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ANNUAL ART FAIR, PRESENTED BY EMERSON
MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND / MAY 6–8, 2016

Make Laumeier’s Annual Art Fair your Mother’s Day weekend tradition! Now in its 29th year, the Art Fair features local food and beverage vendors, hands-on activities for kids, special wine and beer tasting events, live music and 150 juried artists from across the country. Rain or shine; no pets or outside food and beverage allowed. Presented by Emerson.

Event proceeds support Laumeier’s presentation of temporary exhibitions, education programs and public events.

Download the 2016 Artist List [current as of March 30, 2016]
Download the 2016 Award Winners List
ArtFairCalendar.com


Event Admission

$10 / Ages 12 and up
$5 / Ages 6 to 11
FREE / Ages 5 and under

Event DaTEs + Times

Friday, May 6 / 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 7 / 10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 8 / 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

 


Laumeier Members receive FREE admission to Art Fair! Purchase or renew your Membership between Friday, April 1, and Sunday, May 8, to skip the line at Art Fair AND receive an exclusive Membership gift! Members are also invited to a Members-only event featuring complimentary chair massages, whiskey tastings, drinks, snacks, giveaways and more in the Special Event Tent on Saturday, May 7, from 1:00–3:00 p.m.

Become a Member


SPECIAL EVENTS + ACTIVITIES

Art of the Ale

Saturday, May 7 / 5:00–8:00 p.m.
$12 / Ages 21 and up
Art Fair admission required

Participating Breweries:
4 Hands Brewing Co
Alpha Brewing Company
Morgan Street Brewery
Pinckney Bend Distillery
Urban Chestnut Brewing Co

Art of the Vine

Friday, May 6 / 6:00–9:00 p.m.
$12 / Ages 21 and up
Art Fair admission required

Participating Wineries:
Blumenhof Winery
Noboleis Vineyards
Peaceful Bend Vineyard
Red Moose Vineyard
Stone Hill Winery
Sugar Creek Winery
Wenwood Farm Winery

CITY OF Sunset Hills Music Festival

Saturday, May 7 / 3:00–8:00 p.m.
FREE with Art Fair admission

Creation Location for Kids

Saturday + Sunday
FREE with Art Fair admission


CONCESSIONS

Way Field Concessions

Alpha Brewing Company
Mediterranean Foods
Mission Taco
Pie Oh My
Straub's
The Nutty Sisters
Wine + Cocktails

Main Stage Concessions

4 Hands Brewing Co
Capitalist Pig BBQ
Drunken Fish
Gelato Di Riso
Hills Bros. Coffee
Morgan Street Brewery
Old Tyme Kettle Korn
Pyro Pizza
Wine + Cocktails


ENTERTAINMENT

Creation Location Entertainment

Saturday, May 7
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. / JOIA
1:00–2:00 p.m. / Tropical Fire Hula
 
Sunday, May 8
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. / Juggling Jeff
1:00–2:00 p.m. / Juggling Jeff

Main Stage Entertainment

Friday, May 6
6:00–10:00 p.m. / Acoustik Element
 
Saturday, May 7
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. / The Gateway Ramblers
1:00–2:30 p.m. / Bottoms Up Blues Gang
 
City of Sunset Hills Music Festival
3:00–4:00 p.m. / Johnny Fox
4:30–6:00 p.m. / Dawn Weber and Rock Fight
6:30–8:00 p.m. / Kevin Bilchik Blues
 
Sunday, May 8
10:00–11:00 a.m. / Water Taxi
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. / The Dust Covers
1:30–3:00 p.m. / Autumn’s Child
3:30–5:00 p.m. / Southside Creole Playboys


2016 artist JURY

Juan William Chávez, Artist and Director, Northside Workshop
Dr. Jeffrey Hughes, Professor of Art History and Criticism, Webster University
Gretchen Wagner, Independent Curator

2016 ARTIST JUDGES

Marilu Knode, Executive Director, Laumeier Sculpture Park
James McAnally, Co-Director, The Luminary, and Editor, Temporary Art Review


EVENT SPONSORS

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Contributing Sponsors

 
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MEDIA PARTNERS

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IN-KIND DONORS

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Best Western Kirkwood Inn / Big Shark Bicycle Company / Botanical Images / Cardinals Care / Central Print  / Circus Flora / Costco / Crazy Bowls and Wraps / Dewey's Pizza / Earthbound Beer / Funny Bone Comedy Club / Ginger Bay Salon and Spa / Johnny on the Spot / Kennedy Recreation Complex / Lion's Choice / Massage Envy in Sunset Hills / Missouri Botanical Garden / Museum of Transportation / Penn Station / Pretzel Boys / Saint Louis Science Center / Saint Louis Zoo / St. Louis Carousel /  St. Louis Earth Day / St. Louis Master Gardeners Greenhouse / The Aries Company / The Pavilion at Lemay


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