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Art and Music Festival in Southern Indiana | June 24-25

Visit beautiful New Harmony, Indiana June 24th and 25th, 2016 for this open-air event of live music, food, fine arts and crafts sponsored by the New Harmony Business Associates. The annual Arts in Harmony Festival is one of the largest exhibitions of live music and art in the Evansville tri-state area!

EOFJive047Thanks to generous sponsors, the festival features some of the Midwest’s most talented musicians, including Nashville Tennessee’s hottest blues band Eight O’ Five Jive, at no cost to attend. Come out for an incredible set of live music and explore the local and regional artisans present to sell and demonstrate their work.

Head on out after work on Friday for live music and artisan vendors from 4:00 to 8:00pm. Stay the night at New Harmony Inn, one of our quaint overnight rentals, or even camp at nearby Harmonie State Park. On Saturday, watch or compete in the sidewalk Chalk Art Contest with $600 in cash prizes. Contest is for individuals and groups ages 13+, with a separate children’s chalk competition.chalk art contest

Other events not to miss on Saturday–the annual Art & Antique Stroll from 4:00 to 7:00PM with art and antiques on display from local artists and businesses of New Harmony. Master storyteller Stephanie Holman will be performing shows at 11:00am and 1:00pm. And, be sure to also keep a lookout for the Squallis Giant Puppets throughout the festival.

Music begins Friday at 4:00PM with Troy Miller and Flatheads. Starting at noon on Saturday, enjoy Ed Rodimel, Moneka Fullop and festival headliners—The Deep Hollow and Eight O’ Five Jive.

Art-Harmony-Artists-TentsParticipating artisan vendors are selected based on originality, creativity and craftsmanship. All work is handmade and all artists will be present to talk about their artwork or demonstrate their talents.

Admission to Arts in Harmony is free and open to all ages. With many great bands and events on Friday and Saturday, we suggest that you stay in New Harmony for the weekend to capture the entire experience. You can view this list of wonderful places to eat, drink and stay during your weekend in New Harmony!

The festival will be held at MacClure Square and Main Street between Church Street and Tavern Street in Downtown New Harmony, Indiana, rain or shine. Art and food vendors will be available on Friday from 4:00 to 8:00pm and on Saturday from 9:00 to 6:00pm.

See Visit New Harmony’s full schedule of events for the June 24 and 25th, 2016 Arts in Harmony Festival.

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About Jim Spann

I'm a harmonist in training, learning to live in the now and cherish my surroundings. Moved to New Harmony with my wife Stephanie, son Nathan, and daughter Lydia to start a new chapter in our family and launch the New Harmony Soap Company.

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