Tarrywile Park & Mansion Plein Air Festival June 1-4, 2011, Danbury

There is a plein air art happening taking place from June 1, until Saturday, June 4, 2011 at Tarrywile Park and Mansion, 70 Southern Blvd., Danbury, CT. Artists will be painting and photographing en plein air (live from the landscape outdoors in the open air) from dawn to dusk June 1-June 4, culminating in the Plein Air Art Exhibit and Sale on Saturday, June 4, 2-6 pm, where over 100 paintings and photographs from local artists will be offered for sale.

Tarrywile is a beautiful park, and has a lot of trails to hike and explore as well as water features and open fields for observing birds and other wildlife.  There is even a crumbling castle in the part of the park across the street from the mansion.

Also happening Saturday the 4th is an exhibit opening at the Danbury Museum and Historical Society. Details in a separate post to follow.