Wellington Arts Festival

March 26, 2021
New Zealand Arts Festival

Explore your creativity at Arts Fest.

Bring the whole family to Wellington on Saturday, April 9, from noon to 3 p.m. to enjoy the fourth annual Arts Fest. The day’s festivities will include a variety of hands-on art booths, a student talent show, a marketplace offering student creations, and gourmet food trucks. Thank you to the 2016 Arts Fest Chair Stephanie Hyer P ’24 and the whole committee for all of their continual hard work.

Use the form below to purchase wristbands for iCreate, tickets for iWorkshop, or booths for iSell.


Express your creativity at all of these hands-on art booths:

  • Bracelet Bling
  • Clothespin Critters
  • Create-a-Canvas
  • Marvelous Mosaics
  • Petite Plants

NEW: iWorkshop

iWorkshop is a new area specifically designed for middle school and upper school students. Participants can experience an aerial art workshop, classes with Sew to Speak, and metal stamping with The Smithery. Thank you to The Smithery for your in-kind donation. Click here to sign up for each of these new workshops. Purchase a $5 ticket below to secure your spots.

iPerform: Calling All Student Entertainers

iPerform is an opportunity for Wellington’s creative and talented students to perform their best song, dance, comedy routine, juggling act, dramatic oration, yo-yo tricks, jump-rope, yodeling, lip syncing, magic act, guitar playing, poetry reading, or other unique performance. Below is the current lineup. Click here to sign up for your performance (3 minutes or less).

Zac Barton: Piano Hannah Guffrey & Ellegra Brown: Piano Callum Costanza: Piano Allison Klingler: Piano

iSell: Calling All Budding Entrepreneurs

iSell provides an opportunity for student artists and budding entrepreneurs to sell their handmade items or promote their personal services in a fun, low-key, self-driven setting. Students of all ages are invited to participate. Below is the current list of iSell booths at Arts Fest. Click here to sign up today!

Audrey Arman & Abby Peterson: Baked goods Sigal Judd: Crocheted Hair Ties & Bookmarks Maya Avery: Cupcakes Daisy Howard: Rainbow Loom Creations Xavier Bailey, Sam Breyfogle, & Arjun Tonapi: Backpack Tags Ginnylu Howard: Pottery Creations Isaac Brown: Handmade Origami & Lessons Jack Hyer: To be determined Alexis Burkhalter: Tennis lessons with Lexi & sports art Lola and Ashley Perez: Sweet & Salty Snacks: Chocolate covered pretzels, popcorn, & more Jake Goudie: Mr. Goudie’s Goodies Famous Homemade Goodies Zubin Reyazi: Duck tape wallets Hannah Guffrey & Ellegra Brown: Ice Cream & Keepsakes

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to set up, work the registration table, help with the hands-on art booths, and tear down. Your passion to help Wellington is greatly appreciated and will make the Arts Fest a huge success. Information about how to sign up will be available soon.

2015 Wellington Artsplash Festival – Phantom of the Opera
2015 Wellington Artsplash Festival – Phantom of the Opera
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Kezia at 2014 Wellington Artsplash Festival - Smile
Kezia at 2014 Wellington Artsplash Festival - Smile
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