Agora Art Fair – August 19

 

THE DETAILS:
August 19th, 2017 from 10am-5pm (rain or shine)
Free to Attend!
Over 100 Artists Showcase Their Work
Live Music Performed All Day
Wisconsin Craft Beer Garden
Local Food Vendors
5500 E. Cheryl Parkway, off Fish Hatchery Road, South of PD
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Over 100 Wisconsin Artists will be showcased in the Annual Fitchburg Agora Art Fair set amid the stunning architecture of Agora and the natural prairie landscape of southern Wisconsin. We are proud to feature local and regional artists from every medium including painting, ceramics, jewelry, photography, glass, metals, woodwork, mixed media, fiber and sculpture. Featured Artist include: Steven Wagner, Cassius Callendar, Herb Johnson, Lisa Hepburn, Paula Sparks, and many other notable Wisconsin Artists.

Besides the wonderful art, there are plenty of other activities, including live music on two stages, a Wisconsin Craft Brewery Beer & Wine Garden, a Children’s Art Yard, local food and beverage choices, retailer specials, and returning this year, the Hands-On Art Experience – why should the kids have all the fun!

Expanding this year is Art in the Wind – A kite-flying exhibition that showcases unique, one of a kind kites that “paint” the sky over the Festival grounds.

Live Music Lineup includes:The Madison Flute Club, Greg Anderson Band and West Side Andy featuring Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys, Tairis and Thirsty Jones.

We’ve added more local restaurants this year with expanded offering and diversity. They include: Surya Café, Liliana’s, Rolling Pin Bake Shop, Slide, Soho Gourmet Cuisine, Cali-Fresh Mexican Cuisine, the Almond Tree, Yum Yum Home-Made Ice Cream, and Chippy’s Kettle Corn. Selections will include brats, hot dogs, dumplings, tacos, chicken, wraps, salads, jambalaya, sliders, pastries, beer, wine, lemonade, coffee, and soda. We will be offering vegan and gluten free-options.

The Children’s Art Yard will be a fundraiser for Woods Hollow Children’s Center and feature a variety of art projects for kids of all ages to have fun and be creative. This area will be hosted under the shade of the Agora Pavilion. Nominal fees apply.

The Hands-On Art Experience presented by Artful Escapes will have demonstrations and opportunities for adults to put brush to canvas for a small fee.

 

 

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