The 47th Festival of the Arts

  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 17, 18 & 19
  • Open daily 10am - 5pm
  • Free Admission
  • Chase Park on Cross Street in Chatham, Cape Cod
  • 5 minute walk from Main Street, Chatham
  • Shuttle Bus from Creative Arts Center & Main Street Community Center
  • Children's Tent with Crafts & Face Painting
  • Two gourmet food trucks
  • 120 Artisans & Craftsmen


Our Festival is Cape Cod's Premier Fine Arts & Crafts Festival, showcasing beautiful work. We have a wonderful variety of 120 artisans exhibiting at the show.

Exhibitors from around the country showcase one of a kind pieces including clothing, jewelry, fine woodworking, art, ceramics, graphics, metalwork, glass and much more. Delicious food trucks and an ice cream van are conveniently located in the center of the green to ensure you energy to keep exploring!

The Children’s tent features fun activities as always, including as our usual and unusual face painting. Chase Park is a short walk off Main Street, with a free shuttle bus to bring you directly to the entrance of the Festival from Parking stations at the Creative Arts Center and behind the Community Center on Route 28.

We'll see you this summer for another amazing Festival of the Arts!

Click here to view all of this years exhibitors.

What our past Exhibitors have to say.........

Best Studios has been fortunate enough to be accepted into this fabulous show for over 20 years. It has the highest-quality handmade items of any Fine Arts and Crafts Show on Cape Cod. It continues to be a great show for us, with great support and great people!
— John & Elizabeth Best, Best Studios, Wellfleet, MA

Thank you to the Chatham Cultural Council and the Massachusetts Cultural Council for the partial funding of the Shuttle Bus which brings visitors to the Festival from the Creative Arts Center and Community Center Parking lots.