The Youth Arts Festival will feature visual artists' booths where children can participate in creative activities making their own masterpieces. There will also be performing-based activities including puppet making, storytelling, music, and theater interactive activities. The Youth Expressions Talent Show will be open for ages 5-18.

The Community Youth Arts Festival is a joint project with The City of Greenville, Greenville Recreation & Parks Department, East Carolina University's School of Art & Design, the Pitt County Arts Council, and the Arts Education programs of Pitt County Schools.

October 23, 2021 from 10:00am - 4:00pm

We want to encourage you to be a part of the Youth Arts Festival by downloading this year's coloring poster and sharing your creation with us on Facebook.

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We are seeking volunteers to assist with the festival. We ask that all volunteers are masked during their volunteer hours.

ECU Student Volunteer Sign Up!

Community Member Volunteer Sign Up!





















Interested in becoming a Sponsor of this amazing festival. Email holly@pittcountyarts.org to learn how to get involved.


Be a part of the 17th year of this incredible festival focused on arts for our youth. Your investment will help bring the Youth Arts Festival to our community as a completely free event. Your donation is tax-deductible as Emerge Gallery & Art Center: Home of the Pitt County Arts Council, is a 501(c)3 organization.

Download PDF of the sponsorship packet here.



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