5 Arts Festivals You Need to See

If you are an Art Fair Fanatic, you’ve come to the right place. Listed below are 5 of some of the most amazing Art Festivals from around the United States that are absolutely MUST-SEE! From the West Coast to the East Coast, here are the over the top Art Festivals you’ve been looking for!

Old Town Art Fair-Chicago, Illinois

The Old Town Art Fair has been named America’s top Art Festival on more than one occasion. This is by far Chicago’s most loved artistic festival, placed in the city’s Old Town Triangle District. Along with a Garden Walk, Live Music, and Food and Drinks, there is also a space for Children’s activities! This Fair also provides 250 acclaimed artists from around the nation. Among the Fine Art found at this festival includes Glass Work, Jewelry, Photography, Drawings, Paintings, Printmaking, Ceramics, and works in Fiber, Stone, Metal, and Wood.  Here is a closer look.

Cherry Creek Arts Festival-Denver Colorado

The Cherry Creek Arts Festival is located in Cherry Creek’s lovely North Shopping District, This particular festival is a world-class event that has won many awards. This event focuses on the visual, performing, and culinary arts. More than 350,000 art-go-ers visit this amazing 3-day festival every year. The Cherry Creek Arts Festival has been around since 1991 and has since given visitors the chance to meet with hundreds of amazing artists, hear new and great live music, and sample delicious cuisines, Did we mention admission is free?

Coconut Grove Arts Festival-Miami, Florida

Proceeds from The Coconut Grove Arts Festivals go to year round funding of multiple Art’s Programs. That alone is enough to pull most art lovers in! This particular festival has been around since 1963 and aims at delivering scholarships to talented students attending local fine arts programs.Coconut Grove delves right into the musical and culinary arts to feed your inner artist. This is a lovely family fun oriented type festival that is a must-see in the Miami area.

American Craft Show-Baltimore, Maryland

The American Craft Show is located in Baltimore’s Convention Center. This is a 3 day festival that celebrates handmade jewelry, clothing, home decor, and furniture. With more than 650 of the Nation’s TOP artists in attendance, there is more than enough to see in a span of 3 days!

The Lake Front Festival of Art-Milwaukee, Wisconsin

This small town art festival has been named among the top 20 arts festivals in the nation. This festival lasts 3 days and attendees rise to as many as 30,000 in that amount of time. The Lake Front Festival sees artists from all across the nation who are jury-selected and acclaimed, giving you the chance to meet and greet with some amazing artists who deal in paintings, fiber, metal work, ceramics, jewelry and so much more!

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