2013 Mayfest Arts Fair
A festival celebrating the literary, visual & performing arts.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Join us for the 2013 Mayfest Arts Fair
Saturday May 11, 10am - 6pm
Sunday May 12, 11am - 5pm
Gratz Park, Lexington, Kentucky
Welcome to Mayfest!
Whether you are a returning guest or vendor, or are discovering Mayfest for the first time, this event has something for everyone! Mayfest is a juried art fair with a focus on a casual, family-friendly atmosphere. Included are up to 100 Artist Vendors, Young Artists, and Activity Artists, performances by musicians, dancers, strolling performers, traditional Maypole Dance, food concession vendors, and children's activities including an Astro Jump, pirate ship ride, pony rides, petting zoo and children's crafts.
Date, Time & Location
2013 marks the 19th Anniversary of the Mayfest Arts Fair, which is held during Mother's Day weekend. The 2013 event will be held Saturday, May 11, 10am - 6pm and Sunday May 12, 11am - 5pm. This is a rain or shine event.
The festival is held in historic Gratz Park, located in Downtown Lexington, Kentucky. The park sits between The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning (formerly the old Lexington Public Library building) on 2nd Street, and Transylvania University on 3rd Street, in a residential neighborhood located between Mill St. and Market St.
Cost to Attend
The festival is open to the public and free of admission charge for guests, providing a day of free fun and entertainment for the entire community. There is a fee for all vendors (artist and food) to participate.
The application deadline for 2013 has passed. For more information contact Laura Farnsworth, Senior Event Coordiantor, 859-425-2593 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come see why the 2008 Mayfest was selected as one of Southeast Tourism Society’s Top 20 Events for the Month of May 2008 and named 2008 Top Ten Spring Event by the KY Tourism Council!
Sponsorship opportunities are available at several different levels and provide an excellent opportunity for exposure to a wide demographic of potential customers for your business. For details about sponsorship eligibility and benefits, please contact Kathryn Minton at 859-425-2595 or email@example.com
Be a Friend of Mayfest!
The DLC would like to invite everyone to become a Friend of Mayfest by making a tax-deductible donation to the DLC Foundation. As a Friend of Mayfest your name will be included on promotional material which includes the Mayfest Arts Fair program and on the DLC’s website. With your generous donation 2012 Mayfest Arts Fair can continue to be a fun-filled and entertaining event for the entire community to enjoy.
Download a Friend of Mayfest donation form