Blazing Star Festival of the Arts

at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve

November 9, 2013 10 am – 4 pm

Activities & Programs   |   Arts & Crafts Vendors   |   Community Poetry Reading

Blazing Star Festival of the Arts is an annual celebration of Nature through art, music, performance, creative play, and collaboration. Explore the art lined paths of the Outdoor Gallery featuring local artists and skilled craftspeople. Participate in community art installations and create your own inspired art pieces using new and up-cycled materials. Meet and mingle with members of the community sharing their passion for conservation and their commitment to our treasured wild spaces.


  • Free entrance

  • Live Music

  • Local artists and craftspeople

  • Environmental exhibitors

  • Hands on Art workshops for children and adults

  • Interactive art installations

  • Photo contest

  • Collaborative art from local schools

  • Birds of Prey

  • Shows and performances

  • Geo caching

  • Tram tours

  • Food and drink

  • Hikes and trails

  • Library Book sale


The Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, Inc. was organized in 1981 to provide volunteer and financial support; especially in environmental education, to encourage community involvement and to advocate the protection of the preserve and conservation of natural resources for present and future generations.


Download Forms

Arts & Crafts Vendor Registration
Poetry Reading Application
Photo Contest Application

Festival Map

Volunteer Registration Form

Boyd Hill Nature Park
1101 Country Club Way South
St. Petersburg, FL