2016 Boyne SOBO Arts Festival June 24-25

sobo arts festival

sobo arts festivalThe Boyne City SOBO Arts Festival, billed as a family-friendly interactive art extravaganza, will be celebrated from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday June 25 in Boyne City’s Sunset Park.

The pre-festival fun will kick off Friday night June 24, during Stroll the Streets with musical performances and the celebration and installation of nine new sculptures in the second year of the Walkabout Sculpture Tour.

In all, there will be 12 sculptures in the tour this year … all in place throughout town and ready for enjoying.

Arts Festival Line-Up
Saturday June 25
All-Day activities include Chalk Wall, Graffiti Wall, Inspiration Stations, Chalk Doodle, Balloon Hats, Bubble Pond, Selfie Set- Outdoor Living Room, Painted Piano to Play, Smooch the Pooch Kissing Booth, Live Statues, Children’s Scavenger Hunt, Face Painting, Hat Store, Giant Jenga, Van Gogh Cut Out and Exhibit, Walking Stick Making, Free Hugs, Invisible Dog Walker, Salvador Dali, and an Umbrella Structure.
Plein Air Paint-Out Competition and Chalk-Out Competitions from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a reception and sales at 5 p.m.

Performance Line Up
Noon – 2 p.m.
Performance Art:
Drama, Dance & Song
Chicago Medley,
Someone To Watch Over Me,
Flesh Failures,
Let The Sunshine,
I Dreamed A Dream,
If I Can’t Love Her,
Holding On To A Hero,
I Just Can’t Stand Still,
Let’s Hear It For The Boy,
I’m Here Pulled,
All That Matters,
Noon – 5 p.m.
Wood Carving Demo
Mosaic Tile Display
Wheelchair Art Display
1 p.m. Pottery Demonstration
Puppet Show
1:30 p.m. Live Auction – Painted Chairs
2 p.m. Puppet Workshop
Mosaic Tile Demonstration
2:30 p.m. Man Eating Chicken Reveal
3 p.m. Puppet Show
3:30 p.m. Man-Eating Chicken Reveal
4:30 p.m. Puppet Parade
5 p.m. Artist Reception and Wet Paint Sale
Open to the Public