Martin County will be teeming with creativity and inspiration this month when the Hobe Sound & Stuart Festivals of the Arts make their way their respective downtowns. Produced by Howard Alan Events – a local Jupiter art show promotion company – these popular outdoor festivals are consistently ranked among the top art shows in the country and are showcased from Aspen to Chicago to Alexandria and beyond. 15th Annual Hobe Sound Festival of the Arts When: Saturday-Sunday February 6 & 7, 2016 from 10:00am to 5:00pm Where: 11954 SE Dixie Highway in Hobe Sound, FL Hobe Sound will transform four blocks of A1A/Dixie Highway into a living, breathing, art gallery for two days with The Hobe Sound Festival of the Arts. Life-size sculptures, spectacular paintings, one-of-a-kind jewels, photography, ceramics, and much more make for a fabulous weekend. A craft section and green market will also be featured. No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll be sure to find it among the various array of artists participating in this juried art fair. As always, admission and parking are free! 26th Annual Downtown Stuart Art Festival When: Saturday-Sunday February 27 & 28, 2016 from 10:00am to 5:00pm Where: 26 SW Osceola St. in Stuart, FL Located on the banks of the St. Lucie River, Downtown Stuart is brimming with activity daily. With over 70 gift shops, restaurants, and clothing stores, this quaint downtown area sees locals and visitors alike who wish to enjoy a small town warmth coupled with all of the luxuries of a city. Over the years, this festival has established itself as one of the main art fairs...