Kalamazoo Institute of Arts Fair
2014 Kalamazoo Institute of Arts Fair
June 6, 3 - 8 p.m.
June 7, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Each year, the KIA's largest and longest running event returns on the first week of June. Some 50,000 visitors will turn out for what's become a community tradition in Bronson Park. Over 180 artists will be on hand, setting up a variety of colorful artwork in 13 different media.
View the 2013 Arts Fair winners here.
To participate as an artist in the 2014 Arts Fair, apply here.
Bell's Beer Garden
The beer garden is staged under the open-air overhang at the KIA's east end. Offering live music, Bell's Oberon and Amber Ale plus wine, soft drinks and grilled entrees available for purchase.
Arts Fair features a full line-up of entertainment at two locales: on the Rotary Stage and in grassy space near the Iannelli Fountain on the east end of the park. Performers include a variety of local bands and school ensembles.