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Melbourne Art Festival April 25th - 26th

Melbourne Art Festival poster

Credit Kirk Dodd

The Melbourne Art Festival is a nationally recognized event held each year on the fourthfull weekend in April in historic downtown Melbourne, Florida. Admission is free.  Festival hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, with entertainment running until about 10 p.m. on Saturday night.

Did you know that the Melbourne Art Festival has given $107,700 to support art education in Brevard County over the past 12 years.

  •  $50,000 was in the form of scholarships to local students majoring in art.
  •  Brevard County middle and high school art teachers received $28,700 to buy art supplies.
  •  Art-related instruction and donations to other local non-profits account for the remaining $29,000.

So come out to see the free Melbourne Art Festival and know that you're supporting a good cause!