On October 13-14, 2012 Downtown Silver Spring welcomes the Maryland Festival of the Arts. National and international artists converge on Ellsworth Drive offering works by painters, sculptors, photographers, jewelers, digital artists, glass, fiber and ceramic artisans - and more! Discover that perfect piece to beautify your home and office - to enrich your life! Join us as the beauty of autumn washes over Maryland. Relax as you wander amidst the artwork. Artists are available throughout the event. Saturday October 13 from 10-6 and Sunday October 14 from 11-5. Admission is free with abundant free garage parking surrounding the Festival. The event is conveniently located but a short walk from the Red Line Silver Spring Metro Station.