72nd Grand Detour Arts Festival & Students Art Show

Sunday, September 12, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

The historic village of Grand Detour welcomes you to one of the oldest art festivals in Illinois, set on the Historic John Deere site at 8334 S Clinton St, Dixon, Illinois. The arts fest offers music, food vendors, artist painting demonstration, blacksmith demonstration, historic site tours, student art show. Admission is free, rain or shine.
The juried event is open to all artists or artisans who exhibit works of original concept, design and execution. Categories include painting, graphics, sculpture, jewelry, photography, drawing and artisan crafts (clay, fiber, glass, metal, paper and wood). The show gives cash awards in most categories, along with the Best of Show award.
The artist booth fee is $60 per booth ($75 after 7/15/21). Applications can be obtained by emailing gdartsfestival@gmail.com or stopping at The Next Picture Show, 113. W. First St., Dixon. For questions, 815-440-4964.