Our Mission is to promote and foster the arts in Marblehead and surrounding communities
Founded in 1962, the Marblehead Festival of Arts has a rich history of producing a premier summer arts festival that has become a forum for artistic expression over its 50+ years of operation. The Festival operates throughout the year with seasonal events, fundraising and planning for our signature events over the July 4th holiday.
The July Festival hosts a wide range of art exhibits, outdoor music concerts overlooking Marblehead Harbor, the Film Festival, the Street Festival, the Children’s Festival, Artisans Marketplace and many other cultural activities designed to provide a fun and enriching experience for the entire family.
The Festival is managed by a Board of Directors elected annually by the corporate members of Marblehead Festival of Arts, Inc.
The 2020 Board of Directors:
Carol Moore, President
Anne Lyness, Treasurer
Rosanna Steinig, Secretary
Matt Friedman, First Vice President
Kiki Taron-Kinney, Second Vice President
The Marblehead Festival of Arts is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation registered in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. this community organization is funded solely on fundraising events and donations to fund its operations.