Scenes from last year’s Westport Fine Arts Festival along Main Street. / Photos, Westport Downtown Association

WESTPORT — Art, artists and art lovers will converge on downtown this weekend for the 49th Westport Fine Arts Festival.

The juried event, featuring a roster of “national and international fine artists,” will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 28-29. The event is sponsored by the Westport Downtown Association.

Art will be exhibited along Main Street, which will be closed to vehicles from Post Road East to Elm Street, and on Elm Street from Main Street.

Artists will exhibit their work across a range of categories, including painting, photography, sculpture, fiber, mixed media, glass, ceramics, jewelry, wood, graphics and prints. All of the artwork will be available for purchase, according to event organizers.

The festival also will feature food and beverage vendors, as well as a slate of musicians performing outdoors both days.

For more information, contact the Westport Downtown Association by calling 203-293-0099 or email