Invitational Fine Art Festival

Artsfestbuffb July 12-13, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Annual Buffalo Grove Invitational Fine Art Festival will be held at the Buffalo Grove Town Center at Lake Cook Road and Rt. 83.

Questions can be directed to (847) 459-2508. 

The festival is being directed by Amdur Productions. The festival features original work. Food and refreshments will be available, and musical entertainment will be performed during the festival.

Overview of Festival
Friday night entertainment at Rotary Village Green - Buffalo Grove Jazz Ensemble
The Buffalo Grove Jazz Band will perform a concert to kick off the Buffalo Grove Invitational Fine Art Festival at the Rotary Village Green on Friday, July 11 at 7 p.m. This performance is free.

Fine Art Festival
  • Saturday & Sunday, July 12 & 13, 2014 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Artists check-in starts Friday, 1 p.m.
  • Art Fest Office - Unit 282
Additional handicap parking section available in front of Giordano’s.

Delicious Food
Visit our vendors, plus there are numerous places to enjoy a snack or great meal within the Buffalo Grove Town Center!

Youth Art!
The Youth Art Division is open to youth artists, 6-18 years old. The application for the Youth Artist Program can be found here. Artists under 13 must be chaperoned by an adult at all times at the festival. 

Friend of the Fest Art Purchase Program
In 2014, the Village launched an opportunity for residents and friends to pre-purchase art for the festival! For more information, click here. 
Unique Expressions Artists Program
Please click here for application information on the Unique Expressions artists program, coordinated by the Commission for Residents with Disabilities. The program facilitates special needs artists' participation in the Art Festival. 

The Commission for Residents with Disabilities will coordinate a golf course shuttle for anyone in need of transportation assistance to and from the parking lot to the festival area near the businesses. Shuttle stop signs are located throughout festival area. Additional handicap parking section available in front of Giordano’s. 

Need Assistance?
Art Fest Volunteers!
Stop by the Information booth located in front of the main stage (India House). There are more than 70 volunteers who assist in bringing you the Art Festival every year! If you see one wearing a red shirt and black Village of Buffalo Grove lanyard - give them a big “thank you!”

Where do I park? 
Free parking is available right at the Art Festival location! The Buffalo Grove Town Center, Route 83 and Lake Cook Road.

Handicap Parking
Additional handicap parking is available near Giordano’s and at the far south end of the festival, near the theatre. The Commission for Residents with Disabilities is once again offering a golf cart shuttle for anyone in need of assistance. Shuttle stops are available throughout the route and will be circling around the parking lot.

Ride your bike to the festival!
Bike racks are available behind India House.