Presented By PLR Florida at the Mennello Museum of American Art
The Mennello Museum of American Art hosts the fifth annual Indie-Folkfest presented by PLR Florida. This annual FREE, all ages, event for people and their pets takes place February 16, 2019, from noon to 5 p.m. in the Mennello Museum Sculpture Garden, which is located adjacent to the museum at 900 East Princeton Street and features some of Central Florida’s best art, food and music.
This year’s live musical line–up includes: Jordan Foley & The Wheelhouse, Lauren Carder Fox, Beemo, The 502s, Eugene Snowden and Beth McKee and the Swamp Sistas.
Throughout the afternoon event goers will have the opportunity to hear featured musicians live on stage, participate in raffles, purchase food, beverage and cocktail offerings from local restaurants and food trucks as well as purchase one of a kind art and items made locally by some of the area’s best artists and artisans.
Emceeing the event this year will be three notable locals; Brendan O’ Connor from the Bungalower, Jenny DeWitt from Townie Tourist and Jon Busdeker author of “100 Things To Do In Orlando Before You Die.”
In addition to the art and music there will be a kids art project station and a communal fence painting zone.
Last year’s event welcomed over 5,000 people and their pets. This is a rain or shine event with no reserved seating. In fact, there is no seating. Guests are encouraged to bring a chair or blanket to stay and enjoy the day.
Offsite parking will be available at Urology Center, Magruder Eye Clinic, McCree Construction and Florida Hospital Alden Garage. Biking and ridesharing is encouraged.
This year’s featured artwork for the event was created by local artist Peterson Guerrier. His work will be featured on limited-edition merchandise for sale the day of the event.
This years’ Indie-Folkfest 2019 Sponsors include: PLR Florida, Lauglin-Beers Foundation, City of Orlando, Orlando Weekly, Central Florida Lifestyle Magazine.
2019 vendors are: The Courtesy Bar, Maxines on Shine, Olde Hearth Bread Company, The Thirsty Topher, Simply Foods By Courtney, Sugarbuzz Dezert Company, Hanson’s Shoe Repair, Tapa Toro, La Femme du Fromage, Dawg Swim & Woof! Orlando
2019 ARTISTS & ARTISANS: Lure Paper Goods, Just Okay Things & Leviathan Artworks, Lady Lion Creations, Kathy Ivers, Gypset, Chelsea Smith, Life’s Palatte, Flynn Dobbs Curated Booth feat. Peterson J Guerrier, PJ Svejda, Annette King, Dawn Schreiner, John Baker, Jon Napoles, Anayansi Artworks, Bet’s Bars, Carla Poma Jewelry, GidgetMobile Boutique, Kicking Cones, Sonas, Tony Garan, Uncharted Designs.