The annual Crest Hardware Art Show begins today (6/8) with their Crest Fest kickoff party at Williamsburg's Crest Hardware from 1 PM - 8 PM and is free, all ages and open to the public. The annual event is a showcase for art "about, made with, for and/or inspired by hardware" and is displayed, often cleverly, throughout the store. C.H.A.S. runs through mid-August.
Additionally, there's music, food, drinks, dancing, vendor market, free kids crafts and face painting and much much more!" It's free and open to the public. The music side has live performances from Pitchblak Brass Band, Aabaraki, Cold Fronts, Osekre & The Lucky Bastards, and See Through.
If you stop by this afternoon, we recommend you pop over to Union Pool for today's BV-presented edition of Summer Thunder featuring J. Mascis' Heavy Blanket and Love as Laughter. It's free and starts at 2 PM.
Crest Fest 2013 flyer is below...