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Tapestry Arts Festival

Labor Day Weekend
August 30, 31 & September 1


San Jose's oldest & largest street festival  (1976 - 2003)

WHO 250,000 festival attendees
WHAT Tapestry Arts Festival 2003
WHEN Labor Day Weekend, Aug., 30, Aug. 31 & Sept 1
WHERE Downtown San Jose, CA
Park Avenue, Almaden Boulevard, San Fernando Street
WHY Proceeds fund arts education programs in schools and arts outreach to the community
COST Free Admission

Festival Highlights:


350 artists & craftspeople

6 entertainment stages
Jazz, swing, country, Americana, rock & classical music, dance and theatre
40 food booths
Artichokes, calamari, barbecued meats, kettle corn, dessert crepes & more
  Creativity Zone
Free hands-on art activities for kids of all ages
  Design for Living
Indoor home & garden show
  Interactive Alley
Rock climbing wall, hang gliding simulator, golf, spas & jacuzzis and much more
  Dining Around with Gene Burns
KGO Newstalk AM 810 broadcasts live on August 31, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  Festival Information:
  Aerial Photograph
  Festival Map
  Media Coverage
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