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Newark Arts Festival

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Sep 27, 2023 - Oct 1, 2023

10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Price: Free

NAF Headquarters

17 Academy Street
Suite 702
Newark, NJ 07102


Event Description

This year's Newark Arts Festival (NAF) is powered by Prudential Financial and produced by Newark Arts, will attract thousands of artists, collectors, aficionados and creatives to New Jersey's largest city this Fall. This free four-day celebration of arts and culture will span across all five wards of Newark.

Voted New Jersey's Favorite Visual Arts Festival, NAF 2023 will proudly feature the "Cross Cultural Perspectives" of Newark's diverse and vibrant arts community, as well as national and international voices in the arts. Unique to this year's festival will be a spotlight on the contributions of Newark-area hip hop pioneers, in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop.

Led by local and national curators, each day of the Festival will feature dynamic artistic offerings from Newark's creative community including pop up art installations, performance and poetry experiences, youth activations, film and media events, nightlife, panels and more. 

Visit the event website for a complete schedule of events, a list of our sponsor information, and additional information.

Check and use the hashtag #NAF2023

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  • Darren Newell Lead Writer
  • Louie Tendero Calendar Logistics
  • Sheilla Andal Image Processing
  • Joe Campbell Calendar Supervision & Coding

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