The first ever Callanwolde Arts Festival is coming to the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center on Jan. 25 and 26, the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces has announced.
The event is a two-day indoor festival, featuring some 80 painters, photographers, sculptors, metalwork, glass artists, jewelers and more. The festival will also offer artist demonstrations, live acoustic music and gourmet food trucks.
A VIP reception takes place Jan. 25 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Visitors can tour the mansion, shop after festival hours and be treated to adult beverages, live music, VIP access to the festival and hors d’oeuvres provided by Genki Sushi and Noodles.
Advanced tickets can be purchased for $20 through LivingSocial, which will include VIP access for two and four drink tickets. Guests can purchase VIP tickets at the door for $15, which will include single VIP access and two drink tickets. Regular admission is $5 and parking is free.
The fine arts center is a 27,000-square-foot mansion centered around a large enclosed courtyard in historic Druid Hills, 980 Briarcliff Road. The event, hosted by AFFPS is organized by artists.
For more information, visit www.callanwoldeartsfestival.com.