ArtsFest Hudson

Postponed until later in the summer (Date TBD)

Welcome to the third annual ArtsFest Hudson brought to you by the Hudson Downtown Business Improvement District

Saturday, May 2nd from 12-5pm

Get ready to immerse yourself in the local arts scene… 50 arts and craft vendors, hands-on community art projects for all ages, and live performances throughout the day! NEW this year– food trucks, 3 performance areas, and open studios surrounding downtown!

Accepting Vendor Applications from March 1-April 6

Click HERE for our online vendor application

Volunteers Needed for ArtsFest and Run for Arts 5K!

It takes a village to host high-quality events that draw thousands of people to downtown Hudson! Join our team of enthusiastic volunteers to make sure the festival and fun run are a success. If you have a few hours to spare (or half a day) we’d love to place you in one of our many volunteer roles. Fill out our Volunteer Registration Form and help build community!


Initial sponsors for this event include the Hudson Downtown Business Improvement District, River’s Edge Arts Alliance, Main Street Bank, Serendipity, New City Microcreamery, Hudson Town Hall, and the Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson. If you’re interested in finding out more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact We’d love your pARTnership!


We will feature rotating music and dance performances at three separate locations along Main Street… African Drumming with Dave Curry, Bellydancing, Tsunami of Sound, REHarmonix, Symphony Pro Musica, New City Music Studio, In Flyte Aerial Show, Dance On Competition Team, and more…


We’ll have engaging arts and crafts activities for all ages… Face Painting by Scribble Dibble, Community painting and crafts with River’s Edge Arts Alliance, Meet and greets with Princess Anna of Frozen, Hudson Public Library Storywalk, and more…

Run for the Arts 5K

Come join us to support the arts! Run for the Arts 5k is a walk/run that was created by the Hudson Business Improvement District to help support arts in Hudson for all. The run is scheduled for Saturday, May 2nd before ArtsFest begins. Click HERE for more information and to register. Online registration ends on Sunday April 24th at 11:59 PM.
Rail Trail Flatbread Co. will be providing flatbread to all participants at the end of the race and Medusa Brewing Co will be providing one free beer to all participants over 21 years of age.


We’re so excited about the vendors who will be joining us for ArtsFest this year. Plan to shop your way up and down Main Street and support these wonderful local artists and artisans! We’ll add to this list of vendors as we receive applications…

Name of Vendor
Crafty Creations
CJDow Studio
Marilyn Hanlon
Prunella’s Workshop
Warmth of Wood Designs
Tialinas Homemade Greeting Cards
2Di4 Jewelry Creations
Heather’s Hearth LLC
Hudson Candle Co
Paintings by Carolyn
Cozy Creations by Beth
NAM Cut-Paper Designs
Red Barn Cookies
I am Root
Hudson Soap Kitchen
Stephanie Rita Creative
Deirdre and Michael Millman
Minha Joia
Mystic Moon Beads- Sue Underwood
DWolf Designs
Dirk Underwood Blacksmith
Wear the Wonder
Eric Draws Art
Sugar and Gold Design

To host your own event during ArtWeek MA,
please visit for more info and the application