Pop-Up Festivals

Lively one-day neighborhood Festivals take place each year just prior to the International Festival of Arts & Ideas in downtown New Haven. Community Steering Committees, local arts and business partners, and Festival staff and volunteers host local talent, family activities, and vendors in New Haven’s historic and culturally rich neighborhoods.

Fair Haven Pop Up

Saturday, June 3, 2017

A pop-up festival spotlighting the Fair Haven neighborhood, with international food tastings, performances, dance demonstrations, art activities, bilingual story time, and more!

Dixwell Pop Up

Sunday, June 4, 2017

A pop-up festival spotlighting the Dixwell neighborhood, featuring local talent and family activities in Scantlebury Park!

The Hill Pop Up

Saturday, June 10, 2017

A pop-up festival spotlighting the Hill neighborhood, with professional and student performances, art activities, free health screenings, the climbing wall, a DJ, free hamburgers and hotdogs, and more!