ArtFest Midwest

  • Iowa State Fair, 3000 East Grand Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50317
  • Presented By: ArtFest Midwest
  • Dates: June 23, 2018 - June 24, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Varied Industries Building, Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Phone: (515) 237-0338 x114
  • Start/End Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Event Times: Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-5pm
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    ArtFest Midwest 2018 is coming soon!  It will once again be held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in the Varied Industries Building!

    Saturday, June 23, 2018 10 am – 6 pm
    Sunday, June 24, 2018 10 am – 5 pm

    ArtFest Midwest  2018, Iowa’s largest fine art show, is an indoor event (with a few outdoor spaces) held in the rain-free, air-conditioned Varied Industries Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. Approximately 250 artists will be participating in this 16th annual event, held on the same weekend as the downtown arts event. ArtFest Midwest, an affordable alternative to the downtown show, will again offer free shuttle bus service to & from downtown. Parking/admission to the show are free to the public.

    If you would like to volunteer for ArtFest Midwest, please click the link below for available shifts.

    Questions? Contact Robyn Mills at 515-237-0338 or