The annual Southwest Indian Art Fair will be at the Arizona State Museum on Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 23, 2014. This event is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Admission to the fair and museum during this event is $10 for adults, $7 for museum members, and free for ages 18 and under and students with valid student ID.
The Southwest Indian Art Fair is a great opportunity to see and learn more about various styles of Southwest Indian art as well as Southwest Indian culture. The fair features over 200 Native artists. Some of the art available at the fair include pottery, katsina dolls, paintings, jewelry, baskets, rugs, and blankets. The event also features artist demonstrations, native food, music and dance performances, a raffle, and a benefit sale.
About the Arizona State Museum: This museum is located on the University of Arizona's campus at 1013 E University Blvd. The Arizona State Museum first opened in 1893 making it the oldest as well as the largest anthropology museum in the Southwest United States. Admission is $5 for ages 18 and up. Admission is free for those under 18 as well as for U of A and PCC students with ID. The museum is open from 10am to 5pm Mondays through Saturdays. It is normally closed on Sundays as well as state and federal holidays.