Create Artwork | Live Music | Shop Unique Gifts | Kids’ Activities
MAY 9, 2020
11am – 5pm
Ballroom at AARC
8401 Cameron Rd Austin, TX 78754
Free & Open to Public
Austin Arts Fair is a family-friendly arts and culture event where you can shop original local art, participate in fun, all-ages arts activities, and enjoy live entertainment by local performers.
Shop unique, handmade collections of art and crafts by local artists. Create your own art in fun, hands-on arts activities and interactive workshops. Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians, dancers, and performers. And learn more about the arts and music opportunities that Austin has to offer by speaking with the artists themselves.
Entry to the event is FREE with registration.
All participants are local artists and performers who have been selected to represent a diverse variety of mediums, heritages, and styles in Austin’s visual and performing arts scenes. A list of confirmed participants will be posted by March 2020.
Click here for a complete list of past participants.
Enjoy shopping original and handmade collections of paintings, prints, photography, jewelry and accessories, glassworks, and ceramics while being entertained with live performances by local musicians and dancers. Food from local vendors will also be available for purchase.
Austin’s artists and performers are the heart and soul of our city.
Arts & culture fair celebrating the artists & performers who give Austin its distinct character.
Now accepting artist applications for May 2020
Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Asian American Resource Center, 8401 Cameron Rd, Austin, TX.
The event is open to the public from 11am to 5pm.
A family-friendly opportunity to shop local art, enjoy live entertainment by local musicians and performers, and participate in fun, hands-on arts activities and workshops.
Admission to the event is FREE with registration. Register through Eventbrite at this link. Onsite registration will also be available.
We ask that you register prior to the event so we can anticipate how many people will attend. You can register online through Eventbrite at this link. Onsite registration will be available at the entrance.
Parking is free. You can park onsite in AARC lot at 8401 Cameron Rd. If the AARC parking lot is full, overflow parking is available at 1520 Rutherford Lane Campus on the corner of Rutherford Ln and Cameron Rd, just before the entrance to AARC.
Yes, you can shop original collections of artwork and crafts handmade by the local artists. Collections include paintings, prints, photography, jewelry and accessories, glassworks, and ceramics.
Payments of cash or credit/ debit cards will be accepted directly by artists.
Yes, there will be local food vendors onsite with snacks and beverages available for purchase.
Participants are local and regional artists and performers who represent a wide variety of mediums, heritages, and styles. A complete list of participants will be announced prior to the event.
Yes, the event is fun for all ages! In addition to shopping and live entertainment, there will be plenty of hands-on arts activities and workshops for kids and families to enjoy. Young children must be supervised by an adult at all times.
This event is welcoming and accessible to all with ADA designated parking available and wheelchair accessible paths and entrances to the AARC building.
Only certified service dogs with the proper paperwork and vest are allowed in the city facility.
Yes, strollers are allowed, but walkways may be crowded during high traffic times. Young children must be supervised by an adult at all times.
Local artists are encouraged to apply to be a part of this event. Fill out an application at this link. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance by February 2020.