The much-anticipated Swansboro Arts by the Sea Festival is held annually on the second Saturday of June on the waterfront in Downtown Swansboro, North Carolina. From fabulous art and fine crafts to delicious food and wine tasting, this coastal arts and crafts festival has something for everyone.
Browse the historic downtown streets of Swansboro as they are lined with some of the finest art and handmade crafts such as pottery, jewelry, paintings, carvings, photography, sculptures, stained glass art and more. The festival offers a great opportunity to get souvenirs or gifts to take back home for friends and family.
Enjoy live local entertainment at the Harry C. Pugliese “Pug” Pavilion. And make sure to stop at The Kids Zone, located on the waterfront across from Olde Towne Square, for fun arts, crafts and a variety of other activities.
The festival takes place on the downtown Swansboro waterfront.
Downtown streets will be closed to vehicular traffic.
A park and ride shuttle will be available from Ward Farm, located behind the Hampton Inn.