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It's More than a Festival...

It's about
the Creative Community

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A Seasonal Tradition
That's Fun for All

Festival of Arts

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Marblehead Festival of Arts

Live Entertainment
Day & Night

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MFoA was established
in the fall of 1962
to promote and foster
artistic events
and activities in the
town of Marblehead.

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Marblehead Festival of Arts

A Variety
of Activities for
the Whole Family!

MFoA gets Award
from Old Marblehead Improvement Association

“Certification of Appreciation to Marblehead Festival of Arts on the occasion of its 50th Anniversary Celebration in recognition and appreciation of the many individuals who, as volunteers, have given hours of their time to successfully organize an annual first class celebration of the arts. Signed by Judy Jacobi, President of OMIA The people are from left to right – Bill Smalley, Judy Jacobi, Maggie Smist, Peggy Stone, Kiki Taron Kinney, Mary Alice Alexander, Chuck Scheffreen, all past presidents.

Jeff Weaver Gallery

In following the mission of the Marblehead Festival of Arts “To promote, foster and encourage the fine arts and other forms of arts and crafts” we thought... Read More

2015 Festival Award Winners

We want to thank all the visitors and volunteers for making our 50th Festival celebration a success.  We are working on putting together a page... Read More

Promoting the Arts Throughout the Year

Volunteers, We Couldn't Do It Without You!!!

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It’s an “all volunteer” Festival and you and the generous donors made it happen!   Look here or the July 30th Marblehead Reporter …. or both!

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As we look back from 50, some of our friends share fond memories of festivals past.

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2015 MFoA Scholarship Winners

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The MFoA is happy celebrate this years scholarship winners.  Learn more about this years winners.

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Ways to Get Invovled and Support MFoA


  The Festival wouldn’t exist without you!


  Have fun while making a difference


  Even more ways to support the Festival

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