Accessorizing the Artistic Soul
lafemme
Accessorizing the Artistic Soul
Handmade

my style has a mix of ethnic, earthy and boho – with a hint of contemporary. each piece is an original work of wearable art !

When: 10am-8pm
Community Energy
communityenergy
Community Energy
Sustainability

We build solar and wind energy projects by engaging customers through products and services that make these projects possible.

Two Coin Jewelry
twocoin
Two Coin Jewelry

Handcrafted Artisan Jewelry specializing in wire sculpted jewelry.

Designs of New York
Designs of New York
Jewelry
Bring the Hoopla
bringthehoopla
Bring the Hoopla
Hoops!
Nicole Heriot + Jackie Ribalaigua; we bring the FUN back into fitness!
When: 10am-6pm
Bridgeport Theatre Company
btc2
Bridgeport Theatre Company
Action!

Our mission is to lead a culturally diverse collective of local artists to provide a quality, accessible, and affordable theatre arts experience for the community, by the community.

When: 12:30 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Imagine Art
IMAGINE ARTS
Imagine Art
Painting + Craft
Relative Souls
relativesouls
Relative Souls
Funk

Relative Souls are a high energy band from Bridgeport, CT. Equal parts funk, jam, and rock music. There are two types of people that like to come see Relative Souls…those that like to get up, and those that like to get down!

When: 4:00 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Society of Scribes
scribes
Society of Scribes
Calligraphy

Founded in 1974, and based in New York City, the Society is a non-profit educational organization which promotes the study, teaching and practice of calligraphy and related disciplines.

Hazel Daze
hazeldaze
Hazel Daze
Boutique

Find unique Lighting, Handmade Jewelry, Local Photography, Handbags, Totes, Hand Painted Wine/Martini/Shot/Rocks glasses, Pillows, Throws, Curtains, Chimes…… and more at Hazel Daze!

JFearon
Screen Shot 2013-06-10 at 4.45.43 PM
JFearon
Jewelry

Our designs and creations are a reflection of all the fabulous elements within us. We’ve painted the corners of our hearts on blank canvases, captured the vividness of our thoughts with the lens and hand crafted bold, classy, sexy uniqueness.

Emily Denaro
Screen Shot 2013-06-10 at 4.38.45 PM
Emily Denaro
Photography

Emily Denaro has spent over ten years providing award-winning creative services to a variety of clients in CT, MA, PA, MD, MI, and WI.

Wooden Ages
Wooden Ages
Pen Turning

Neil Pabian creates hand-crafted pens out of wood, marble and acrylic.

Sea Breeze Photo Studio
seabreeze
Sea Breeze Photo Studio
Photography
schoolofrock2

Rock!
Inspiring the world to rock on stage and in life!
When: 1:00 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Made in Bridgeport
madeinbpt
Made in Bridgeport
Jewelry

Robin Gilmore’s Made in Bridgeport jewelry collection is both creative and innovative, as she transforms everyday found objects into beautiful wearable works of art.

Parker’s Pampering
Parker’s Pampering

Jewelry and home goods.

CT Against Violence
cav
CT Against Violence
Outreach

Our mission is to bridge the cultures of law enforcement and the Hip-Hop community.

Art Girl Love
aisha
Art Girl Love
Painting
Sci Honor Devotion-Bey
Sci Honor Devotion-Bey
Jewelry

Peace, I am a certified Labor Doula, certified Postpartum Doula, certified Childbirth Educator and Homebirth Midwife Assistant. I am a homeschooling mother of two children.

When: 10am-8pm
Kate Stephen
katestephen
Kate Stephen
Jewelry

I am inspired by everything, but more specifically I find direction in nature, travel, up-cycled materials and the process of creation. My favorite materials are copper, brass, handpicked seashells, sea glass, stones and vintage beads.

When: 10am-6pm
Alpaca Gnomes
alpacagnomes
Alpaca Gnomes

A collective of musician gnomes who travel around, as gnomes do best, by way of Alpacas and spread our love of music and happiness to all we come across!

When: 2:00 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Whitney Alexis Hair
whitneyalexis
Whitney Alexis Hair
Hair

A freelance Hair Stylist and Makeup Artist from the New haven/ Farfield County Area. Her urban chic style is accompanied by her small town hospitality. Here she will showcase some of the recent work she has done.

Bearstro- naut
bearstro
Bearstro- naut
Tank-Top Pop

Boston electronic-pop quartet, Bearstronaut, has made a name in their hometown for sparking instant dance parties, and has been dubbed “tank-top pop” due to their warm, tropical synth-pop sound.

When: 9:30 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Girls on Bikes
girlsonbikes
Girls on Bikes
The kids can play!

Girls On Bikes creates a unique sound that will take the old birds back, and the young guns to destinations they didn’t know music could take them.

When: 3:00 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Elm City Handmade
elmcity
Elm City Handmade
Items
Marroquin Weaving
marroquin
Marroquin Weaving
Loom Weaving
Jamilah Henna Creations
jamilahhenna
Jamilah Henna Creations
Henna

My name is Jamilah, and I am a henna artist located in central Connecticut. I have a love of art and have found a way to channel my creativity into this beautiful ancient tradition.

