Festival Events

  Sunday, April 8, 2018 • 10:00 am–4:00 pm


  • Shop for Art.

    There are 50 booths of fine art including painting, drawing, jewelry, mixed media, photography, fiber, ceramics, glass, wood, & printmaking.
  • Children's Art Activities

    Free children's art activities are available in Room 174. Paint on wood with UWSP Department Chair and Professor of Art, Diane Bywaters will assist young artist in marbling paper to take home with them. Thank you to Target for the art supplies.
  • Win Art! Art Raffle

    47 participating Festival artists are generously donating original pieces of art to help raise money for the UWSP student art education awards and artist awards. Tickets are $1 each or get 12 for $10. Do not need to be present to win. The Art Raffle is from 10am-3pm in front of the UWSP Edna Carlsten Gallery. BUY TICKETS IN ADVANCE: Email us at PointFoA@gmail.com and let us know how many tickets you would like and your shipping address. Payments are made through check only. Please make your check payable to the Festival of the Arts and mail them to the Community Foundation of Central WI. $1 Shipping and handling fee.
  • Festival Art Awards and Award Winners Announcements.

    Art Education Award winners and Art & Design Scholarship winners Announced at at Carlsten Gallery at 3pm. Artist Awards are announced when judge has made a decision. Winners will be recognized with ribbons displayed in the booths.
  • Riverfront Arts Center Emgering Artist Awards

    Stevens Point area school district student winners will have work displayed during the Festival of the Arts: Piper Krause, Tony Lee, Megan Lemay, Rocio Martinez-Perez, Ian Mercer, Audrey Schatschneider, Mckenzie Woyak, Choua Yang, Zoe Zalewski Sponsored by the Doldson Co. and Cellcom
  • Donuts and Popcorn for sale

    The UWSP Student Group PLAYERS will be selling donuts and popcorn to help raise money for their students events.
  • Carlsten Gallery- UW- Stevens Point Gallery

    During the Festival the College of Fine Arts and Communication Faculty CreatesTerrain/Territories: Dreams of place. Exhibition up March 15- April 17.
  • Banquet dinner for Artists & Sponsors

    There is a Saturday evening banquet for sponsors, artists, and their guests sponsored by the FoA Council. Dinner is at the Newman University Parish, 2108 Fourth Avenue, Stevens Point, WI (corner of 4th Avenue and Reserve Street on campus) During the evening event student scholarship winners will be recognized. The event begins at 6:00pm.