Events And Venues In Houston Area

Bayou City Art Festival

October 8 and 9, 2022
Sam Houston Park, Downtown

  • Art Colony Association provides unique art experiences and education for the greater Houston community by bringing diverse artists to urban Bayou City Art Festivals and supports local non-profit organizations.
  • Established in 1972, the Art Colony Association, Inc. ("ACA") is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to producing high quality art festivals and events to provide financial support to local nonprofit organizations. Over the past five decades, the Art Colony Association, producer of The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown in the fall and Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park in the spring, has raised 3.6 million dollars in support local nonprofit organizations. The Festivals are funded in part by grants from the City of Houston and through Houston Arts Alliance.
  • The Bayou City Art Festival - Downtown will once again take place in Sam Houston Park, and along Allen Parkway, in beautiful Downtown Houston, Texas on October 8-9, 2022. 250 national and international artists, representing 19 disciplines of art, will come together with 20,000+ art-loving patrons, for 2 days full of art, music, food, and entertainment.
  • The two-day festival will include two live performance stages, an Active Imagination Zone for children of all ages, a craft beer garden, a food truck park, a boutique wine garden, a community interactive art project, a Culinary Arts Stage, the VIP Hospitality Lounge presented by Frost Bank, the inaugural Collegiate Art Collective exhibit, and much more!