ahhs arts crafts 2014 1PHOTO: Many exhibitors from the 2014 Arts and Crafts will be returning.

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - Circle July 18th on your calendar and join the Atlantic Highlands Historical Society, The Chamber of Commerce and the Arts Council for a full day of festivities. This is the third year in a row that the three local organizations have joined hands to promote our town and all it has to offer.

Beginning at 10 am, the Historical Society is holding its 42nd Annual Arts and Craft Fair at Veterans Park. There will be 55 crafters displaying their own creations, including a variety of jewelry designers for all tastes, several wood working specialists, many talented fabric artists, fine art, photography and much, much more!

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Simultaneously, the Chamber of Commerce is holding their Annual Street Fair on First Avenue between East Mount and Center avenues. The street will be closed to traffic and the store owners along First Ave will be setting up in the street displaying their specialties, including the restaurants. There remains a limited number of retail spaces available. There will be activities for children and entertainment for the patrons.

Starting at 5pm, the Arts Council is presenting Film One Fest.

From 6pm till dark there will be many artists, some crafters, lots of food and drink, local groups informing patrons of their mission and then, at dark, the real fun begins when there is a competition of one-minute films that are shown at the Gazebo. There are local, national and foreign entries that are judged for presentation and content. Really a superb production!

So Please Save the Date and Have a Great Time!!  For more information visit: www.ahhistory.org