UPCOMING EVENTS - ARTE AMERICAS

WE STILL HAVE SPACE FOR FOUR MORE ARTISTS IN THE K-6 AGE GROUP. READ THE SUBMISSION FORM AND INFORMATION BELOW, THEN CONTACT US!

ARTE AMÉRICAS CELEBRATES THE YOUNG ARTIST
Open Invitation Juried Art Contests and Shows

WHO:
Any young artist in grades K - 12 can enter for free Contest Divisions are grades K - 2, 3 - 5, 7 - 9, 10 - 12

WHAT:
Painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, etc (no photography or digital art)

WHERE:
Arte Américas, 1630 Van Ness Avenue

WHEN:
K – 6th Grades Art Show June 8 – July 9, 2017
7th – 12th Grades Art Show July 13 – August 20, 2017

HOW:
Submit a digital image (cell phone image ok) of your art with your name and grade for the first round of judging to: pat@arteamericas.org

Image due dates:
  • K – 6 Friday, May 26, 2017
  • 7 – 12 Friday, June 23, 2017
You will be notified if your art is selected to hang in the Student Gallery at Arte Américas.

Deliver to Arte Américas:
K – 6 
Friday, June 22 pm – 6 pm
or
Saturday, June 3, 2017, 11 am – 3 pm

7th – 12th Grade
Friday, June 30 2 pm – 6 pm
or
Saturday, July 1, 2017, 11 am – 3 pm


AWARDS and RECEPTION:


K – 6 Sunday, July 9
2 pm – 4 pm (Awards at 2:30 pm)

7 – 12 Sunday, August 20
2 pm – 4 pm (Awards at 2:30pm)

RULES:
* Only one entry per person
* All art must be original work and created by hand
* Two-dimensional no larger than 24” x 36” (If selected, it must be framed and ready to hang)
* Three-dimensional art must fit on a pedestal that is 12” x 12”
* Entry form must be attached to submitted art
* Art will be judged on artistry, creativity and originality The decision of the judges is final
* A selection of 24 – 36 entries will be selected to be displayed in the Student Gallery at Arte Américas


Download the 2017 Entry Form
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5o-VSyHvhO9UHFaMFJVWHpJREk/view?usp=sharing0


 



 



NIGHTS IN THE PLAZA 
SUNSET CONCERT SERIES
 ONLINE TICKET PURCHASE VIA OUR SQUARE PAGE

Doors open at 7    Shows from 8P-10P
1630 Van Ness in Downtown Fresno

$12/Adults   

$10/Members  
$5/Kids under 10


"SIX PACK" -- Buy five tickets and get one free!
 

 BRING YOUR OWN CHAIR for maximum comfort!

*Tacos Mazatlan will have food for purchase
 

* Beer/Wine/Margaritas/Sodas/Water available
 

* Shaved ice for the kids!



2017 Nights In The Plaza Lineup 
 

5/26 Mariachi Universal de Marisa Orduño!
Internationally renowned music director has commissioned an ensemble of musicians from throughout the state to kick off the concert season in style!  Bring your comfy lawn chair and meet us in the Plaza!


6/2 Como La Flor: A Tribute to Selena
featuring Luz Maria as Selena



6/9 RAW: A Tribute to WAR
Cisco Kid, Why Can't We Be Friends, Lowrider...and more




6/16 Moonlight Trio  -- Rockabilly + Cumbia = Cumbiabilly!


6/23 Mariachi Los Charros del Valle
Ensemble directed by Raoul Hernandez


6/30 The New Monsanto Band
Only one rule: NO parking on the dancefloor!!




** JULY - SEASON INTERMISSION **



8/4 The Larry Flores Band
Tejano/Tex-Mex all night long!





8/11 Trio Los Romance
Bolero classics from yesteryear



8/18 Mariachi Alegre
In their first Plaza performance!



8/25 Heavy Weather
Playing the music of Carlos Santana




9/1 Ruben Hurtado y su Descarga
Latin Jazz and Son Cubano -  pa'bailar!!





9/8 Los Hijos de José
Modern son jarocho with traditional inspriations



9/15 40 Watt Hype
A mix of socially conscious Latin/Funk/Hip-Hop/R&B



9/22 Baila Esta Cumbia: A Tribute to Selena
Luz Maria returns with two more hours of nothing but Selena!



9/29 Latin Connection
Season wrap-up and dance party



ONLINE TICKET PURCHASE VIA OUR SQUARE PAGE




 Sánchez Productions and Arte Americas bring you
PIÑATAFEST 2017 in Fresno!!!

Saturday, May 27  1pm - 9 pm

Kids 8 and under are FREE
Over 8  - only $3

Hourly piñata smash
  • 1p - Ages 0-4
  • 2p - Ages 5-6
  • 3p - Ages 7-8
  • 4p - Ages 9-10
  • 5p - Ages 11-12
  • 6p - Ages 13-17
  • 7p - Age 18-20
  • 8p - 21+  (must have I.D. verification)

  • Piñata making classes with Abigail Janzen
  • Craft and food vendors
  • Loteria games all day long
  • Live music and entertainment hourly
  • Giant Jenga and Giant ConnectFour games
  • Hand-made Piñata contest
  • Take a selfie with the LARGEST PIÑATA ON THE WEST COAST!