Friday Night Live Farmers Market ~ Driftless Area Wetlands Centre
Friday Night Live will be a full blown outdoor Farmers Market featuring local producers, food, artisan crafters and others from the Driftless Region who make homemade or handmade goods. FNL will feature LIVE music from local entertainers as well as a series of educational/special programs. Friday Night Live will be held every Friday Night throughout the growing season, beginning on May 22nd and concluding on Oct 9. This event is great for all ages! An environmental education and community center funded by the City of Marquette, grants, and donations. Open from 11:00-4:00, Tuesday-Saturday. Call (563) 873-3537
Fallfire Art Contest ~ Driftless Area Wetlands Centre
It's that time of year again - time for Fallfire, the annual Autumn Creativity Contest! This is our twelfth amazing year! If you have participated in past years, you already know that this is a fun artistic challenge and a chance to meet area artists from all backgrounds. If you haven't heard of Fallfire, the rules are simple, really. We are looking for the best single artistic works inspired by the word "fallfire." Artists of all ages and in any medium are eligible to participate, and there is no charge to enter one or even two different works (although there is a $10 jury fee for each "third or more" work). There will be $50 winners in each of four subcategories (Photography, Two-dimensional Art, Written Works, and "Other Media"), as well as a $150 "best in show" Grand Prize winner. The deadline for submission is noon, October 31st, 2015.
24th Annual Leaf Arts & Crafts Festival
The Fall Arts & Crafts is held every year the first full weekend of October and the Leaf Arts & Crafts the second weekend of October. Take time to enjoy handcrafted arts from an array of vendors, live music performances and great food.