Festival of the Arts, 1979
Height: 28.75 in
Width: 19.5 in
Orange flags in semi-circle; yellow poles through center. Text: "Festival 79".
The Grand Rapids Festival of the Arts, commonly known as "Festival," fist began in 1970 after the 1969 installed of Alexander Calder's La Grand Vitesse sculpture. The three day festival centers around the sculpture at Calder Plaza. The festival features art from every discipline as well as a wide variety of food and music events.