Pawtucket Arts Festival Mission Statement

The Pawtucket Arts Festival celebrates creative and cultural life in the City of Pawtucket,Rhode Island, by presenting vibrant arts events during the month of September for resident audiences and  for visitors to the City and the Blackstone River Valley. PAF  will produce and collaborate with producing partners to present dance, music, theatre, film, visual arts & design, as well as folk-traditional and other arts that evoke the City’s historic legacy, that present creative and cultural communities of today, and that ensure the place of the arts in the Pawtucket of tomorrow.

Festival Board Members

JOHN BAXTER

Chair

RICHMOND WATROUS

Vice Chair

JOE GIOCASTRO

Board Member

SANDRA CANO

Board Member

MARY LEE PARTINGTON

Artistic Director

TRAVIS AUTY

Board Member

LORI-ANN GAGNE

Board Member

Major Sponsor