Eric Knight has been involved with the Festival since childhood. One of his fondest memories is taking his little sister to see a Mason Daring and... Read More
Over the years, the Marblehead Festival of Arts has contributed to memories and traditions that positively impact individuals, families and the community. Artists prepare their art, family reunions are planned, children look forward to building and racing their boat on Redd’s Pond and strategies of viewing the fireworks are discussed all to celebrate July 4th and the activities surrounding the Festival.
The following short essays are the recollections of friends of the Marblehead Festival of Arts and what it means to them. Throughout year we will continue to publish these stories. If you have special memories of the Festival that you would like to share here in under 500 words, send us a note.