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49th Annual Inverness Festival of the Arts

November 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until November 3, 2019

The City of Inverness’ Festival of the Arts returns to downtown Inverness for its biggest year yet on November 2-3 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This is the longest running fine art show in Citrus County with free admission and free parking.

This show hosts over 100 exhibitors in mediums such as glass, drawing, fiber, paint, jewelry, sculpture, wood, ceramics and digital art. The festival will also host a section for merchants with candles, baskets and crafts.

This show has over $6,000 available in awards for competitors, and the awards presentation takes place at 4:30 p.m. Sunday on the Valerie Plaza.

Returning for its second year, the Inverness Plein Air competition takes place on October 29, 2019, through November 1, 2019, with $1,000 in awards available. These paintings featuring the sites of Inverness will be showcased in the Old Courthouse Heritage Museum during the festival.

On Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, is the first ever Quick Draw Challenge where artists paint 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with winners announced at 1:30 p.m.

Day One Schedule

9:30 a.m. Event Starts

1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Music & Entertainment

4:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony

4:30 p.m. Event Ends

Day Two Schedule

9:30 a.m. Event Starts

1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Music & Entertainment

4:30 p.m. Event Ends


November 2, 2019
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Inverness Event & Visitor’s Bureau


Downtown Inverness
Main Street
Inverness, FL 34450
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