Join us at A Studio in the Woods on Saturday, November 12, 2022, 11am – 5pm for our 12th annual celebration of art and nature.
This year’s musical line up spans the waterways and bayous of South Louisiana featuring Shamarr Allen, Sabine McCalla, and Wayne Singleton & Same Ol’ 2 Step (all the way from Lake Charles!) along with Zydeco dance instruction from Harold Guillory.
Artistic presentations by former residents and guest artists Cori Ander, Brandon Ballengée, Bruce “Sunpie” Barnes, Pippin Frisbie-Calder, Shay Nichols, Yudith Nieto, Sha’Condria “Icon” Sibley, and The Weavers Project featuring kai barrow, Willa Conway, and La Tonya Green.
Environmental Justice Hub presented by Earthworks and the Solutions Project featuring Another Gulf is Possible, ChE, the Congo Square Drum Circle, and RISE St. James.
Food and drink by Big O’s Original Pops, Plant Bass Vegan Deli, Top Notch Creole Creations, Zony Mash Beer Project and more!
Our annual family-friendly festival will feature great music, presentations by artists, guided walks in the woods with scientists, hands-on art activities for kids of all ages, a silent auction, and local food and drink. Now in its twelfth year, FORESTival provides a rare opportunity to enjoy the lush grounds at A Studio in the Woods – eight acres of bottomland hardwood forest that feel a world away while still being within the New Orleans city limits.
$15 suggested donation, kids free!