Date: 9/08/2018

Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Main Street
206 Main Street Suite B
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

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The annual ARTapalooza fine art show is held annually the first Saturday after Labor Day from 9:00am-4:00pm on the street and sidewalks of downtown Cedar Falls. This juried art show features many talented artists from throughout the region. Artwork includes ceramics, metal, paintings, glasswork, metal sculptures, fiber, jewelry, photography, drawing, printmaking and mixed media.  In addition, there is something for everyone to enjoy as downtown is filled with artist demonstrations, live entertainment and children’s activities.

Artists hoping to showcase their work must pass a highly competitive process to be accepted into the show. Applications are posted on the Community Main Street website in January and are due in May. 

The ARTapalooza committee is dedicated to producing a fun celebration of the arts that includes activities and entertainment for the entire family. You will find great entertainment at 4th and Main as well as by Cup of Joe. Kids activities throughout the festival, there is truly something for everyone to do. 

The ARTapalooza on Main committee is excited to announce that the following artists have been accepted this year:

Bill Haywood (Woodworking), Bonnie Ohrt (Fiber), Brian Hayes (Sculpture), Cara Briggs Farmer (Sculpture), Caroline Francis (Jewelry), Charles Anholt (Glass), Cindy Skeie (Photography), Darla Ellickson (Jewelry), Dave Sorrell (Ceramics), Dave Johnson (Woodworking), David Prehm (Painting), David Leeper (Sculpture), Denise Coen (Jewelry), Doug Reynolds (Ceramics), Ellen Sakornbut (Fiber), Ernie & Claudia Koch (Woodworking), Gary Ingersoll (Photography), James Kerns (Ceramics), Joan Gasper Hart (Ceramics), Joseph Bohr (Woodworking), Kathy Sogard (Jewelry), Kristin Hinz (Mixed Media), Laura Ross (Jewelry), Lisa Nelson (Fiber), Marion Boyer (Painting), Marion Wiley (Painting), Michelle Rosburg (Jewelry), Mickey Johnson (Mixed Media), Mika Sorak-Weirbach (Mixed Media), Neal Johnson (Photography), Paul Kestel (Photography), Paula Lorenz (Jewelry), Rebecca Dodson (Painting), Rich & Liz Robertson (Ceramics), Ryan Bonjour (Woodworking), Ryan Halbur (Sculpture), Ryan Knipp (Painting), Stephen Mineck (Glass), Steve Gibson (Painting), Will Beard (Drawing), Will Overstreet (Painting)