BONEYARD ARTS FESTIVAL!

BONEYARD ARTS FESTIVAL!

 

 

 

ARE YOU READY??

CHAMPAIGN'S 13TH ANNUAL BONEYARD ART'S FESTIVAL STARTS THURSDAY, APRIL 9TH, AT  THE U of I CAMPUS, URBANA IL!

This fantastic festival is presented annually every spring by 40 North | 88 West, and is a four-day event showcasing the amazing range of creative activity flourishing in our Champaign/Urbana community. The goal of the Boneyard Art's Festival is to bring together local artists, businesses and organizations for the sake of art in Champaign County.

So much more than just a traditional Art Walk, our Boneyard Arts Festival is a unique countywide celebration that actually takes place among many venues (over 100!), from theaters and cafe's and galleries to salons and retail stores! It also features the work of hundreds of artists and genre's of art:  Sculptors, weavers, painters, photographers and other visual artists join musicians, actors, dancers, poets and performers of all kinds in sharing their creativity throughout Champaign, Urbana, U of I Campus, Rantoul, Homer, Mahomet, St. Joseph and Sidney.

At it's core, the Boneyard Art's Festival will stimulate cultural, economic, social and educational growth by providing an opportunity for people of every age, background and interest to participate.  As it was set to do!

Goals Of The Festival Founders:

*Provide opportunities for artists of all disciplines, media and levels of expertise to share and sell their work with the greater community and its visitors 
*Demonstrate the value of collaboration among individuals, organizations and businesses 
*Illuminate the economic impact of the arts on local business 
*Demonstrate the effectiveness of utilizing art to increase foot traffic in and around participating venues, as well as to enhance the environment in public and private spaces 
*Promote the cultural vibrancy of our community -- a great place to live and visit * bring students, residents and visitors together through the arts 
*Provide an occasion, through the arts, to both express and reflect upon who and what we are as individuals and as a community 
*Celebrate the many unique cultural traditions within Champaign County

Make this phenomenal Champaign/Urbana area event part of your great spring weekend! You'll be happy you did...and it'll become part of you're annual calendar as it has become mine!  ENOY!

Contact Information

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Rose Price
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One East Main Street, Suite 200
Champaign IL 61820
217-202-8843
217-352-1933
Fax: 217-378-1281