Norcross Art Fest, October 6 and 7, 2012. The popular Art Fest makes its home on the charming streets of historic downtown Norcross. Whimsical and wildly colorful artisans from across the country exhibit their imaginative artwork. Awarded “Event of the Year” by the Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau, Norcross Art Fest continues to wow shoppers with the wide variety of fun art and fine crafts. In addition to the artist market, the lively Kidz Zone offers a free children’s art pavilion, face painting, inflatables and energetic rides. Continuous entertainment on Thrasher Park’s stage features oldies, blues, jazz and musical surprises. The fantastic food row always draws hungry shoppers with its large variety of tasty treats.