Fine arts featured in downtown Raleigh festival

Posted October 15, 2008 12:35 p.m. EDT

— Downtown Raleigh will celebrate the state's fine art and craft community Saturday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Art Raleigh will offer samplings from the collections of local galleries and a juried market where 25 fine artists and crafters will be on hand to sell their work.

Local galleries participating include: Adam Cave Fine Art, ArtSource Fine Art and Framing, Artspace, The Collectors Gallery, Flanders Art Gallery, Gallery C, Lee Hansley Gallery, Long View Gallery, M. Street Gallery, Nicole's Studio and Art Gallery, Points of View Photography Gallery, Rebus Works and Visual Art Exchange.

The event, at Lichtin Plaza , is free to the public.