Experience one of the most anticipated festivals in Augusta's River Regionthe Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival starting September 15th - 17th, 2023. This festival showcases Augusta’s diversity and culture by displaying art and delicious cuisine from over 20 countries worldwide covering more than four blocks in downtown Augusta.  

Fun Fact: The Arts in the Heart has been voted the best festival in the Southeast! 

Don't worry, we're here to help you navigate this experience like a pro! From badges to the best food and booths to see during your visit, start here!  Over the years, Arts in the Heart has provided a vibrant button for admission and they've become quite the collectible item. Secure your badge in advance or day of the event, you even have the choice of VIP Admission, which comes with some perks!  


 The Global Village is the festival's most popular stop. Here you have the opportunity to sample 19 different types of authentic ethnic food. Lines will be long, but so worth it. 


Five Entertainment Stages with non-stop performances from international acts. Experience the Family Stage, Jazz Stage, and an all-NEW Soul Suite Stage featuring poetry, acoustic sounds, and more! 


The Fine Arts and Crafts Market is a display like none other. On the hunt for new Art, you're in the right place with works from more than 150 artists, both local and nationwide. 


The Interactive Family Area provides an array of activities for children of all ages. Enjoy scavenger hunts, street performers, and craft activities. In addition, there is a Young Artists Market that showcases the art and brilliance of up-and-coming youth artists. 

Join us starting September 15th - 17th, 2022. For festival tickets and parking information, visit the Arts in the Heart website

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