The 2014 Ann Arbor Art Fair runs from July 16-19 and will feature over 1,000 competitively juried artists in a wide range of media including painting, drawing, glass, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry and more. More than 500,000 people will turn out for this nationally acclaimed event to see the amazing artwork, experience the music and art activities, and explore the eclectic Ann Arbor shops and restaurants that surround the event.
At The Ann Arbor Art Fair, there is something for everyone, from the avid collector to the young couple looking to decorate their first home. It is your chance to talk to the artists, listen to their stories, and enjoy their creativity. From earrings to paintings, pottery to sculptures there will be something that appeals to everyone, including children. Your child can make something for free at any one of the Activity Zones and others can enjoy a number of live performances throughout the event, not to mention delicious dining options all over the downtown Ann Arbor area. For more information about dining in Ann Arbor, visit here!
This year, parking will be super easy using any of the shuttle services throughout the city. There is also more parking available this year. For more information on parking, visit the Art Fair website. To help you get around the fair, there will be continuous trolley service, with eight convenient stops throughout the fair. Not only are the trolleys a convenient way to see the entire event, they are air-conditioned.
The Ann Arbor Art Fair is the best place to enjoy art as well as learn about it. It is after all, one of Michigan’s best-known events and one of the largest outdoor art fairs in The United States.
*Photo credit to the Ann Arbor Art Fair