Cook & Grow
cookandgrow
Cook & Grow
Learn to Cook!

Cook and Grow is a revolving 6-week, after-school program for children 8-13 years old. This program was founded by Chef Mona Jackson.

Pocket Hotties
pockethotties
Pocket Hotties
Sweet Dance
Toes intertwined, be prepared for your favorite hits, like Brass Monkey and Believe It or Not. **explosionnn**. Give em a shot, they’re as good as you think they might maybe be. p+p=pp. technology.
When: 6:00 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Glass Blowing
hotspot
Glass Blowing
Hot Spot Glass Studio

See and learn the art of glass blowing from master Dylan Cotton.

food.
food
food.
Who's Hungry!?

Funky Progressive Jazz band based in Connecticut.combining the worlds of Meriden, Killingworth and Western Connecticut; Kicking it Old School and throwing it down with Monumental Force.

When: Noon
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Meghan Holbrook
Meghan Holbrook
Bellydancing
When: 11:30 AM
Komfort Zone
komfortzone
Komfort Zone
Handmade Luxury Soaps

Our luxury soaps are all natural, hand crafted locally in Fairfield County, and made with a great deal of care about what goes into our products.

BA+CC
bacc
BA+CC
Organization

The mission of the Bridgeport Arts + Cultural Council (BACC) is “to strengthen Bridgeport’s cultural sector’s capacity with leadership, funding, and marketing to advance the City’s quality of life and prosperity.

Loom Weaving
marroquindemo
Loom Weaving
Demonstration

Learn the technique of loom weaving with Ruben Marroquin.

Khalasia Ford
khalasia
Khalasia Ford
Painter Designer

I recently graduated with Top Honors from the Fashion Merchandising & Entrepreneurship program at Bullard-Havens Technical High School in Bridgeport and was accepted to study at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

ViDesigns
ViDesigns
Laureen Byron

Handmade jewelry

poemobile1
The Spinto Band
spinto
The Spinto Band
Cool Cocoon

An indie pop group whose electronica-tinged tunes nod to Pavement, Of Montreal, and Field Music.

When: 8:15 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Handmadecows
handmadecows
Handmadecows
Jewelry

My name is Rhonda, and i am a working mom, teacher, crafter, and jewelry artisan. I started handmadecows in 2001, as an outlet for my pent-up need to “make things”.

Karenza Designs
karenza
Karenza Designs
Jewelry

I am currently selling to a boutique in Bridgeport and several hair salons. I exhibit and sell at juried arts festivals & corporate venues.
I also do home parties.

Iyabarts
iyabarts
Iyabarts
Puppet Theatre!

Here, kids will have the opportunity to learn the art of puppetmaking, have a theatrical experience, AND learn more about Saving our Planet by recycling.

Positive Paint
positivepaint
Positive Paint
Painter

I make my own paint which is derived from fruit and vegetables, it’s a process and tricky to work with but the outcome is well worth it.

When: 10am-6pm
Boutique Girl Gifts
boutiquegirl
Boutique Girl Gifts
Gifts

Handmade in Connecticut! You’ll find most of my bibs and blankets are not made with usual baby prints, but rather fun, funky, and sometimes grownup fabrics.

Anna’s Tutu Precious Boutique
annastutu
Anna’s Tutu Precious Boutique
Tutus

Every Tutu is named and twirled with love, and all are handcrafted by me. I love to encourage young little ladies to express themselves through fashion. I am truly inspired by the giggles and twirling fun a tutu creates.

When: 10am-6pm
Flotsam & Whimsy
flotsamandwhimsy
Flotsam & Whimsy
Jewelry + Home Decor

All Flotsam & Whimsy creations are handmade and unique. Some use shells or sea glass, others gemstones and/or glass beads, but all are inspired by organic shapes in nature.

When: 10am-8pm
Artlaws Productions
artlaws
Artlaws Productions
Painter

NOW A BRIDGEPORT CONNECTICUT RESIDENT, JOHN’S WORK HAS BEEN EXHIBITED THROUGHOUT THE TRI STATE AREA. HE ALSO RECIEVES A GREAT DEAL OF SATISFACTION SERVING IN A MENTORSHIP CAPACITY FOR OTHERS ON THEIR ARTISTIC JOURNEY.

wanlogo
Bridgeport Theatre Company
btc
Bridgeport Theatre Company
Theatre

Bridgeport Theatre Company believes in the power of the arts to revitalize communities.

When: 10am-6pm
Kevin Conklin
kevinconklin
Kevin Conklin
Painter

A native of Connecticut, Kevin has received great acclaim and numerous awards for his impressionistic landscapes and cityscapes.

When: 10am-8pm
cct_v4_header_01
HCC Art Club
HCC Art Club
Organization

The Art Club provides our students with the opportunity to visit exhibitions of painting, sculpture and crafts in a wide variety of museums and galleries in New York City, Boston, Washington, DC and other locations.

