Dumbo Arts Festival’s kid-friendly Art Village, presented by the Children’s Museum of the Arts is taking place on September 29.
For the first time this year, the festival is partnering with the Children’s Museum of the Arts to offer a wide-range of family art projects, free-form activities, media workshops, and exhibits themed around the DUMBO Waterfront where you can enjoy:
Join this collaborative stop-motion animation project themed on the waterfront.
Theater by the Sea
Build sets and a performance space with seats for a small audience.
Skyline String Installation
Collaborate on a string installation inspired by your surroundings.
Sewing Sea Monster
Sew various materials to create a large sea monster. Make your own finger puppets to take with you to perform at home.
Check Out Art Kits
Borrow an art-kit, complete with paper, watercolor, colored pencils and charcoal and go off and get inspired! Choose from landscape paper or postcards. If you like, you can bring us your art work for display that weekend.
Bike Decorating Station
Decorate your bike using colorful string, tissue paper, beads, bells, recycled materials and tape – or bring your own material.
16th Annual Dumbo Arts Festival
Date: Friday, September 28th to Sunday, September 30th
Friday, September 28th – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, September 29th – 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, September 30th – 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: Spans the neighborhood of DUMBO, Brooklyn, between the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, including the waterfront.