Art on Main Festival cancelled due to weather


Press release from the Arts Council of Henderson County:


Hendersonville, NC – After careful consideration, the Art on Main committee has decided that the potential for hazardous weather conditions calls for us to cancel this year’s Art on Main.  Rain is one thing, but the forecast now includes winds and wind gusts that could be devastating for the artists and the public.

This is the first time that Art on Main has been cancelled. Plans for the 57th annual Art on Main fine art / fine craft festival, scheduled for October 1 and 2, 2016, have already begun.

For more information please contact the Arts Council at or 828-693-8504. The web address is

The Arts Council of Henderson County is a community organization that promotes, advocates for and nurtures the arts in Henderson County and western North Carolina. Its office is located at 401 North Main St., Ste. 302, Hendersonville, NC 28792. (Entrance on Fourth Avenue West.)

The Arts Council is supported in part by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources; funds administered by the Community Foundation of Henderson County, Henderson County, and Henderson County Travel and Tourism.











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