Wickford Art Festival Information


The 2017 Wickford Art Festival will be held on Saturday July 8th and Sunday July 9th.

Parking will not be allowed on either side of Main St, Elam St., Spink St., Brown St. Newtown Ave., Franklin St. and West Main St. south of Newtown Ave. from 5:00 pm on Friday July 7th until the completion of Street Sweeping operations at approximately 7:00 pm on Sunday July 9th. Other normal parking restrictions in the Main Street Area will also be strictly enforced.

Arrangements will be made to accommodate any weddings or funerals and all regular church services at Wickford Churches.

Handicap parking will be available in the Municipal parking lot on Brown Street. Please make your handicap situation know to the parking lot attendant at the entrance and they will direct you to the appropriate rea.

Parking at the former Wickford Elementary School on Phillips St., the Wickford Middle School on Tower Hill Rd. and Wilson Park on West Main St. are recommended.

There will be a shuttle available from these locations to bring you to the municipal lot on Brown St. Also the shuttle will drop off citizens on W. Main St. West Main St. is a "drop off" only location. No citizens will be picked up from this location. The North Kingstown Police Department asks that all those attending the Art Festival strictly observe the No Parking Areas.

Wickford Area residents having any special situations or concerns should contact Capt. Steven St. Onge at 294-3316 ext 8200 prior to the Festival if possible.

The Police Department Art Festival Detail can be contacted though the police department dispatcher as well as an officer at the Mobile Command Unit Behind 55 Brown Street.

Photo Credit: wickfordart.org