Your Mind in Bloom
yourmindinbloom
Your Mind in Bloom

Your Mind in Bloom was born out of the belief that we are all individuals and learn as such.   We look at learning as a holistic experience, one that incorporates who you are: mind, body, and soul.

When: 10am-8pm
World Artist Network
wanlogo
World Artist Network
Organization

A non-profit and online community open to all active, creative individuals, as well as arts appreciators, arts leaders or creative artists including musicians, visual artists, writers, performers, composers, spoken word artists, arts educators, photographers, digital artists, etc.

Hoop- dancers of SW CT
HOOPDCRS
Hoop- dancers of SW CT
Hoops!

We are a collective of hoop enthusiasts and performers of all ages. We strive to unite a community of hoop teachers, artisans, hoop performers and anyone who just loves to hoop!

When: All day
WHERE: All over
GMD Designs
GMD Designs
Artwork

No bio available.

small color seal
National Writers’ Union
nwu
National Writers’ Union
Union

The National Writers Union UAW Local 1981 is the only labor union that represents freelance writers.

nea
AMF Milford Lanes
amf
AMF Milford Lanes
Bowling

AMF Milford Lanes is the largest bowling center in the state, offering traditional bowling on 60 lanes and flat-screen monitors.

Toshirea’s Closet
Toshirea’s Closet
Clothes
ElementForged
elementforged
ElementForged
Potter

Pottery forged by the elements. Earth Water Wind Fire Heart Peace and Love to all the world.

When: 10am-8pm
Food for Crows
foodforcrows
Food for Crows
Visual Artist

I’m a graphic designer, painter and musician. I like making stuff, sometimes for myself, sometimes for others. I’m always looking for opportunities to create.

Marcelo Miranda
marcelo
Marcelo Miranda
Handbags

Marcelo Miranda handbags and belts are going green, bringing eco style!

Poemobile
poemobile2
Poemobile
Live Poetry

The Housatonic Museum of Art, Elizabeth Fray, & CT Office of Tourism proudly present the POEMobile.  Bridgeport’s best and brightest poets perform along with projections & music by The Mighty Third Rail.

infobpt
Art of Jahmane
jahmane
Art of Jahmane
Painting + Apparel

Jahmane’s career as an Artist began in the form of Graffiti and has evolved into a wide spectrum of mediums including works on canvas, photography, clothing, murals, screen print and graphic design.

Friends of the Bridgeport Public Library
friendslibrary
Friends of the Bridgeport Public Library

Get your books here! Join the Friends of the Public Library’s used book sale at the Bridgeport Arts Fest!

news12b
Body Language
bodylanguage2
Body Language
M.A.G.I.C.

“Our world still exists in an indie-disco bubble; we’re just pushing the limits of every genre to a point where the bubble’s about to pop.”

When: 7:15 PM
WHERE: McLevy Stage
Urban Roots
urbanroots
Urban Roots
Clothing

URBAN ROOTS is a clothing line that is geared towards revolutionizing social conscious thinking in order to stimulate, influence, and educate

Supreme Design Publishing
supremedesign
Supreme Design Publishing
Publisher

We are an independent press dedicated to the urban community. Our titles cover all areas of the urban experience – from music to politics – but present the information in a way that “hits home” with readers, as well as non-readers.

When: 10am-8pm
City Lights
citylights
City Lights
Gallery

City Lights Gallery presents local, regional and emerging artists to Bridgeport and its visitors. The gallery hosts various community-based exhibits and events.

Westport Country Playhouse
westportcountry
Westport Country Playhouse
Organization

The mission of Westport Country Playhouse is to transform lives through the power of theater. Our aim is to enlighten, enrich and engage a diverse community of theater lovers, artists and students.

When: 10am-6pm
Screen Printing
2011BAF_05
Screen Printing
Screen Printing

See Liz Squillace work her Paradox Ink magic!

Gathering of the Vibes
gotv
Gathering of the Vibes
Music Festival

Gathering of the Vibes is an annual music, arts and camping festival now in its 18th year.

Jesse Styles
jessstyles
Jesse Styles
Hoops!

Jesse Styles is a Hula Hoop artist with a passion for applying movement and dance to music. With her unique and funky hoop style she aims to leave audiences mesmerized and inspired.

When: All day
WHERE: All over
Nigel Winter
nigelwynter
Nigel Winter
Painter

Nigel lives and works in Central Connecticut in the Northeastern United States. His formal Art training was at the School of Visual Arts in New York City majoring in Illustration.

Minutes Art
minutesart1
Minutes Art
Painting

The original pen and ink drawings have been digitally re-mastered and enhanced with metallic paints to create one-of-a-kind contemporary art pieces including Artwear, Canvas Prints and Surface Art.

When: 10am-8pm
Paradox Ink
paradoxink
Paradox Ink
Silkscreen

Owned and operated by Liz Squillace, Paradox Ink is devoted to promoting positive change in the environment by bringing art to public places.