May 15, 2021
9 AM-5 PM
ABOUT THE EVENT /
We are thrilled to announce that a new and exciting Threefoot Festival is scheduled for May 15, 2021 in downtown Meridian, Mississippi. Apply today for your chance to be a part of the amazing experience we have planned!
Always free to the public, our goal is to reach for the stars in providing contemporary artisans and craftsmen, live entertainment on three stages, a delightful children's corner, and food booths. Don't forget to try the Threefoot Bloody Mary!
Major entertainment events will "bookend" the event. The details will be released in coming weeks.
We are grateful for the opportunity to work with each talented and amazing artist that participates in this festival. Feedback from previous events has taught us to work harder to make this a successful event for you, our customers...we listened.
To make this event better for you, we will provide the following ammenities:
Artist lounge with artist only restroom facilities
Snack & bottled water cart for artists
Assistance with loading & unloading
Golf carts on site for quick runs to your vehicle
Volunteers for booth setup
Ample space between booths
Festival maps listing artist locations
Our goal is serve you!
The Mission of the Meridian Council for the Arts is to foster and promote diverse art and cultural organizations, events, education and individual artists in Meridian and Lauderdale County, Mississippi, through leadership, partnership, collaboration, grants and services. The council serves more than 100,000 people a year through its Community Art Grants Program, the annual Threefoot Festival, workshops, and other co-sponsored special events each year.
IN COLLABORATION WITH:
Local, Fresher, Better! We're partnering with Meridian's sensational farmers market again Local farmers bring fresh, locally-grown produce and processed foods to sell. Enjoy a tasty treat or load up on groceries all while supporting small-scale local farmers!
This fabulous monthly showcase of Meridian's finest artists and crafters will be on display
One of the most interesting gatherings of hobbyist and curious people is happening right around the corner at the Soule Steam Works. The Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.
Catch the trolley for a quick ride over!