HUNTERSVILLE – This fall, artists from around the country and overseas will converge on Birkdale Village for the Greater Charlotte Fine Art Festival.

On Oct. 27 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Oct. 28 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., guests will be able to tour more than 10,000 pieces of handcrafted, original artwork. Admission and parking are free.

The festival will be set up on Birkdale Commons Parkway, running through the heart of Birkdale Village. Paintings, photographs, sculptures, metalwork, digital art, jewelry, glass, ceramics, and wood pieces will be on exhibit and for sale.

The Greater Charlotte Fine Art Festival is directed by Paragon Art Events, an organizer of fine art festivals across the nation. For more information about the festival, for photos or to schedule an interview with an artist or Festival Director Bill Kinney, visit http://paragonartevents.com/charlotte/index.html, call 631-421-1590 or email Bill at bill@paragonartfest.com.