Friday, June 28, 2013

Hot Spot: The Des Moines Art Festival

Don’t miss The Des Moines Art Festival is this weekend, June 28th -30th.  They offer visual, preforming, and interactive art as well as live music and film.  They have activities for all ages, so bring family and friends to experience the best of Des Moines.

The Des Moines Art Festival began in 1958 when the Des Moines Art Center held their first Art in the Park.  In 1997 with a bustling downtown district came a new and improved event, complete with a new name: The Des Moines Art Festival.  The Art Festival gives Iowans of all ages the chance to see talented local artists and craftsman.  This is a great opportunity to experience some of the nation's best artists and have a fun family weekend. 

The Des Moines Arts Festival® features 185 of the nation’s top professional artists and 22 emerging Iowa artists in a juried exhibition of artwork in a variety of mediums. Providing guests with the unique opportunity to meet artists from around the world and purchase their artwork, the Des Moines Arts Festival® has become a signature event for the community.

Get a look at some of the stunning work featured at The Des Moines Art Festival!

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