Visitors Guide to
Visual Arts Events

in the Middle Mississippi River Valley
   
Art groups up and down the Middle Mississippi River Valley host a variety of festivals and special events that showcase that great art and artists that call the region home. Events range from monthly one night exhibits, juried events, fairs in small town communities, arts and crafts fairs, festivals that contain an artists component and more.
   
    Friday, August 25, 2017
Monthly Art Event
FOURTH FRIDAY ART WALK

Sainte Genevieve, MO
FREE
   
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    August 25 - August 27, 2017
Annual Art Festival
MIDWEST SALUTE TO THE ARTS
Fairview Heights, IL
FREE
   
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  Friday, September 1, 2017
Monthly Art Event
ART EXHIBITS

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Friday, September 1, 2017
Monthly Art Event
FIRST FRIDAY ARTS!

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  September 1 - September 3, 2017
Annual Art Festival
THE ART FAIR AT QUEENY PARK

Ballwin, MO
$$$$
   
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  September 8 - September 10, 2017
Annual Art Festival
SAINT LOUIS ART FAIR

Clayton, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 9, 2017
Annual Special Event
RIVERSIDE ART, WINE & BLUES FESTIVAL

Murphysboro, IL
$$$$

  
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    Saturday, September 9, 2017
Annual Community Festival
O'FALLON FALL FEST
O’Fallon, MO
FREE & $$$$

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    Saturday, September 9, 2017
Annual Art Event
GOLDEN HILLS PLEIN AIRE EVENT
Louisiana, MO
FREE & $$$$
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    Saturday, September 9, 2017
Annual Special Event
ART, CRAFTS & YARD SALE

Carbondale, IL
FREE
  
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    Saturday, September 9, 2017
Monthly Art Event
SECOND SATURDAY GALLERY NIGHT
Hannibal, MO
FREE

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    September 9 - September 10, 2017
Annual Art Show
ART IN THE PARK

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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    September 9 - September 10, 2017
Annual Art Festival
FALL INTO ARTS FESTIVAL

Kennett, MO
FREE
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    September 13 - September 16, 2017
Annual Community Festival
MURPHYSBORO APPLE FESTIVAL

Murphysboro, IL
FREE & $$$$

  
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    Thursday, September 14, 2017
Monthly Art Event
2ND THURSDAYS: LIVING ART

St. Charles, MO
FREE

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    September 15 - September 17, 2017
Annual Art Festival
MOSAICS: MISSOURI FESTIVAL FOR THE ARTS

St. Charles, MO
FREE

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    September 15 - September 17, 2017
Annual Community Festival
GREENTREE FESTIVAL

Kirkwood, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 16, 2017
Annual Art Festival
QUINCY ART CENTER ARTFEST

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 16, 2017
Annual Art Festival
ART & ARTISANS ON MAIN STREET

Columbia, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 16, 2017
Annual Art Festival
STREET ART FESTIVAL
Highland, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 16, 2017
Annual Art Event
PLEIN AIR ART EVENT

Belleville, IL
FREE
   
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  Sunday, September 17, 2017
Annual Art Event
ART IN CENTRAL PARK

Fort Madison, IA
FREE
   
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    September 20 - September 24, 2017
Annual Art Event
PLEIN AIR PAINTING EVENT

Sainte Genevieve, MO
FREE & $$$$
   
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    Friday, September 22, 2017
Monthly Art Event
FOURTH FRIDAY ART WALK

Sainte Genevieve, MO
FREE
   
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    September 22 - September 24, 2017
Annual Art Festival
EDWARDSVILLE ART FAIR
Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 23, 2017
Annual Community Festival
HERITAGE ARTS AND CRAFTS FESTIVAL

Covington, TN
FREE
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    September 23 - September 24, 2017
Annual Music Festival
TRADITIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL & CRAFT SHOW

Festus, MO
$$$$
   
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    Sunday, September 24, 2017
Annual Art Festival
ST. LOUIS HILLS ART IN THE PARK

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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    September 26 - September 30, 2017
Annual Art Exhibit
THE DELTA FAIR ART SHOW

Kennett, MO
ADMISSION TO THE GROUNDS
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    September 26 - September 30, 2017
Annual Photography Exhibit
THE DELTA FAIR PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW

Kennett, MO
ADMISSION TO THE GROUNDS
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    September 29 - October 1, 2017
Annual Art Festival
REELFOOT ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL

Tiptonville, TN
FREE & $$$$
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    September 30 - October 1, 2017
Annual Art Event
SIU FAMILY WEEKEND CRAFT SALE

Carbondale, IL
FREE
  
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We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway Area. Changes are made when we gather more information or when we learn of an event. If you know of an event that you would like to see posted contact the webmaster. We hope you enjoy the events you choose to attend.
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