BUFFALO, NY - Art was celebrated once again this year at the 54th Annual Allentown Art Festival.
Tens of thousands of artists and spectators swarmed to the historic streets of Allentown to view thousands of works of art, crafts, and enjoy the artistic atmosphere.
Some art work on showcase featured clay sculptures, drawing, paintings, jewelry, glass-work, crafts, clothes and photography.
Exhibitors were carefully chosen from over 700 applicants for this years festival. Aproximately 450 artists were chosen from all over the United States and Canada to show their work.
Over 41 cash prizes, totaling $19,900, will be award on Saturday to the "Best of Show," "Purchase Award,", and other mixed media categories.
The festival will run Saturday June 11 and Sunday June 12 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.