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Cranston, RI 02910

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(401) 490-9475

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Artists' Exchange is a 501(c)3 non-profit community arts collaborative proudly owned by Gateways to Change, Inc.

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Artists' Exchange and Gateways to Change invite all families, friends, and community to join the 12th annual Fall Out of Summer Arts Festival. The festival will be held on Sunday, September 22, from 10 AM to 4 PM on Cranston's historic Rolfe Square, between Auburn and Clarence Street. The festival offers live music, raffles, a marketplace of local artisans, art activities, installations, contests, food, beer, wine, and much more. 

This event is pet friendly and admission is free. 

Sunday, September 2210 AM - 4 PM | 50 Rolfe Square, Cranston, RI

Beer & Wine Garden 

Art Marketplace

Support local artisans - browse pottery, artwork, candles, jewelry, local honey, children's books, bath products and more. 

Wine & Beer


Sit back and enjoy refreshing beer or wine in our private, gated beer garden throughout the day of the festival.

Street Art

We'll provide the chalk and pavement, you bring the creativity and imagination! Compete to win a free class at the Artists' Exchange.

Face Painting

Want to add a little color to your look? Visit the kids' zone to turn your face into a canvas. The possibilities are endless!

Live Music

Visit the main stage to catch live music and theater. Performances are scheduled throughout the entire day! 

Wheel Throwing Demonstrations

Ceramics is one of the most popular programs at the Artists' Exchange - watch our teachers and students demonstrate!

Pumpkin Painting

Get a jump on a favorite fall tradition and pick from the first of the season. This activity is proudly sponsored by Durfee True Value.

Cupcake Decorating

Visit this table to purchase baked goods and decorate your own cupcake. Your treat will be as beautiful as it is delicious!

Food & Snacks

Grab a bite on the go so you can check out all the festival has to offer. Grab burgers, hot dogs, nachos, popcorn and more!

Artsified Carnival Games

Enjoy our handmade carnival games inspired by art history - we think you'll love Fishing with Monet.

Get Your Tickets

Buy tickets for Artists' Exchange's annual production of A Christmas Carol, Epic Theatre Company's 2019-2020 season, and other Theatre 82 productions!

Class Registration

The best deal on class registration all year. Get 25% off class registrations when you sign up at Fall Out of Summer!

 Performances by

  • Mark Carter

  • Jake Hunsinger

  • Nigel Johnson

  • Owen Luke

  • Carolyn Dutra Dancers

  • You Rock Select Band

  • Premier Martial Arts

  • Security Cats

  • Chris McCormick


Artisans & Vendors

Are you a local artisan or crafter? Bring your inventory to our annual Fall Out of Summer Arts Festival, which annually draws in thousands of patrons.


Events like the Fall Out of Summer Festival are made possible by our dedicated volunteers. Earn community services hours while having fun!


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