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The Uptown Arts Expo 2023 springs into Altamonte Springs this weekend with art, chalk and music

Spring has arrived, and Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte Springs will once again be blooming with creativity and color as The Uptown Art Expo returns for a three day celebration of the arts, featuring art, chalk and music!

The popular and free 10th Annual Uptown Art Expo takes place this weekend, from Friday, March 24 until Sunday, March 26, 2023, and will feature over 140 of the finest art and fine craft artists with displays of glass, jewelry, mosaics, paintings, photography, pottery, sculpture and more, all available for purchase.

The Uptown Arts Expo returns to Altamonte Springs this weekend with art, chalk and music!

Uptown Art Expo also features the most creative Chalk Street Artists, who will be creating mesmerizing chalk masterpieces on the sidewalks of Cranes Roost Park right in front of your eyes.

The Uptown Arts Expo Altamonte Springs

Plus, throughout the weekend there will be live musical performances including a kick off concert on the Friday night, March 24 at 6.30 pm with local rockers Rockit Fly kicking off the event before Beyond Frontiers take to the stage featuring six-time Grammy nominated and singer for the heavy metal group Anthrax Joey Belladonna, who will be performing an evening of Journey's classic.

The Uptown Arts Expo Altamonte Springs

Saturday night, March 25, will see Skin Deep perform before the legendary Firefall performing their classic hits "You Are the Only Woman", "Just Remember I Love You", "Strange Way" and more.

Concerts at Uptown Art Expo are VIP seating-only, with tickets costing $20 in advance with guaranteed amphitheater admission .

For ticket information, visit

The Uptown Arts Expo Altamonte Springs

Uptown Art Expo will also feature a great variety of free concert including Sunday, March 26, when you can enjoy Acoustic music with Loria, the funk, jazz and soul of the Franchise Players with Andrew Luv, and more.

Not forgetting food, this years event features delicious international street cuisine and good old-fashioned festival foods, food trucks, craft beer from Sanford Brewing Company and more throughout the festival.

The Uptown Arts Expo Altamonte Springs

Celebrating the events 10th year, organizer Jim Barton commented "The event has evolved so much over the years, and it is now truly such a wonderful weekend filled with original art, classic music and fun-filled activities for the whole community that we are very proud of. We look forward to everyone coming out next month and enjoying all the Uptown Art Expo has to offer."

Experience the 10th Annual Uptown Art Expo March 24-26, 2023 at Cranes Roost Park at Altamonte Springs located at 274 Cranes Roost Blvd, Altamonte Springs.

Admission is free and parking is free, with parking is available in the Altamonte Mall parking lots.

For more information, visit

The Uptown Arts Expo Altamonte Springs

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