Art Festivals on tap for Summer 2006 |

Art Festivals on tap for Summer 2006

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The Vail Arts Festival features 120 artists from across the United States selling, displaying and performing their art in Lionshead and Vail Villages. Vendors in Vail Village will mainly sell gallery pieces and custom jewelry. Participants can also take a guided tour of Vails art galleries.The festival will take place from August 11 to August 13 and is free. Visit for more information.

The annual Avon Fine Art & Wine Affaire featuring more than 100 artists from the United States will include 16 of Colorados most accomplished artists this summer. At the festival, artists will display a variety of works, including sculptures, the events biggest attraction.The festival will take place in Nottingham Park in Avon from July 14 to July 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. Visit for more information.

The Beaver Creek Arts Festival encourages tourists and locals to come out and meet the 150 artists that will display their work for two weekends this summer. The festival will take place in Beaver Creek Village from July 29 to July 30 and from August 5 to August 6, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is freeThere is a free shuttle to the festival from the Beaver Creek East Day lot along Highway 6 for participants arriving from outside of Beaver Creek Resort.Visit for more information.Vail Colorado

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