Wickford Art Festival Saturday and Sunday
The Wickford Art Association will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wickford Art Festival this weekend. The festival will take place in Wickford village on Saturday, July 7, and Sunday, July 8, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
There will be a special exhibit at Wilson’s of Wickford of the association’s founding members’ artwork. The work will be up until Monday, July 9. Charter member John Huszer will have his work displayed at the library, where there is also a slide show of the history of the association and the festival. A special commemorative program was created for the festival. It’s filled with old pictures and stories.