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Arts Fair on the Square is Online!

For 40 years we've been supporting our arts community and we have no intention of stopping now! This brand new site - made available to our artists at no charge - will be live all summer long. Now you can easily view unique hand-crafted art, learn about the artists, and even make purchases for your home from your home. Check out the amazing art for sale throughout the site and when you are ready to purchase, contact the artist.


A Bloomington tradition, the Bloomington Playwrights Project's Arts Fair on the Square celebrates 40 official years of bringing visual artists and craftspeople together with the local and regional community. This juried art show features 100 regional and national artists and craftspeople on the picturesque grounds surrounding the Monroe County Courthouse. The mission of Arts Fair on the Square is to showcase fine art and craft of the highest quality, connect artists with the art-buying community, and promote commitment to the arts through a variety of interactive arts experiences. For 40 years, Arts Fair on the Square has been one of the premier annual events in Bloomington, Indiana, earning appreciation from artists from all over the country and patrons from all over Indiana and beyond for its commitment to quality. In addition to featuring a wide variety of amazing artists, Arts Fair on the Square also includes two interactive art centers, community organization spaces, and entertainment from local artists including musicians and dancers throughout the day. Arts Fair on the Square draws thousands of visitors to downtown Bloomington to experience the finest visual arts has to offer.

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Mixed Media



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The Artists

Get In Touch


Event Manager Lee Burckes

107 W 9th St Bloomington Indiana 47404
Phone: (812) 334-1188