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10th Annual Mundelein Arts Festival
September 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on September 12, 2021 at 10:00 am
Mundelein Community Connection and the Mundelein Park & Recreation District announce the 10th annual Mundelein Fine Arts Festival, a juried art festival that will showcase the unique talents of 45 fine artists who work in a variety of media. The two-day event will be held from 10 am to 5 pm daily and will feature top-notch artists, local musicians and tasty food.
In addition to professional artists, Mundelein Fine Arts Festival will also highlight artwork by select students from Carmel Catholic and Mundelein High School.
A committee of well-known judges will award a cash prize for Best of Show and Best in Category (six categories). The Kirk Players will award a $500 Emerging Artist Award. There are also Purchase Awards including the Village of Mundelein’s Annual Purchase Award. In addition, Mundelein High School will receive scholarship money to award to students pursuing art in college.
The Festival is located in Kracklauer Park in downtown Mundelein, (100 N. Seymour Ave.) Artists will be located in the paved area for easy access by visitors. Musicians will perform throughout the weekend.
Our Mission is to support the arts, provide scholarship money to deserving art students at Carmel Catholic and Mundelein High School, and bring more attention to Mundelein as an excellent place to live and visit.
Saturday at 10 am: Join us for a celebratory ribbon cutting to commemorate our 10th year!
Sunday at 12:30 pm: Join us for the awarding of scholarships to our high school art students.
Saturday Entertainment Schedule:
11-12:30 Jeff Justman
1-2:30 Doug Blake and friend
3-4:30 Doug Blake and friend
Sunday Entertainment Schedule:
11-12:30 Old Enough to Know Better
1-2:30 Mary Lai
3-4:30 Prairie Sky