Exhibits & Vendors
Tuscumbia’s "Fourth Thursday"
Thursday, June 27th - 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Tuscumbia's "Fourth Thursday" sponsored by Market 35674 will be June 27th from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Live music and fun things for kids. If you are interested in selling your hand crafted merchandise on Main Street please contact the Market at firstname.lastname@example.org. Food vendors are also welcome to apply.
Helen Keller Festival Arts and Crafts Show
Friday, June 28th
Saturday, June 29th
Sunday, June 30th
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Something for everyone. From accomplished artists to selected vendors with hand-crafted items, you are sure to find something in your tastes at affordable prices. No items are commercially produced! Artists and vendors from all over the southeast will have such items as original paintings and artwork, limited edition reproductions, hand-sewn clothing, hand-crafted toys, jewelry, frames, and much, much more! Come check out the new and improved arts and crafts show! The arts and crafts show is located on the “north bank” of Tuscumbia’s Spring Park.
Saturday, June 29th - 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Fun, creative, hands-on activities will keep any child busy at Imagination Station. Children will participate in building activities, making one-of-a-kind take home crafts and works of arts. Educational activities are also included that teach children how people with hearing and vision disabilities learn to read and communicate and how this affects their every day activities. Imagination Station is located on the “north bank” near the main entrance to the park in Spring Park. All activities are free to all children!
2013 Helen Keller Art Show of Alabama
The 2013 Helen Keller Art Show of Alabama is a juried competition of works by Alabama children who are visually impaired, blind or deaf. The show is open to students in Alabama public, private and residential schools. This annual exhibition tours the state and is displayed at the Tennessee Valley Museum of Art during the Helen Keller Festival. The Helen Keller Festival Board selects one art piece each year to receive the Patty Johnson Award and the piece is retained in Tuscumbia in a permanent collection. The remaining exhibition pieces are auctioned by silent bid.
Tennessee Valley Museum of Art- Exhibition: “Elayne Goodman: Art as Life”
The artist’s expressions through use of recycled materials in a colorful and artist new context, characterized by exceptionally high content and color. Each piece is one-of-a-kind.
Tuesday, June 25 – Sat., June 29, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm; and Sun., June 30, 1:00 – 3:00 pm.
Admission: $5 adults, $3 students, museum members free. (Group rates available); Sunday is free. “Meet the Artist” Event on Saturday, June 29 from noon until 4:00 p.m.