Recognized for its high-quality fine arts since 1971, the Festival will showcase nearly 200 artists from the United States and Canada who work in painting, sculpture, glass, ceramics, jewelry and photography. More than 20 Arizona bands and performers also will provide continuous live music throughout the weekend. Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for students and free for children 12 and under. A two-day pass is available for $10. Proceeds benefit the programs of Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. For more information, call 480-499-8587 or visit ScottsdaleArtsFestival.org.