art fairs and festivals


Pleasant Street Art Walk - 4th Annual

Saturday, Sept 25, 2021 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Pleasant Street SE between Duluth Ave and Main Ave, Prior Lake

Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair

Surly Brewing Company Festival Field 520 Malcolm Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN Saturday, October 2, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sunday, October 3, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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ART IN BAYFRONT PARK

August 21 & 22, 2021 Bayfront Park – Duluth. MN Find me at booth number 127!! Don’t miss this free art festival located on the beautiful Duluth lakefront. Over 100 artists fill Bayfront Festival Park with juried works of art including jewelry, painting, photography, ceramics, metalwork, glass and more! 2021 Festival Hours Saturday, August 21, 2021 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Sunday, August 21, 2021 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Art Festival on the Minneapolis Riverfront Saturday, June 19; 10am - 7pm Sunday, June 20; 10am - 5pm

VERY IMPORTANT NEWS: The festival has a new location! Due to COVID protocols and ongoing construction on the east side of the riverfront, the festival will be held on the west side of the riverfront. West River Parkway will be closed to cars. The festival footprint This layout is very similar in length of the original festival site, 0.8 mile. Our new site extends from Portland Ave. at the Stone Arch Bridge/Mill Ruins Park to near N 4 th Ave. If you are not familiar with Minneapolis, this area is near the US Bank Stadium, Guthrie Theatre, Mill City Museum, the Warehouse District, and extensive high-end condos and apartments. This neighborhood offers a lot of parking options and public transit for attendees.

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ART-A-WHIRL® WEEKEND May 14 – 16, 2021 ONLINE & OPEN STUDIOS

WELCOME Art-A-Whirl® is the largest open studio tour in the country, which happens annually throughout Northeast Minneapolis the third weekend of May. Due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, the 2021 Art-A-Whirl will not be held as a normal event. Art-A-Whirl is online, with hundreds of member galleries, shops, and videos. Some individual studios, galleries, and businesses will have their own open hours during Art-A-Whirl weekend. Use this website to find open studios, buy art online, and discover new food & beverage options! If visiting in-person, be sure to wear a mask and observe social distancing.

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