September 8, 2019 (Rain Date - Sep. 22, 2019)
11:30am to 5:00pm
Come celebrate all of the cultures and people that make our area so unique at the City of Peabody's signature event! Every year the International Festival attracts thousands of people with live music, artists, and food inspired from around the world lining the streets from Main down to the Square. Kids activities will happening at East End Veterans Memorial Park on Walnut Street with music, activities, games, and more.
The Galleria will be on Foster Street showcasing artwork and paintings from both new and familiar faces. And all new this year, Creative Collective will be bringing in over 40 local artisan vendors featuring crafts from all around the world!
And finally, the Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Beer Garden on Main Street. Beer will be supplied by a local brewery. We hope you can join us as we celebrate our city's rich cultural diversity with plenty of food, music, and fun! ifestpeabody.com for full schedule and details.
Crystal of FishScale Creations creates mixed media artworks utilizing resins with various inclusions, wire, and found objects. By emphasizing aesthetics, Crystal touches various overlapping themes and strategies.
Artist Roze Malone’s SeaWeaves jewelry never fails to impress. “Simply stunning wirework paired with colorful sea glass – a feast for the eyes,” said one reviewer.
Rest Press makes handmade woodblock prints, carvings, and t-shirts inspired by tattoo Americana and occult imagery.
Woven Royal sells the Afrona, which is specially designed for people with curly and voluminous hair. However, it is also great for dreads, weaves, braids, straight hair, and more.
Eric Draws Art brings all things Fantasy, Sci-Fi, and Comic Book to life with watercolors and other aqueous mediums.
Custom crocheted cuddly marine life in the form of jellyfish, cuttlefish, octopuses and squid available as keychains and plushes! Original watercolor illustrations available as pins, prints and stickers.
Esperanza Soaps is an emerging social enterprise with a mission to provide jobs, empowerment and dignity to women living in poverty.
Eight Acorns is nature-inspired terrarium jewelry and home décor items, featuring preserved botanicals and herbarium collected from all around the world.
Anna Dugan will be presenting original artwork on stickers and apparel that feature illustrations and typography. Influenced by Filipino culture and "half" or "mixed" culture, the use of humor & color draw you in to these fun stickers, hats, and t-shirts.
Skeletons in the Closet is a handmade clothing line featuring dark and whimsical fashion for all ages, sizes, and genders. The designs combine multiple styles while also mixing fabrics and textures to create dynamic and unique looks for all occasions.
Beverly Bees is a sustainable, organic beekeeping and bee removal company. We offer turn key hive management services and sell award winning raw honey, handmade beeswax candles, lip balms, lotions and salves.
Green Phoenix Threads is an upcycling operation dedicated to reusing, recycling, and repurposing. All fabric is sourced through thrift shops and the generous donations from friends and family.
ArcWorks Community Art Center is the creative cornerstone in Peabody Square, an inclusive center allowing people with and without disabilities to explore, create, experience, exhibit and sell their work.
Sarah Kelly Ceramics create functional pottery emphasizing uniqueness for everyday use. Simple forms are used within each set created to highlight connectedness within the body of work.
Simply Simon Soaps and Skincare will be presenting cold processed soap, all natural ingredients salves, bath teas, and lotion bars.
Acid Earth Shop creates nature inspired jewelry out of recycled copper and brass sheet metal and handpicked natural stones. The technique called acid etching permanently inscribes freehand drawings onto the surface of the metal, creating truly individual pieces of wearable artwork.
The Winchester School of Chinese Culture will be demonstrating origami/lotus flower and promoting Chinese culture through verbal activities, origami building, and more.
Lush Industrial will be presenting fun and funky jewelry made with new and repurposed hardware. Their specialty is Morse Code jewelry (hardware or beads are used to represent dashes and dots, spelling out words and phrases).
Using the techniques of decoupage, Iris Design creates items that appear to be hand painted. The items used include boxes of all sizes, frames, trays, and small furniture.
Moody Interiors is a home decor gift shop located at 131 Essex Street in historic downtown Salem, MA. Carrying an eclectic mix of handmade home decor, housewares, repurposed furniture, local art and Salem inspired gifts.
Chris Murray of Right Place Right Time will be presenting unique educational photography that is pleasing to the eye, with a mix of local North Shore flavors.
Maryann Bancroft will be displaying paintings of flowers, landscapes, and seascapes done in watercolor, acrylic, and oil, as well as alcohol inks on acrylic tiles. S
Taleo Handmade sells one of a kind bags, small accessories, pillows, and table runners made from re-purposed ethnic clothing. The fabrics are handwoven cotton and hemp featuring natural dyes, hand embroidery and hand drawn batik designs.
DWolf Designs paints with oil on canvas, wood, and often uses re-purposed materials, including building their own frames. They paint primarily land and seascapes inspired by their own photos and imagination.
Ravenstone makes hand-crafted jewelry using various metal elements, including vintage stampings, that are hand-selected for their uniqueness and appeal. These custom-designed pieces are bold, lightweight, and accessibly priced. We also offer a hand-selected selection of crystals and natural curiosities.
Jewelry for a cause! Exquisitely designed and handcrafted, semiprecious gemstone jewelry that reflect both Eastern and Western styles, some simple and elegant while others big and bold. Quality craftsmanship at a reasonable price.