JULY 21, 1997
Art for all ages at Pacific Northwest Arts Fair
This year's Pacific Northwest Arts Fair will be held July 25-27 in Bellevue. The fair offers more than 300 juried artists, art demonstrations, visual arts exhibitions, food and the annual Kidsfair. Admission to all fair events is free, though fees are charged for some activities.
Hours for the artist booths, located in the Bellevue Square west parking garage, are 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Additional booths are located at Bellevue Place and are open the same hours. Bellevue Place is located on the northeast corner of NE 8th and Bellevue Way.
Kidsfair will run the entire weekend, with hands-on activities 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Art demonstration booths can be found at the main fair west drive, Bellevue Square Center Court and at the Bon Marche Fountain Plaza on Bellevue Way.
A junior juried exhibition is set for 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the 2nd floor Bellevue Square Center Court. The Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra will perform July 25 at 7 p.m. at the downtown Bellevue Park located on NE 4th across from the fair.