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Wausau Festival of Arts

  • 400 Block and 3rd street Wausau, WI (map)

Wausau Festival of Arts

Wausau’s Festival of Arts is celebrating its 55th year! Since its inception in 1965, this outdoor celebration of the arts has become an annual event in the heart of Wausau’s historic downtown and an integral part of Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend.

Patrons can enjoy and purchase artwork in a variety of styles and price ranges from over 120 juried, professional artists from across the United States.


Saturday September 7, 2019 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sunday September 8, 2019 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Wausau’s Festival of Arts is located on the 400 Block and 3rd street in the Historic River District.

Wausau is an easy drive via Hwy. 29 or I 39/51. Take the Stewart Street exits and go toward Wausau’s Historic downtown. Once you cross the river, you’ll find parking in the mall lots or following the roads right or left around the mall will lead you to street parking or more municipal lots.

Free Parking


Earlier Event: August 17
Fitchburg Agora Art Fair
Later Event: September 28
Minocqua's Beef-A-Rama