Monday, June 10, 2013
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS AND IDEAS EXPLODES ON NEW HAVEN'S STAGE
The world is coming to New Haven's doorstep when the International Festival of Arts and Ideas comes to town this Saturday for two full weeks, June 15-29. Established in 1996, the festival is guaranteed to have something exciting and wonderful for you whether you're eight or eighty, or anywhere younger or older. Over 75 countries will be represented in a sparkling diversity of activities that encompass dance, theater, music, lectures, food, walking and bike tours, exhibitions, children and adult film festivals, a pizza fest and puppet making.
New Haven will be abuzz with all things entertainment! Go to www.artidea.org/festival for all the exciting details. Many events, like the Aaron Neville soul and rhythm and blues concert on the New Haven Green from 6:30-9:30 p.m. opening night, are free and open to the public. Bring a chair or blanket and relax musically under the stars.