(ähts): The Boston Arts Festival
Presented by Mayor's Office of Arts, Tourism and Special Events at Christopher Columbus Park
September 10 - September 11, 2011
Mayor Thomas M. Menino presents this annual festival to showcase Boston’s performing and visual arts scene. The event is produced by the Mayor’s Office of Arts, Tourism, & Special Events in partnership with the Boston Parks and Recreation Department.
The festival features over 60 juried artists from Boston and a performance program on 2 stages showcasing Boston’s best performing arts groups and performers. Past participants include Boston Ballet, Blue Man Group, Everyday Visuals, Zili Misik, Opera Boston, Aine Minogue, OrigiNation, Boston Pops, Bleu and Boston Lyric Opera.