ArtsQuest Events and Information

Festival Location

ArtsQuest is held each Mother's Day weekend in South Walton, Florida.  The 27th annual festival will take place  May 8-10, 2015 in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin. 

Town Center Map



Arts Festival Hours

Friday, May 8th |  TBA
Saturday, May 9th | TBA
Sunday, May 10th |  TBA


Food & Beverages

"Gourmet Galley" will features delicious sweet and savory options from some of South Walton's favorite food trucks.  Alcoholic beverages and bottled water will be for sale at the Bacardi Beach Bar in Grand Park throughout the weekend, and lemonade and other non-alcoholic beverages will be for sale in ImagiNation. 

Grand Boulevard Restaurants are conveniently located around Town Center and include Cantina Laredo, Fleming's Steak House & Wine Bar, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Wine World's Cheese Bar, Mitchell's Fish Market and Travinia Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar.


Music & Entertainment Line-up

Download schedule from 2014 ArtsQuest

Musicians and entertainers interested in performing at 2015 ArtsQuest should contact Russell Carter at


Gallery Nights

Are you a gallery owner interested in being an official ArtsQuest partner for Gallery Nights?  Contact Jennifer Smith at or 850.622.5970.



Grand Boulevard offers plenty of complimentary parking throughout Town Center and ample disabled parking spaces. 



The Cultural Arts Alliance is constantly striving to be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Please contact our office in advance of the Festival to make arrangements.


About the Festival

The ArtsQuest Fine Arts & Music Festival is produced by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County and presented by Grand Boulevard at Sandestin and Visit South Walton.  ArtsQuest is a juried fine arts show that includes over 125 artists in the categories of Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Oils & Acrylics, Original Digital Art, Photography, Sculpture, Wood and Works on Paper (Watercolor, Printmaking, Pastels, Pencils, Ink).  ArtsQuest awards $10,000 in cash prizes. In addition to the fine arts show, ArtsQuest features the best in live musical entertainment, dance performances, artist demos, a CAA Member Exhibit and entertainment for kids in ImagiNation (where kids rule).


Rain or Shine

ArtsQuest is a rain or shine event.