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Artfest Patron Experience Party

Artfest Patron 2019Do you love shopping for original art? Celebrating the arts with live music and great food? Have a low-key shopping experience with friends? If so, become an Artsfest Patron today with the Patron Experience, new this year, sponsored by Ethel Curbow.

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Artsfest on Historic Walnut Street

Children's Business Fair to be a part of Artsfest in May

The Springfield Regional Arts Council will host the Children's Business Fair this May at Artsfest.

Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business!

Kids develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace. 

This event is sponsored by Acton Academy, the Acton School of Business, and the generous support of our donors and volunteers.  We all believe that principled entrepreneurs are heroes and role models for the next generation.

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New this year to Artsfest: Children's Business Fair

Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business!

Kids develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace. 

We will host 10 booths at this innaugural event at Artsfest on Historic Walnut Street on May, 4th from 10 am – 5 pm.

This event is sponsored by Acton Academy, the Acton School of Business, and the generous support of our donors and volunteers.  We all believe that principled entrepreneurs are heroes and role models for the next generation.

Applications Open through March 1st for Volunteers, Performers, Food Vendors and More!

Artsfest on Historic Walnut Street, on May 4th & 5th, 2019, is now accepting applications for performers, food vendors, non-profit booth spaces, live artists, and volunteers.

Thirty-nine years strong, Artsfest on Walnut Street is one of the largest outdoor festivals in Southwest Missouri, attracting over 20,000 patrons annually. Featuring 120+ artists from across the country, live performances, and delicious food, this has become a Springfield tradition not to be missed.