ArtFest: Annual Artist Showcase


ArtFest, sponsored by the University of Mount Union and the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce, annually features original works by area artists showcasing various media including watercolor, oil, ceramics, fine crafts, photography, jewelry, and printmaking, among others. The event features artwork that is both on display and for sale.

The 54th Annual ArtFest will again be held at its historic location around the Campus Lakes of Mount Union. The event will be held on Saturday, September 22 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in conjunction with the Mount Union vs. John Carroll football game, Mount Union's Family Day, and Carnation City Food Truck Rally.

In the past, ArtFest has hosted more than 50 vendors and 3,000 visitors.

2018 ArtFest Vendors
Vendors to be announced. 

In addition to art displays and sales, ArtFest will include:

Carnation City Food Truck Rally
Vendors to be announced

Musical Entertainment
The event will provide local musical entertainment from Alliance and Mount Union. 

Live Demonstration
At ArtFest, there will be live demonstrations of artists at work. 

Children’s Art Activity

Jurying of Fine Arts
Juror TBA.

For more information, view the ArtFest 2018 Brochure or email

The full calendar of Visual and Performing Arts events will be announced. full calendar of Visual and Performing Arts events  

A full listing of Ohio Festivals can be found at

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