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Art Fair Parking
Art Fair parking is available at Kelley's bowl at 2705 Cleveland Avenue and at Edgewater Business Center on Momany Drive off North M-63 in St. Joseph.  Shuttle buses will run continuously to drop off and pick up guests at the corner of Elm and State Streets.  A $1 donation per person is suggested.  Volunteers wearing their t-shirts ride for free.
Kids Can Collect Art, Too!
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Get the kids involved in purchasing and collecting art through the Children's Art Purchase Program.  Look for artists displaying orange flags which indicate they have art for sale at $10 and under. CAPP is for children under 14 years of age. 
KAC Faculty & Clay Artists' Guild Tent
Each year, the KAC features its teaching artists in a tent of their own to exhibit and sell their work. This year, the founding members of the Krasl Clay Artists' Guild will also be featured.  Stop by during the Art Fair and meet the new members and faculty, and begin collecting the work of our talented artists. The tent is located between booths 174 & 175.
Patron Package Pickup
We offer Patron Package pickup for those who purchase large items at the Krasl Art Fair.  We will collect your purchase from the artist and have it available for pickup at the Volunteer Check-in tent in the KAC parking lot.
Handicap Accessibility
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The Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff is handicap accessible. A handicap parking lot is located on the north side of Broad Street at the alley entrance.

Wheelchairs are also available courtesy of Van's Medical Equipment.
Art by Day, Jazz by Night
2013 Smooth Jass
Enjoy Grammy winning guitarist Paul Brown Saturday, July 13 as KAC cultural partner 98.3 The Coast presents Smooth Jazz at Sunset.  To get tickets, visit
Ongoing at KAC:
June 7-July 21:
Songs in Steel and Other Dreams: The Sculpture of Caroline Lee
Flower of Evil
Flower of Evil, 1963
Collection of Evelyn M. Lee
Enjoy the dyanamic steel, bronze and aluminum  work of Caroline Lee in the Main Gallery.

June 6-July 21:
Jesse Potts in the artlab
Jesse Potts artlab
See the multimedia work of Jesse Potts come to life with each visit to the Krasl Art Center.
Free & Open Daily
707 Lake Blvd. 
St. Joseph, MI 49085 


Art Fair Crowd 2012

The 2013 Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff is almost here!  Read this e-letter to find out all kinds of information to make your Art Fair experience the best ever!
Friday Night Kickoff
Join us as we say "Thanks!" for your support and participation in the Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff over the past 52 years.  We couldn't do it without you!  The Friday Night Kickoff will be held from 5:00-10:00 pm on the Krasl Art Center grounds and includes live entertainment, a wine tasting tent, food for purchase.  The Krasl Kid's Zone will also be open from 5:00-8:00 pm for kids to create and take home fun art projects! Complimentary massages and samples of healthy shakes from Nutrition Now will also be available.  The Friday Night Kickoff is free and open to the public.


Wine Tasting: $5 per glass
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Food for Purchase: $6 & Under per Item
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Friday Night Kickoff Performers:
5:00-5:30 - Vocalist/Guitarist Jack Adams
6:00-7:00 - Doug's Kids On Stage
7:00-7:30 - Children's Music Workshop
7:30-8:00 - Twin City Players
8:00-10:00 - I Am Band
Krasl Kid's Zone
5:00-8:00 pm
  Krasl Kids Zone  
The Krasl Kid's Zone will be open for kids to create an art project inspired by the 2013 Art Fair poster artist Michele Smith.
Saturday, July 13 
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 14
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
 Enjoy 216 booths featuring
 the work of 125 new and 91 returning artists who were hand selected by a panel of independent jurors.  This summer art fair is ranked 20th in the nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine!
Sales &  Information Booths
 Get 2013 Art Fair Guides and purchase Art Fair merchandise from three locations throughout the Art Fair:  south end of Lake Bluff Park, North End of Lake Bluff Park, south of the LaSalle monument, and near the stairs to Silver Beach.
Food Court
Relax and be entertained by local talent as you enjoy a meal, snack, or specialty treat from a variety of vendors.
Art Fair Entertainment
See live entertainment in the Krasl Kid's Zone and the Food Court Stage.  Performers include Amanda Grove, Asia Davis, Austin Edick "Young White," Brittany Reed, Cameron Doss "Cambot,"  the Citadel Dance & Music Center's "Best Musical Theater Workshop," Citadel Dance Company, Dance Arts, Deavondre Jones, Demarcus Leak and Chris Posada "KJK," Destructive Divas, Gareth MacMillan IS NOT, GWS, Invincible, Jack Adams, Josie Nevins, Justin Barnes, Keyma, Khadijah Brown, Kylee Morgan, Lakeside Fire Junkies, Laketown Boys, Lotisa Torres, Meg Simpson, Poetik Wisdom/Lyrical Blessing, Ryan Bassett, Strum Bums, Taylor Winnell, and The MRC Drummers. 
Krasl Art Center | 269-983-0271 | |
707 Lake Blvd
St. Joseph, MI 49085

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