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City of Bloomington, Indiana

Bloomington Parks and Recreation hosts a celebration of art and community with the displays, sales, and demonstrations of visual arts and fine crafts by local and regional artists.

Local and regional artists apply, and are selected through a juried process, to participate in A Fair of the Arts.

A Fair of the Arts is held in conjunction with the Bloomington Community Farmers' Market the second Saturdays of the Market season. Admission is free.

  • July 8
  • August 12
  • September 9
  • October 14

For more information about A Fair of the Arts, contact Crystal Ritter, Community Events Coordinator, City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department, at (812) 349-3725 or ritterc@bloomington.in.gov.

Information for Vendors

Artists must set up by 7:30 a.m. and may not tear down until 1 p.m.

    Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2017 A Fair of the Arts season. To add your contact information to the list for the 2018 A Fair of the Arts, contact Crystal Ritter, Community Events Coordinator, City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department, at (812) 349-3725 or ritterc@bloomington.in.gov.

    Cost for selected artists to participate is $55 per Saturday. Commissions are not collected on sales.

    July A Fair of the Arts Vendors

    Sarah Mitchell

    Sleepy Cat Studio

    Jonathan Cook

    Lou's Hues

    Craig Whitten Design Studio LLC

    Threads by Patty Cole

    The Humbe Bee

    Crafty Bee Creations

    Haylie's Handmade

    Patch Loves Spot

    Land Goods, LLC

    Bear Hands Fiber Arts

    by oot

    SAndBar Quilts

    Country Loom

    Angela Caldwell Jewelry

    Gray Stone Jewelry

    CharmHouse

    Inspired

    Arturo Rodriguez

    With a Grain of Salt

    John Housefiled

    Kimery's Creations

    Grampa's Cedar Works, LLC

    Rustic Curmudgeon

    From Tree to Table

    HypertufaWufa

    That's Sew Martha

    Sublime Design

    Teehaus Bath & Body

    Sandi Kidwell