The Coconut Grove Arts and Historical Association, producer of the annual Coconut Grove Arts Festival, has announced its officers for 2017.
The 2017 officers are: Lilia Garcia, chair; Lola Garcia, chair-elect; Todd Carpenter, secretary, and Flavio Carrillo, treasurer. The past chair is Carlos Chialastri and the president is Monty Trainer.
The Coconut Grove Arts Festival is produced by the non-profit Coconut Grove Arts and Historical Association. The association also maintains the Gallery @ CGAF and presents special exhibitions throughout the year from its location at the Mayfair in the Grove. Since its inception in 1963, the association has awarded hundreds of scholarships to students who attend fine arts programs in local schools.
The Coconut Grove Arts Festival consistently has been named one of the best fine arts festivals in the nation by Sunshine Artist magazine and remains the top-voted outdoor arts festival in the history of the magazine’s 200 Best.
The Coconut Grove Arts Festival (CGAF) returns this coming Presidents Day Weekend, Feb. 17-19, 2018 to Coconut Grove. For more information on the 2018 Coconut Grove Arts Festival, visit www.CGAF.com.