The Exeter Arts & Music Fest kicks off the summer season on the greater Seacoast the third weekend in May of every year, with programming throughout the downtown area. The primary event is an all-day festival along the water in Swasey Park on Saturday.
The 2nd Annual Exeter Arts & Music Fest returns to downtown Exeter on Saturday, May 19th from 10am-4pm, with live music, artist vendors, local food, kids activities and cultural exhibits!
The majority of the vendors will be just inside of Swasey Parkway, along with the Draugar Vinlands Viking group and the singer/songwriter tent. The Independence Stage will now be inside of Exeter Town Hall, along with a handful of art vendors, food, and kids activities. There will also be live music outside on the bandstand in the center of town.
The fest is free and open to the public, with a suggested $10 donation for those who are able.
Located in Exeter Town Hall at 9 Front Street directly across from the bandstand
10:00 David A Corson
11:00 The Kenny Brothers Band
12:15 Red Tail Hawk
2:45 Cold Engines
The gazebo located in the center of downtown Exeter
10:00 Elijah Clark Music
11:00 Ollie & Them
12:30 Sofia Lee Davis
1:45 Concrete Constellation
Singer/Songwriter Busker Tent
Located in Swasey Parkway in front of the PEA boat launch
10:00 Lizzie & Peter
11:00 Artty Raynes Francoeur
12:00 Dan Searl
1:00 Kate McDougall
2:00 Elijah Clark Music
3:00 Maurice Wynne
MaggieBlu / Wunder Budder! / Deb Lawrence Wolf / PartyCrow / Color me Happy / Aimée Margolis / Lee Gee Designs / Erin Marie Creations / Nathan Mann Artist / Squirrelcat Designs / Artist Explores the World / Arryn Vogan Pottery / LFOD Apparel / Sterling Vanderhoof / Artful Harper Studios / Wally's Basement: Custom Signs and Frames, Rustic and Reclaimed / Seacoast Roller Derby / H.Monique Designs / The Bent Nail / Willow Road Watercolors / CaterinasCreations / Paul Timmons / Marshall's Magnetic Jewelry / Jim Faber / The Red Eft Custom Hiking Sticks / Joyous Silks / JaneEslingermetalwork&jewelry / AS3M Art & Apparel / Lynn's Fused Glass / Asia Wire Art / Hand Krafted Hides / Deanna Fair Markey aka TheSignChic / EPOCA / MatthewPearsallDesigns
Laney & Lu / Mama Kim's Farm to Table / Enna Chocolate / Cosmic Kettle Corn / Cakes by Elizabeth-NH / El Camino Foods
Don't forget the Festival Kickoff Concert on Friday, May 18th in the center of downtown Exeter with the Bandstand Blues Jam ft Max Sullivan followed up by Midnight Wrens at Exeter Town Hall !!!
Please consider making your $10 donation now: