The two-day juried festival continues to bring exceptional artwork from 140 artists of all disciplines. Artists exhibiting oil paintings, watercolors, handmade paper, sculpture, textiles, photography, glass, ceramics, jewelry, mixed-media, prints and more will be represented in the 2018 festival. A variety of artistic pieces will be available at a wide range of prices making it possible for art lovers to take home one-of-a-kind artwork.
Organizers of the nationally-acclaimed event expect more than 25,000 in attendance. As always, festival goers will enjoy family events, food vendors, live music, and unique entertainment in the beautiful outdoor setting of Loring Park. For more details about the festival, visit www.loringparkartfestival.com.
Dates / Hours: Saturday, July 28, 2018, 10am – 6pm / Sunday, July 29, 2018, 10am –5pm
Location: Loring Park at Oak Grove and Hennepin Avenue
Artist Exhibitors: 140 artists of varied disciplines are selected to exhibit during the festival
Food & Beverage: Stay tuned! Food from 2017 - 18 vendors were on hand
Free Family Art: Stay tuned! Fun from 2017 - puppet shows, play with clay and metal working
Live Entertainment: Live musicians, dancers, theatre performances - TBA
ABOUT THE LORING PARK ART FESTIVAL
The Loring Park Art Festival was founded in 1999 by Pat Parnow, Mary Ann Wunderlin, and Carol Haubner. It is currently produced by Artists for Artists LLP and managed by artist partners Pat Parnow and Cindy Jacobson. Since 1999, Loring Park Art Festival has combined creative expression and community connectedness to surprise and delight all who attend. With beautiful ponds and formal gardens, Loring Park makes an idyllic spot to celebrate art, music, food, play and friends for two days each summer in downtown Minneapolis.