The 50th Annual Bayou City Art Festival is Happening This Weekend in Houston

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Since 1972, this nonprofit-led event has raised over $3.6 MILLION for other nonprofits in Houston!

Fuel your love and enthusiasm for art at Memorial Park as Art Colony Association, Inc. brings you the 50th Annual Bayou City Art Festival to provide you unique art experiences and education. Meet 300+ artists from various parts of North America, witness original artworks representing 19 different art disciplines, and join thousands of art enthusiasts in Houston as you enjoy three days jam-packed of music, food, entertainment, and art. Keep reading for more info!

You will also see the exhibition of the top 30 student artworks from the Middle School Art Competition. But more importantly, by joining the festival, you are also supporting local organizations and promoting the impact of art in the Houston community.


  • When: Friday, March 25, 2022 to Sunday, March 27, 2022
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Where: Memorial Park, S Picnic Ln, Houston, TX 77007
  • Admission: Tickets available for online purchase only. Gate tickets will not be offered.
  • Price:
    • Adult General – $18
    • Child General – $5
    • Children 6 and under – FREE
    • VIP Lounge – $65
    • Parking Shuttle Pass – $5


What awaits you at the festival:

  • Two entertainment stages
  • Food truck park
  • Craft beer and wine garden
  • Live entertainment
  • Beverage stations
  • Active Imagination Zone
  • VIP Hospitality Lounge

Don’t miss out on this artistic experience and get your tickets now! For more information about the event, you can visit the event website here.

Featured image credit: Bayou City Art Festival Facebook