(BLOOMINGTON) - The Bloomington Playwrights Project presents the 33rd Annual Arts Fair on the Square this Saturday, June 22nd from 10 am to 5 pm.
Arts Fair on the Square takes place on the Monroe County Courthouse in downtown Bloomington.
Arts Fair on the Square takes pride in bringing visual artists and craftspeople together with the art-appreciating and art-buying community.
The 33rd Annual Arts Fair on the Square features the work of over 75 local and national artists, representatives from local arts organizations, and a variety of activities for children and adults.
Featured entertainment includes live performances from local arts organizations including the Bloomington Community Band, Windfall Dancers, Dark Side Tribal, and Different Drummer Belly Dancers.
The Children's Art Center, sponsored by the Ivy Tech/ BPP Youth Education Program, brings ArtSmart Kids mini workshops and art activities throughout the day for kids and adults with face painting and balloon animals by Strawberri-Shortcake the Clown from the All Smiles Clown Company.
When you are not viewing a variety of art by both regional and national artists, stop by the Children's Art Center or the Entertainment Tree to see everything Arts Fair on the Square has to offer.
You can make a day of it and park your car all day for free at the Bloomington Convention Center parking lot at 302 S. College Avenue.
Start the morning off with a trip to the Bloomington Farmers' Market, head to the courthouse square for Arts Fair on the square, and then make your way to Taste of Bloomington.
Find fresh local fruits and vegetables, view and purchase inspiring and fun art, enjoy great performances, let the kids find their inner artist through interactive art workshops courtesy of ArtSmart Kids, and enjoy a variety of delicious local cuisine - all in one day.
The mission of Arts Fair on the Square is to showcase fine art and craft of the highest quality, connect artists with the art-buying community, and promote commitment to the arts through a variety of interactive arts experiences.
Three exciting events in one day:
- Bloomington Farmers' Market 8 am till noon at 401 N. Morton Street
- Arts Fair on the Square 10 am to 5 pm on the Courthouse Square
- Taste of Bloomington 3 pm to 11 pm at 7th and Morton streets.
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