Area artists gather on 16 days to show and sell their creations at two popular outdoor markets in downtown Asheville: Art in the Park and Spruce Street Market. Sponsored by the City of Asheville, they both are free to visit.
Asheville Art in the Park 2017
June 10, 17, 24 and October 7, 14, 21 | 10 AM-5 PM
Stroll around the Vance Monument and fountain at Pack Square through an artistic garden of diversity. Visit with talented artists that exhibit their creations at this favorite art fair – including glass, ceramics, woodworking, metalsmithing and the fabric arts. From pottery to jewelry to sculpture and two-dimensional art, the market promises a bouquet of contemporary and traditional mountain art and crafts. Plus, dozens of art galleries are a short walk away in downtown Asheville.
Spruce Street Market 2017
May 13 & 27, June 10 & 24, July 8 & 22, August 12 & 26, September 9 & 23
Stroll down historic Spruce Street near Pack Square, lined with 50 local and regional artists. Handcrafted items of every shape and color will be presented by their creative craftsmen. 11 AM-5 PM.
Art in the Park in Asheville