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Enjoy the lawns and Victorian gardens of the Kneeland-Walker House, home to the Wauwatosa Historical Society, while celebrating the arts during the first weekend of August. The Firefly Art Fair in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin is a highly regarded event in the arts community. This annual fair showcases the works of local and national artists, and provides an opportunity for visitors to purchase unique and handmade items directly from the artists themselves.
This juried art fair features a variety of media on display (and for sale!), including paintings, photography, ceramic, glass, acrylic, jewelry, sculpture, fiber and more. The Firefly Art Fair is a premier outdoor art festival in greater Milwaukee. Firefly presents over 90 artists, representing an eclectic array of art. Food and drink are available, along with live entertainment and a silent auction. People enjoy the friendly and welcoming atmosphere, as well as the opportunity to meet and interact with the artists
The Firefly Art Fair is a fantastic event for art lovers and those looking for a fun day out with family and friends. Stroll through a gallery of tents to meet and chat with the artists and creators in-person.
5 Reasons To Attend Firefly Art Fair in Wauwatosa
- Support local artists: The Firefly Art Fair provides a platform for local and national artists to showcase and sell their work, and by attending, you have the opportunity to support their creativity and passion.
- Unique and handmade items: At the fair, you’ll find a wide range of art, including jewelry, pottery, paintings, and sculptures that are one-of-a-kind and handmade. You won’t find these items in any big box store!
- Cultural experience: The fair offers a cultural experience, giving you the chance to see and appreciate different styles and techniques of art.
- Fun for all ages: The Firefly Art Fair is a fun day out for the whole family, with art, food, music, and other entertainment on offer.
- Opportunities to learn: Many artists will be on hand to talk about their work and the creative process behind it, giving you the chance to learn and ask questions.