Artists Application

The Uptown Art Fair takes place in Uptown Minneapolis on the first weekend of August. The event footprint is located at the intersection of Lake and Hennepin, the center of a lively, upbeat business district and is the busiest intersection in the State of Minnesota. Over $1.7 million of art was sold in 2018 during the festival with some artists sharing that the Uptown Art Fair is the most successful show of the season, and in some cases, of their career. Approximately 350 artists will be invited to exhibit this year.

Artist Applications for the 2020 Uptown Art Fair will be accepted: November 1 –  February 15


The Uptown Art Fair also offers:

  • Complimentary Artists’ Breakfast Saturday morning
  • Artists’ Aide –distributed refreshments to the Artists during the Fair
  • Booth Sitting – available all weekend

We appreciate your interest in the Uptown Art Fair!

Application Fee: $45
Booth Fee: $550 (single booth); $1,100 (double booth)

Jury Process (PDF)