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Saturday March 28 at the Bedford Boys Ranch, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

In collaboration with the Bedford Cultural Commission, the City of Bedford presents ArtsFest, a family
friendly event to promote and celebrate the arts in Bedford. This festival will feature artists, musicians
and performers who contribute to the vibrant heritage of the North Texas region.
Enjoy an assortment of food trucks, musical entertainers and art of all shapes and sizes at the historic
Boys Ranch Park.
The third annual Bedford ArtsFest will take place March 28, 2015 at the Bedford Boys Ranch Park, in
the heart of the city’s cultural district.
In years past we have seen a tremendous outpouring of residents and guests supporting this endeavor
and we hope to continue with the tradition.

In the heart of the city’s cultural district, the third annual Bedford ArtsFest will take place March 28, 2015 at the Bedford Boys Ranch Park. Coinciding with the City of Bedford’s Easter Egg Celebration, families can enjoy the Easter festivities and continue over to the ArtsFest for free entertainment and activities. The Bedford ArtsFest is a single-day event that adds vibrancy to mid-cities by creating opportunities for people of all ages, cultures and backgrounds to celebrate the arts of North Texas.
Artists of all varieties and skills will have an opportunity to display and sell artwork at ArtsFest. If interested in obtaining a booth, please contact Jeff Florey at 817-952-2317 or

DATES:          March 28, 2015
TIMES:           10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
WHERE:         Boys Ranch Park, 2801 Forest Ridge Dr                              
WHAT:            The 3rd Annual Bedford ArtsFest

  • Juried Art Selections
  • Local and Regional Craft Vendors
  • Emerging Arts Display
  • Family and Adult Arts Activities
  • Live Music & Entertainment

ADMISSION: Free to Attend

Artists who would like their material to be reviewed and approved by a jury of professional artists, for a chance to win cash prizes please register through  The deadline to apply for jury consideration is February 27, 2015. Artists approved by the jury will have the opportunity to exhibit and sell art in a designated Juried area. Please note the price drop in booth spaces.

Craft vendors interested in exhibiting and selling at the Bedford Artsfest are welcome to register to be featured in the Arts marketplace by completing the this application. The deadline to apply for a booth is February 27, 2015. We have dropped the price in booth spaces - grab one now before they are all gone.

Is your organisation interested in sponsoring the event?
Find more information by downlaoding our Sponsorship Prospectus


• Schedule of Events • Food Trucks • ArtsFest Directions • Frequently Asked Questions •Sponsors •Registration

Schedule of Events

"ArtFest Stage" Outside


Time Performer Website
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Brave Combo
2:00 -3:00 p.m. The Michael Lee Band
1:00 -2:00 p.m. Redwine and Roses
12:00 -1:00 p.m. Wandering Daisy
11:00 - 12:00 p.m. Gladys & Maybelle
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.          Joe Tucker      

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for ArtsFest, please call 817-952-2126, for details!

Food Trucks

Little Greek Truck Parrot Icce

ArtsFest Directions

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Bedford, Texas is strategically located in the metroplex between Dallas and Fort Worth. The ArtsFest is located in the Bedford Boys Ranch Park (2801 Forest Ridge drive).

Parking is free.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is handicapped parking?

Handicapped parking is available at the Boys Ranch Park on a limited basis and is first come first serve. A handicap license plate or placard is required.

How much does ArtsFest cost?

Admission to ArtsFest is free.

Is there an ATM on site?

Yes, there are two ATM machines for your convenience. One will be located inside the Boys Ranch Activity Center and the other will be outside near the Arts tents.

Where can I find more information about ArtsFest?

You can call the Boys Ranch at 817-952-2323 or contact Events and Cultural Coordinator at 817-952-2317

What type of road closure occur because of ArtsFest?

Limited access to Bedford Boys Ranch all day Saturday. There will be no access to the Senior Center, Trinity Arts Guild, Arts Council Northeast or Onstage by car.

What type of food is available?

Food is available to purchase. There are multiple food trucks on ground.

Who do I contact to get information for sponsorship for Bedford events?

The contact for ArtsFest is Events and Cultural Coordinator at 817-952-2317

Where do I get volunteer info or an application for ArtsFest?

The contact for ArtsFest is Events and Cultural Coordinator at 817-952-2317

Where do I get vendor info or application for ArtsFest?

The contact for ArtsFest is Events and Cultural Coordinator at 817-952-2317


Registration (for volunteers, food vendors, arts & crafts vendors, and business exhibitors)

Thank you for your interest in our event.
To register please contact Events and Cultural Coordinator at 817-952-2317

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