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Front Street Art Jam


Help us kick off the outdoor season at one of our biggest events of the year!

April 16, 2023 | 11AM - 4PM

FOOD TRUCKS

The Forking Pierogi

    

Billie Gold Bubble Tea

  

The Rolling Oasis

   

 Carmalitas

MUSIC SCHEDULE

 

12pm - 3pm Ludlow, The Band - Located in the outdoor Market

4PM - Local DJ's switch up the vibe in the courtyard, after the main event.

5PM - Kyleen Downs performs at Vagabond Studio & Gallery ($20 recommended cash donation at the door)

ENTERTAINMENT:

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery is bringing their Planetarium!  Come explore the stars! 

ARTISAN MARKET
Shop and discover artists and creatives of every kind!  Shop original artwork, handcrafted furniture and decor, fashion accessories, clothing, antiques, vintageware and so much more!

  

FOLK ART STREET FAIR
For the 4th year in a row The Orphanage and Visionary Folk Art Gallery invite folk and outsider artists from across the midwest to help us kick off the season!  Keeping with tradition vendor fees for Folk Artists will be donated to a non-profit art organization. 

Above artwork by Robert McFate
STREET ART
Brick City Artworks is working with a crew of street artists from across the state to switch up the mural on the building in the courtyard.  Just before the kick off, Dan and crew will whitewash the walls in preparation for new work.  Then..... 
Saturday April 15th: Come out to Front Street and watch as artists get started on the new mural.  While you're here shop around and explore open studios & galleries.
Sunday April 16th: Artists return to complete their murals and join us the Market!  Watch, shop, experience art!
 
  
BELT SANDER RACES
Greg Seitz Woodworking and David Zawisa are hosting the first Belt Sander race of the year!  Cheer on competitors and see who takes first place this year!
STUDIOS & GALLERIES
Our 3 industrial sized buildings are chalk full of art studios, workshops, and galleries!  Meet artists, talk about their work and catch a glimpse of their process.  Maybe even sign up for an upcoming workshop or class and learn to paint, draw, blow glass, make jewelry and much more!
FRONT STREET GALLERY
Featuring photographs by Lorna Jahn 
Lorna was awarded "Best in Show" in the 2022 "Life in the City" exhibition.