Old Town Art Fair-68th year
June 2017 Invited
Location: The main gate of the Old Town Art Fair is located at Lincoln Avenue & Wisconsin Street. Other gates: Lincoln Park West & Wisconsin; Sedgwick & Menomonee: Sedgwick & Wisconsin; Menomonee & Wells; and North Park & Willow.
A donation of $10 is requested. There is no donation requested for children accompanied by a paying adult. Proceeds benefit a host of local youth groups, schools, and neighborhood preservation projects.
The 250 artists featured in the Old Town Art Fair are selected by an independent jury of professional artists, gallery owners and museum curators. A substantial portion of the artists are new every year. The Old Town Art Fair features a wide range of art mediums, including 2D- and 3D- mixed media, drawing, painting, photography, printmaking, ceramics, fiber, glass, jewelry, and works in metal, stone, and wood. Other highlights of the Old Town Art Fair include a Garden Walkthrough approximately 50 urban home gardens, a music stage featuring local talent, a children’s corner offering arts and crafts activities, and a food court populated by local eateries. Souvenir stores throughout the fair offer posters, t-shirts and other Old Town Art Fair collectibles.