Festival Info
Area Info, Music, Tastings
Artist's Info
Participating Artists

The 45th Annual Waterfront Art Festival will be held in North Ponds Park in Webster, which is on the westbound access road to 104 between Hwy 250 (North Avenue) & Holt Road. Festival hours are 10 - 5 Saturday & Sunday. There will be a small admission fee, $3.00 with kids 12 & under free. 

         *    Offering beautiful artwork and crafts
         *    Full food court & an area to sit and relax
         *    Artists who demonstrate their work
         *    Music
         *    Wine/microbrewery/cider mill Tastings Tent (a separate, small admission fee applies)
         *    Well behaved dogs on leashes are welcome

There is plenty of free parking on the ridge between the two ponds right next to the Festival for both visitors and artists. We'll have signs up to guide you in from the access road that runs right in front of the Park. 

We'll have at least 50 parking spaces marked for folks with handicapped permits in the paved parking lot right in front of the Park.  

Webster residents and folks who know the area are also welcome to park in the neighborhood & walk in. The Town of Webster has made arrangements to allow parking along Orchard behind the park without parking tickets. 
45th Annual Waterfront Art Festival
 July 28 & 29, 2018 in WEBSTER, NY
10 - 5 Saturday & Sunday

2017 Tastings Tent

5 Sons Winery
Lakeland Winery
RG Brewery
Blue Toad Cider

+ Stoneyard, WhichCraft, Zugibe & a couple others who are working schedules & permits to try to join us  
2017 MUSIC


12:00 - 2:00 Inner Loop - Meg Gehman trio

In between solo and full band, Inner Loop provides you with an 'unplugged' show full of surprises. This trio brings you top-notch acoustic musicianship performing reimagined pop songs, standards, ballads, and funky pared down versions of old R & B classics. Inner Loop also showcases Meg's original material, best defined as singer/songwriter influenced by pop, blues and soul. Inner Loop played the Festival many years ago and we're very happy to have them back ! 

2:00 - 4:00 Jimmy Highsmith

Critically acclaimed, Grammy Nominated and award winning Saxophonist Jimmie Highsmith Jr., has shared the stage with and opened for multiple Grammy Award winners, including Najee, Alicia Keys, and Chris Botti, just to name a few. He has recorded 8 top selling smooth jazz CD’s that have sold worldwide. Jimmie Highsmith Jr’s sax work represents some of the best in the Smooth Jazz Genre.


12:00 - 2:00 Tom Passamonte & Special Blend

This band, which includes guitar, bass and drums, has been playing and singing together since 1980. They appear regularly at Horizons at Woodcliff in Fairport, NY and Pomodoro’s in Rochester, NY. Their special style includes Pop, Rock and Roll, Blues, Jazz, R&B and a little Country. So there’s music for everyone’s listening pleasure.

2:00 - 4:00 Honky Tonk Hindooz 

The Honky Tonk Hindooz hail from high in the Himalachian mountains of the Indian subcontinent. Comprised of upright bass, guitar, and accordion, the Hindooz play an eclectic blend of psychedelic garage country and weirdo rock and roll oldies from the 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. They specialize in original countrified arrangements of popular songs by artists as diverse as Johnny Cash, The Kinks, Buddy Holly and The Clash, all in a jangly, swaggering Roots-Americana stew.  

We're proud to be one of Rochester's best Fine Art & Craft Festivals. Come see if you agree ! 
We'll update the info below once 2018 plans are finalized. In the meantime, we'll leave this up so you can see what we usually offer.