Here's a list of our upcoming events, we'll update it as information becomes available. If you go to a show be sure to stop by and say "hello" we'd love to meet you or see you again. Maybe we can even sell you some art.
2017 Art By The Falls
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Artist: Chistine Weigand
Valley Art Center's 33rd Annual Art by the Falls
Show Dates: Saturday, June 10th, 2017 10am-7pm & Sunday, June 11th, 2017 11am-5pm
Riverside Park, Downtown Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Meet talented artists and absorb a world of color, energy, and beauty. Take something home with you! Every artist vending at ABF has one item to raffle at VAC's Raffle Tents at the front of the park. If you purchase artwork at the festival, get one free raffle ticket per $50 that you spend when you show your receipt at the VAC raffle tent. Or purchase 1 ticket for $1 or 6 tickets for $5.
All day Saturday and Sunday there will be live music on the stage in the center of the park. Enjoy everything from folk music and blues to belly dancing!
Need to take a break from all of the ABF excitement? Take a short walk up Bell Street to Valley Art Center to see our exterior mural- the first sanctioned mural in Chagrin Falls Village.
2017 Boston Mills I
Artist: Chistine Weigand
Preview Night: Friday, June 23th, 6pm-9pm
General Show Dates & Hours: Saturday, June 24th, 10am-6pm and Sunday, June 25th, 10am-5pm
The 46th Boston Mills Artfest is a nationally recognized fine art and craft show featuring the talents of artists who travel across the country to show their work. The show takes place on two consecutive weekends in the scenic Cuyahoga Valley National Park, between Cleveland and Akron. Artfest features a variety of mediums and styles including ceramics, paintings, glass, sculpture, jewelry, wearable and non wearable fibers, leather, wood, metal, furniture, and more. All artwork on display is for sale. Each weekend features completely different artists and music, however both weekends include a food area offering sandwiches, salads and beverages.
A special Preview Party is held on the evening before each of the two Artfest weekends. The Preview Party is your first chance to view and buy the works on display. Your Preview Party ticket purchase includes beverages, food, and live music for the evening. Preview Parties are limited to Guests age 21 & over.
2017 Krasl Art Fair
Artist: Chrsitine Weigand
FRIDAY, JULY 7th - Krasl Block Party
SATURDAY, JULY 8th - 10 AM to 6 PM
SATURDAY, JULY 8th - Smooth Jazz at Sunset; 7 PM
SUNDAY, JULY 9th - 10 AM to 5 PM
Welcome to the 56th annual Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff, sponsored by the Krasl Art Center! With an estimated 50,000 attendees, the Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff is one of the most prestigious and well-attended events in Southwest Michigan. A source of pride for the community, as well as local volunteers and artists from around the country, the Krasl Art Fair provides our guests with tremendous exposure to high-quality art. The Art Fair is consistently ranked as one of the top art fairs in the country and has specifically been chosen as one of the Top 20 Art Fairs by Sunshine Artist Magazine for 5 years running.
The art fair boasts a wide variety of gourmet food trucks, snacks and cold drinks. On the Krasl Art Center grounds guests will find the Beer and Wine Garden, a great place to relax in the shade, listen to music and samplelocal brews and selections from Southwest Michigan wineries. If you’ve brought the family make certain to bring the kids to the Kidz Zone to create master pieces of their own to take home.