Festival Activities

RIDGELAND FINE ARTS FESTIVAL

RENAISSANCE AT COLONY PARK | 1000 HIGHLAND COLONY PARKWAY

 

Friday, April 30, 2021

KICK OFF PARTY

5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Renaissance Show Fountain

Enjoy live music by Doctor Zarr's Amazing Funk Monster Band.

BRAWN AND BUBBLES RUN NOW WINE LATER 5K

Starts at 6:00 p.m.

 Begins and ends at the Renaissance at Colony Park. Benefitting The MIND Center at UMMC.

Presented by The MIND Center UMMC

RIDGELAND FINE ARTS FESTIVAL: Booths Open 

5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Renaissance at Colony Park

Start your fine art shopping early!

 

Saturday, May 1-Sunday, May 2, 2021

RIDGELAND FINE ARTS FESTIVAL

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday

This family and pet-friendly event will showcase some of the finest artists in the U.S. while featuring live music, wine tastings and local food vendors.

SAMPLING PALATE

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday

The Santé South Sampling Palate allows festival attendees to enjoy art, music and a handful of unique and craft beer samplings.

CHILDREN'S CREATIVE CRAFTS CORNER

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, on the green space by Orvis

A "make and take" hands-on art activities area where the creations are only limited by the imagination! Children will learn about the history and culture of art while learning crafts from the best of the best. Master Craftsmen will be teaching children a variety of crafts including pottery, wire sculpture, mosaics and wood working.

PUPS PARK

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, on the green space by Orvis

"Pup" on over to the Pups Park, an area dedicated for your fur babies to play and take a potty break. Snap pictures together at our selfie station for future memories! Branded bandanas and waste stations will be available.

RETAIL STORE SALES

11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - all Renaissance stores

Merchants at the Renaissance will have ongoing weekend sales during the festival. Be sure to support our partner venue merchants while enjoying all the festival activities!

LIVE MUSIC

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday

Jam out with some of Ridgeland's top talent! Stages located near the Clock Tower and the Renaissance Show Fountain. For a full line up, click here.

"THE REST STOP" TENT

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday

Need a breather from the jam-packed festival? We'll have a tent set up in the Orvis green space with seating and tables. Grab some grub from the food trucks across the street or check out the weekend's baseball games on TVs in stunning 4K at The Rest Stop.