Creative activities and entertainment for kids of all ages. You're sure to find something you love at the first-ever Virtual Publix Art Yard!

What's Your Favorite Artistic Activity?

Art Projects

Zentangle Crescent: Create unlimited original designs from structured patterns, using just a few simple materials. Fun and relaxing!

Thanks to Alliance for the Arts

What can you do with a glue gun, a sheet of parchment paper, and your imagination? Simple and easy stencils and reliefs, with great results!

Thanks to Alliance for the Arts

Grab a roll of masking tape and create all kinds of sculptures -- the only limit is your imagination with these tips, ideas, and techniques.

Thanks to Dale and Jeff Ocasio

Making art with masking tape

Sculpt a face

Reclaim old picture frames

Create sea serpent bottles

Make walking stick skulls

Sculpt a face on a jug

Bring a pterodactyl to life

Have fun coloring with Publix!

Click the picture to download a PDF coloring sheet you can print and make your own.

Performing Arts

Ever wanted to juggle? Here's a fun getting-started tutorial using three scarves.

Thanks to Wild Ace and Alliance for the Arts.

Tap your toes to this lively Celtic dance performance -- and then get up and dance along at home.

Thanks to Kellyn Celtic Dance

Enjoy this special performance of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, courtesy of Florida Rep.

Florida Rep’s Winter Conservatory presents Godspell, playing on the lawn Jan 28 – Feb 6. Sneak a peek above and get more info and tickets.

Practice your magic sleight-of-hand: All you need is a toothbrush and a finger to do this cool trick.

Thanks to Wild Ace and Alliance for the Arts

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artfest@home is a virtual art festival Presented by
Southwest Florida's Premier Art Festival
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers
Saturday, February 6, 2021: 9am - 6pm
Sunday, February 7, 2021: 9am - 5pm
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Saturday and Sunday, February 5 & 6, 2022
Opening Night Friday, February 4
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Phone: 239-768-3602