September 18 - 20Saint Charles, MissouriNorth Main Street, Old Town St. CharlesFriday 4pm-9pm, Saturday 11am-9pm,& Sunday 11am-5pm100 ArtistsDeadline: May 29Application fee: $35 Booth fee: $315-$630On scenic, historic North Main Street in Saint Charles, Missouri, nestled on the banks of the Missouri River just 30 minutes west of downtown Saint Louis. The quaint community, founded in 1769, is home to…See More
"It is with great sadness that we announce the cancellation of Lakeshore Art Festival 2020 due to health concerns over COVID-19. While we did spend a great deal of time considering safe and healthy ways to host the show this year, as well as…"
September 18-20Ferndale, MichiganFri. 3pm-7pm; Sat. 10am-7pm; Sun. 11am-6pm100 artistsDeadline: May 17Application fee: $25; Booth fees start at $355 Best for non-traditional work in all mediums, under $750, jewelry and fiber.This fair attracts both traditional art fair lovers and those that did not realize that they love fine art. We focus on work that is a bit less traditional, art that invites conversation. Don't be mistaken though, it is a juried fine art fair. Work must be of the highest…See More
August 1 & 2Chesterton, IndianaPresented By: Chesterton Art CenterSaturday 10-5 & Sunday 10-4110 Fine ArtistsDeadline: May 15Notification Date: May 25 Application Fee: $30 Booth Fee: $240 and up This is the 62nd year for the Chesterton Art Fair, which draws art lovers from all over the Midwest, always the first full weekend in August. The fair will be held in beautiful Dogwood Park,…See More
September 12 & 13Louisville, KentuckyWaterfront Park, Big Four Bridge Lawn200 ArtistsSaturday 10am-7pm & Sunday 10am-5pmDeadline: May 10Notification date: May 20Application fee: $25 Booth fee: $425-$650The Big Four Arts Festival has been the most attended (40,000+) two-day Event ever held…See More
September 12 & 13Louisville, KentuckyWaterfront Park, Big Four Bridge Lawn200 ArtistsSaturday 10am-7pm & Sunday 10am-5pmDeadline: May 10 Notification date: May 20 Application fee: $25 Booth fee: $425-$650 The Big Four Arts Festival has been the most attended…See More
September 19 & 20Park Forest, IllinoisThe Village Green and along Main StreetPresented by Tall Grass Arts AssociationSaturday & Sunday 10am-5pm80 ArtistsDeadline: May 8Application fee: $35 Booth fee: $175The Park Forest Art Fair is the second oldest, continuously juried fine art fair in the Chicagoland region. This fall, ArtFairCalendar.com conducted its 9th annual "Best…See More
"We did this show a couple of years ago. We had a great time. The people were great, the children were well-behaved, the food was delicious. BUT, our price-points were too high. There were a lot of country crafts, which I have…"
August 1 & 2Detroit, MichiganBelle Isle State ParkSaturday 10am - 7pm & Sunday 11am - 5pm100 ArtistsDeadline: April 19 Application fee $25 Booth fee $395-$730 Belle Isle is a beautiful island park reached by bridge from Detroit. The art fair is in a grass field adjacent to the beautiful Scott Fountain. People from all over love to come to the island and it's packed with people on summer…See More
November 27 - 29Uncasville, ConnecticutMohegan Sun Resort at Earth Expo CenterPresented by Artisan Promotions Inc.Friday 11am-7pm, Saturday 10am-7pm, & Sunday 10am-4pm300 ArtistsDeadline: June 30 Booth fee: $675 - $1295 The 34th Annual New England Christmas Festival, taking place Thanksgiving Weekend 2020 at the Earth Expo Center at Mohegan Sun Resort in Uncasville, CT, brings together 300+ Art,…See More
September 19 & 20Solomons, MarylandAnnemarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center170 ArtistsDeadline extended: May 15 Application fee: $25 Booth fee: $175 - $500UPDATE: We have implemented a special jurying process for this year - applications will be reviewed within 5 business days of applying and artists will be notified if they have been accepted or wait listed. For…See More
Do you need reliable logistical services to your booth at high-end contemporary art events across the country? Art in Motion specializes in shipping artists' freight to art and craft shows throughout the United States.Johan Westenburg is the new owner of Art in Motion - a known quantity in the craft industry - since June of 2019. Being the long-time partner of the…See More
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