An Artistic Homecoming

by | Aug 2021

Zilina, Slovakia - September 25, 2016. National markets of home-made goods and arts. Natural light.

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Art in the Park Returns in 2021.

Come visit the St. Croix River town of Afton, Minn. on September 25th and 26th when the 43rd Afton Art in the Park, hosted by the Afton Area Business Association, will take place in Town Square Park. This Afton art festival makes its return after being canceled last fall due to Covid-19 restrictions. Local artists and makers can apply to exhibit their artwork and craftsmanship during the festival. The exhibiter application deadline is August 31st.

Every year, around 90 vendors exhibit quality arts such as pottery, photography, woodwork, sculptures and more. Delicious food, live music, a children’s art pavilion and a beer and wine garden will accompany the exhibited artwork during the two-day event. This festival has historically attracted thousands of curious art lovers who then get to discover Afton’s diverse restaurants and shops. Be part of this wonderful weekend tradition! You definitely won’t want to miss this.

All Ages. Free admission. Town Square Park, Afton, Minn.; September 25th from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and September 26th from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; For more information, visit


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