The second annual Kierland Fine Art & Wine Festival will take place 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28 and Sunday, Oct. 29, at Kierland Commons Main Street, 15205 N. Kierland Blvd.
More than 100 artists from around the globe will showcase their talents with a collection of unique, handmade works of art representing various cultures and a range of subject matter and media, including still life, landscape, portraiture, nature and abstract. Original works will include bronze, clay, glass, metal and wood sculptures. Other works include paintings on canvas, mixed media, fiber art, hand-blown glass, handcrafted jewelry, photography and more. The artists are being juried by a group of professionals that lauds creativity, quality, presentation, and uniqueness.
Those age 21 and older will be able to enjoy wine tastings from Arizona top wineries. Patrons can pre-purchase tasting tickets at kierlandcommons.com/ArtWineFestival. The Wine Garden will feature wines from 16 of Arizona’s best wineries hailing from Willcox Wine Country, a region in southeastern Arizona where 74% of the state’s wine grapes are grown.
Musical entertainment includes a range of local artists including Bill Dutcher, J Forte, Stanley Serrano, Wes Cichosz trio, The Sahnas Brothers and Sandra Bassett.
To complete the festival experience, guests can explore an array of dining options at Kierland Commons, including restaurants such as The Greene House, Shake Shack, North Italia, Zinc Bistro, Tommy Bahama, PF Changs and more. Reservations are encouraged.
To purchase advance Wine Garden tickets, visitKierlandCommons.com/artwinefestival.