Art in the Park

The "Art in the Park" art festival is held each year at Marathon Park, Wausau. Over 30,000 people attend this two day art festival which is held the weekend after Labor Day.


Contact for more information:

Exhibitor Coordinator: Janet Smith -
Telephone - 715-573-7992
Chairpersons:Deb Mortensen –;
Gloriann Doyle –

Volunteer Opportunities
more info.. contact Jan Pflieger at 715-675-7740 or

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  • Over 120 screened exhibitors from throughout the U.S. offer original fine art & handmade crafts.
  • Enjoy pottery, painting, photography, fine woodcraft, baskets, fabrics, florals, jewelry, stained glass, and so much more.
  • Artist demonstrations both days
  • WVAA member demos both days in East Gate Hall
  • Children’s book reading and craft area in East Gate Hall
  • Food and beverages from local non-profit organizations

WVAA members Art Exhibit on view both days in the Exhibition Building.

A children's book illustrator signs books 11 am-1 pm in East Gate Hall.

Food & beverages from local non-profit organizations are available.

Art in the Park display  Shoppers at Art in the Park

2015-40th Anniversary of Art in the Park

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