Art in the Park returns July 21-22
BEMIDJI—This year's Art in the Park, presented by Watermark Art Center and Paul Bunyan Communications, will be held July 21-22 in Library Park in downtown Bemidji.
Hours on Saturday, July 21, are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 22.
The juried art fair features more than 100 artists, a dozen food vendors and live entertainment, boasting an annual attendance of over 4,000 visitors, according to a release from the Watermark Art Center.
The event will feature vendors selling everything from wood and ceramics to clothing and jewelry. There also will be photography, metalworking, greeting cards, homemade preserves, food, candles, soaps and more, the release said. Live acoustic music by Pat Surface and free children's crafts events also will be happening throughout the weekend.
"We're very excited for this year's event," said Watermark Executive Director Lori Forshee-Donnay in the release. "We have some new vendors coming in, as well as veteran favorites, all of which make the weekend a fun event for the whole family."
Art in the Park is held in Library Park on the shores of Lake Bemidji, just across the street from Watermark's new location at 505 Bemidji Ave. N.