uptown art fair

August 4, 2011

Uptown Art Fair August 5-7.

If you’re looking to get out this weekend, we have the perfect suggestion for you: the Uptown Art Fair!

What: A street art fair featuring artists from all over the world in all areas of art; printmaking, textiles, jewelry, painting, photography, sculpture and more!

When: Friday, August 5th. noon – 8pm / Saturday August 6th. 10am – 8pm / Sunday August 7th. 10am – 6pm

Where: Lake Street and Hennepin Ave and The Mall in Uptown

Details: There are over 360 artists that participate every year. There will be 20 food vendors serving food, drinks and treats. Old Chicago is participating this year by offering wine tasting in their new winde garden and hosting live entertainment in their parking lot.

Did you know? Over 375,000 people attend this event each year! That’s the 2nd largest attendance only to the State Fair! Also, they are offering complimentary bike valets!

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