Art in the Park is a regionally recognized and juried fine art festival in Elkader, Iowa– always held the 3rd weekend in August.
Join us in 2021! Always FREE ENTRY + FREE PARKING
SAT AUG 21 | 10A-5P & SUN AUG 22 | 10A-4PM
Our festival is held in Founders’ Park alongside the Turkey River in historic downtown Elkader, Iowa. Experience the sights, tastes, and sounds of this festival featuring local and regional artists.
NEW IN 2021
- Cast your VOTE for THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD by using the QR CODE FOUND THROUGHOUT THE EVENT! The winning artist will receive a $250 CASH PRIZE – sponsored by Central State Bank – THANK YOU!
- BEST IN SHOW AWARD – $500 cash prize sponsored by FreedomBank – Thank you!
Art in the Park is an event of Main Street Elkader, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
This event would not be possible without the support of all of our sponsors, volunteers, and support from our beautiful riverside community!
Always FREE Admission and Parking!
Fine Art, Live Music and Entertainment, Delicious Foods, Wine Tasting, Youth Activities & Fun For the Whole Family!
Considering sponsoring us? It definitely has its perks! It is now simple with our PayPal option.
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).
An event of Main Street Elkader,
a 501(c)(3) organization
(563) 245-2770 | info@ArtintheParkElkader.com | PO Box 125, Elkader, IA 52043