The 2019 Artist Call is here! Applications due March 1st, 2019. Apply by February 15th for an early bird special! This is a quick and easy online application! Spaces are limited, all are welcome to apply!
Find the artist Guidelines and Application by clicking HERE.
Join Us in Our 5th Year!
Art in the Park 2019
Saturday, August 17th from 10-5pm &
Sunday, August 18th from 10-4pm
Art in the Park is an event of Main Street Elkader, a 501(c)(3) non–profit organization
We would like to say another BIG THANK YOU to the 2018 Main Event Sponsor, American Family Insurance/Julie Doeppke, to all of our sponsors at every level, to all of our volunteers, and to all of the artists, musicians, food and wine vendors! Of course THANK YOU to all who came to see and shop and we hope you’ll mark your calendars for Art in the Park 2019!
This event would not be possible without the support of all of our sponsors, volunteers, and support from our beautiful riverside community!
Art in the Park (a regionally recognized, juried, fine art festival) 2019 is extra special as it is our 5th year! Always the 3rd weekend in August – don’t forget to mark your calendars! Plan to join us in Founders’ Park alongside the Turkey River in historic downtown Elkader, Iowa, to experience the sights, tastes, and sounds of local and regional artists. The artist application deadline for 2018 has passed.
FREE Admission and Parking!
Art, Kid’sArt Tent, Activities, Live Music and Entertainment, Wine Tasting, Food & Fun For the Whole Family!
Keep Art in the Park on your calendar the third weekend in August, annually!
Art in the Park
August 17th & 18th, 2018
Iowa Tourism Outstanding New Event Award Recipient – 2016
We are honored to announce that Art in the Park Fine Art Festival, an event of Main Street Elkader’s Cultural & Entertainment District, received the Iowa Tourism “Outstanding New Event” Award for 2016. We are so grateful and humbled by this award. We want to thank Jennifer Cowsert of the Elkader City Office for nominating us. We appreciate everyone’s support! (L-R: Committee members Benjamin Friedrich, Kris Grover, Roger Thomas, Rosemary Thomas, Leslie Gibbons. Note: Jillian Herrmann not pictured).