Shop, eat and enjoy live music, hands-on art projects and entertainment for kids at this casual and fun Maplewood festival that celebrates making and enjoying art.
Enjoy food from some of the area's top restaurants, live music, art activities and more during Maplewood's whimsical tribute to Bastille Day. More than 50 artists will be on hand for live art demonstrations and exclusive creations.
Kids' activities take place in Sutton Loop Park from 6 to 9 p.m. They include entertainers from Circus Kaput, face painting, top spinning, and hands-on arts and crafts.
6 to 11 p.m. in downtown Maplewood.
More information: cityofmaplewood.com
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