Boston Mills Artfest - 2018

The Annual Boston Mills Artfest is a nationally recognized fine art show. The show takes place in the scenic Cuyahoga Valley National Park, between Cleveland and Akron. It features a variety of artists from around the country showcasing various mediums and styles.  

The Boston Mills Artfest takes place over two completely separate weekends: June 29-30 + July 1 and July 5-8. All artwork on display can be purchased at the show. In addition to the featured artists, there is also food, wine, and craft beer. It’s the best way to celebrate summer and fine art!

show i:  sat, JUne 30 - SUN, JUL 1

show ii: FRi, JUL 6 - SUN, JUL 8

General Artfest show tickets are available at the door:  

  • $8 for Adults
  • $6 for Seniors age 60 & over
  • $6 for Students ages 13-21
  • 12 & Under are Free. 
  • Parking is also free and on site.

Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Admission: $8 Adults, $6 Seniors (60+), $6 Students
Contact Person: Thomas Conti
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Each preview party will feature a selection of food paired with fine wines and Founders Brewing craft beers that patrons may enjoy while perusing and purchasing art. Live music will also be spotlighted, transforming Artfest's Preview Parties into the perfect summer evenings. 

Tickets for the Preview Parties are $54 with an advance reservation, $64 regular price once the advance reservation date passes.  Be sure to buy your tickets early as these shows have been known to sell out. 

(Advance reservations must be made by 6/22 for the Show 1 Preview Party, and by 6/29 for the Show 2 Preview Party.)

The 2018 Preview Parties 

Friday June 29th, 6pm-9pm

Thursday July 5th, 6pm-9pm

A special Preview Party is held on the evening before both Artfests.  The Preview Party is your first chance to view and buy the works on display. And remember that each Artfest has entirely different artists and music so be sure to join us for both events.  Your Preview Party Ticket purchase includes beverages, food, and live music. 

Preview Parties are limited to guests age 21 & over.

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*Preview Parties are held rain or shine, and all ticket reservations and sales for these events are final.

Market District Food:

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Preview Party Pricing:

Tickets for the Preview Parties are $54 with an advance purchase(deadline: June 22nd for Artfest I & June 29th for Artfest II)* , $64 regular price (at the door)*.

*Preview Parties are held rain or shine, and all ticket reservations and sales for these events are final.