June 22 – 23, 2024


Guinness Open Gate Brewery

The premier cultural event in Baltimore County, featuring curated artists, music performers, fun activities for all ages, and food & beverages from our host sponsor, Guinness Open Gate Brewery!

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The Arts & Drafts Summer Music & Arts Festival will once again kick off the summer at Guinness Open Gate Brewery on June 22 – 23, 2024, celebrating the arts and music from the Baltimore County community as well as the DC region and beyond. Presented by the Baltimore County Arts Guild (BCAG), the event includes visual artists, live music, hands-on art, fun activities, and food and specialty beer releases from Guinness.

This is no ordinary arts festival. Regional artists are curated, and hand selected by BCAG to showcase their art across a wide variety of mediums for guests to purchase, including jewelry, pottery, woodworking, glass, acrylic and watercolor painting, mixed media, and much more, plus local vendors.

In addition to visual arts, musicians and bands will be performing on the main stage continually throughout both days. 7,000+ festival goers are expected at this year’s Arts & Drafts Festival. Make plans to attend this fun event and bring your family and friends!


Learn more about the artists exhibiting at the 2024 Arts & Drafts Festival, as well as our sponsors. Find your favorites on the Festival Site Map so you can stop by their booth!

DEADLINE April 5, 2024.

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