Agora Art Fair – August 19

Agora Art Fair Aerial Shot With PavilionOver 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 Kozar, Cassius Callendar, Herb Johnson, Lisa Hepburn, Paula Sparks, and many other familiar Wisconsin Artists.

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

Live Music Lineup includes: The Madison Flute Club, Tony Castaneda Latin Jazz and West Side Andy and the Mel Ford Band, Tairis and Milkhouse Radio

ArtFair-shoppers-webWe’ve added more local restaurants this year with expanded offering and diversity. They include: Liliana’s, Oasis Café and EVP Coffee, Slide, Soho Gourmet Cuisine, Curd Girl, Yum Yum Home-Made Ice Cream, Chippy’s Kettle Corn. Selections will include brats, hot dogs, dumplings, fried cheese curds, wraps, salads, jambalaya, sliders, pastries, beer, wine, lemonade, coffee, and soda.

The Capital Brewery Beer Garden will be operated by the Fitchburg Chamber Business and Visitors Bureau. Capital’s favorite selections will be flowing next to the Capital Stage with live music all day. Table seating will also be available in this area.

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.

13350451_10153693271927914_2686107804082013016_oOur event would not be possible without Sponsorship from the following organizations: Promega Corporation, Capital Brewery, Tim O’Brien Homes, Madison Essentials Magazine, Magic 98, Fitchburg Star/Connect Fitchburg, the Agora, Fitchburg Center, and the Fitchburg Chamber Visitor and Business Bureau.

This event is free to attend and open to the public. The Agora Art Fair takes place rain or shine. Plenty of free parking will be available with free shuttles running throughout the day from the surrounding parking areas. Volunteer opportunities are available.

When: Saturday, August 19, 10:00a.m.-5:00p.m.
Where: 5500 E. Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI

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