This is the 22nd year for Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Don't miss this festival at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar on Saturday, September 21st from 10 am to 4 pm.
Lakeland Broadcasting's own JP Cola and Jan Turner will be there as MC's. KWLM is proud to sponsor this event again.
On Saturday, September 21st during Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! at Kennedy Elementary School there will be entertainment, a juried art show and sale, artists' demonstrations, food vendors will be located outside by the big tent and picnic tables will be provided for your convenience, and, of course, free coffee all day at the Coffee Café!
This year's poster artist is Michele Steffen of Spicer. Raffle artists are Joan Rydberg, Bradley Hall, and Bonnie Smith. Unveiling of the art was August 8, 2019, in the Barn Theatre Event Center. Raffle tickets are $2. The drawing for the art will take place the day of the festival at 3:50 pm on the stage. You need not be present to win.
In keeping with the tradition of having something for all ages, there will be "make-n-take" art activities for kids both big and small. These activities will take place in the cafeteria.
This activity is made possible in part by a grant from the SW MN Arts & Humanities Council through an appropriation from the MN State Legislature with money from the state's general fund.
This activity is also funded in part by a grant from the Willmar Area Community Foundation and our sponsors.