The Mount Dora Arts Festival is a FREE 2-day event that takes place throughout the quaint historic streets of Downtown Mount Dora, Florida.
This small historic town on the shores of Lake Dora, lies just 35 mins drive north-east of Orlando. It's art festival is a great day out for family and friends.
This annual event draws as many as 300,000 visitors. This 2-day festival has taken place every February since 1975 and it's the premier outdoor arts festival in the region.
The historic streets of Downtown will showcase 285 artists from across the country and around the world. The number of artists is limited to around 285 each year. This prevents there being just too many stalls to see!
There's a wide variety of mediums including pottery, clay, oils, acrylics, watercolor, photography, sculpture and much more. There's even hands on activities for kids inside the Children's Tent. Kids can try face painting, clay pottery, wire scultping and painting, there's even pottery for toddlers. Local musicians on stage in Donelly park provide a pleasent musical ambience to the event.
Here are some top tips to enjoy the arts festival:-
There are points of interest pinpointed on the map below. They are:-
Shuttle bus locations
Simply left click once on any of the pins to find information about that location.