publicity Director: Pat Masotti-Abernathy, 386-437-2604

Food Broker: Al Smith, 386-295-5102

Musicians: Please contact George Fortuna for inquiries at 443-831-5597