The Fuzzy Pineapple welcomes all art lovers, artists, foodies, bloggers, musicians, authors, videographers, actors, growers, photographers, family, friends and more to join us for our 3rd annual independent art and craft festival!
Festivities will feature over 100 independent artists, both local and abroad, showcasing their best original wares. There will be live entertainment showcasing some of the most talented artists, dancers, filmmakers and performers, food, games, activity stations, make and take, photo booths, art installations, a scavenger hunt, an art auction, contests and chances to win prizes!
This event is free to the public and pets are welcome.
Event: The Fuzzy Pineapple Craft and Art Festival
Date: October 7, 2017
Time: 10AM – 7PM
Location: 1209 Paul Russell Road Tallahassee, Florida 32301
Children Friendly: Yes
Pet Friendly: Yes
Disabilities: All accessible
Parking: Limited, Parking Lot and Roadside
Transportation: Located 1 block from two bus stops, Taxi, Car, Bicycle
Vendors: Artists, Crafters, Food, Growers
Food: Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-Free, Seafood, Poultry, Beef, Pork, Desserts, Snacks
Entertainment: Artists, Dancers, Singers, Actors, Musicians, Authors, Directors, Filmmakers, Models and More
Come out and show your support by shopping small and encouraging the artists to continue their work!
For more information please call or text The Fuzzy Pineapple Team at 850-566-5661 or visit us online at https://thefuzzypineapple.com/index.php/calendar-2/tfpfest-2017/
Enjoy and share the fun using #TFPFEST on your favorite social media sites!
Contribute to the festival campaign here: https://www.gofundme.com/tfpfest2017
Bring a white shirt for tie dying and the color zone. Pineapple themed costumes and clothes are encouraged and welcomed! The first 200 persons will receive a free goodie bag. The group or person who brings the most people to the festival will win $500.
Short List of Opportunities
⦁ Entertainment – Showcase your talents in a live performance on-stage, perform a demonstration, teach a workshop, paint a body or showcase your wares in the fashion show!
⦁ Vending – Sell your art, handcrafted wares, plants, food and more at the festival and/or share a booth with other artists.
⦁ Artist Panel – Explain your work, creative processes and what drives you to create on-stage.
⦁ Art Installation – Watch your art bloom with the help of other artists or make your own solo art throughout the festival with the theme “Pineapple Party.” This is juried and prizes include up to $100 in cash, gift cards, art supplies, fuzzy pineapple items, and/or a free 10×10 booth for next year.
⦁ Art In the Park – Enter the all day art competition! This is juried and prizes include up to $100 in cash prizes, gift cards, art supplies, fuzzy pineapple items, and/or a free 10×10 booth for next year.
⦁ Art Auction – Let the bidding begin! Submit art to the art auction. Keep 80% of the funds.
⦁ Speed Art Contest – Artists can participate in a 20-minute speed art contest on stage and win fuzzy pineapple packages, gift cards, and prizes.
⦁ Volunteering – Volunteer by decorating, game building, helping festival patrons and vendors, facilitating activity booths, traffic direction, festival set-up and clean up.
⦁ Networking – Make new friends while experiencing up and personal engagement within the festival and after the festival is over!
⦁ Photography + Videography – Showcase your short films. Get a free booth in exchange for recording the memories at the event!
⦁ Get Sponsored – We are using our crowdfunding campaign to sponsor 20 student artists with a table, tent, chairs, and a sign. They can network, sell, and showcase their art for free!
⦁ Free Booth – Student organizations that host an activity booth or station can network, sell, and showcase their art for free!. *Organization must stay entire festival.
⦁ Win $500! – The person or group who brings in the largest amount of people to the festival will win $500. All parties are noted at the information booth upon entering the festival.