The Arts Experience

Arts Experience Festival 2015

March 30 – April 10, 2015


The Arts Experience is a partnership of Hobart and William Smith Colleges and the Collaborative of the Finger Lakes. The festival is an opportunity for participants, including people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities, the college community, and the general public to explore various means of expression through the arts.


The Arts Experience will cultivate and embrace the spirit of inclusion through participation in the arts, artistic performance and celebration.

Festival Schedule 2015

The Collaborative of the Finger Lakes, Inc. and HWS Colleges are pleased to present The 6th Annual Arts Experience: A Festival Celebrating Inclusion & the Arts. Below you will find information about the various festival activities. All activities are free, wheelchair accessible, and open to all. Registration is required for workshops due to space limitations.

Festival Schedule 2015 Coming Soon!




Workshop registration now closed.

No registration necessary for educational events & gala.

2014 Calendar-at-a-Glance


  • Collaborative of the Finger Lakes, Inc. (representing 12 NYSARC agencies)
  • HWS Global Initiative on Disability
  • HWS Office of the Provost
  • HWS Office of the President
  • HWS Education Department
  • HWS Center for Teaching and Learning
  • HWS Dance Department

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Driving Directions

Things to Do In Geneva (PDF)


Email: artsfestival@hws.edu

Phone: (315) 781-4590