Fairs & Festivals

MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival

June 1-11, 2017

MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival is an annual event in early summer celebrating the arts, sciences and humanities.

Each year, the MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival gives patrons the opportunity to experience a world of informative lectures and sophisticated performances – right at our doorstep!

Prior Festival guests include music legend Bonnie Raitt, country music star Easton Corbin, comedians Brian Regan and Bill Engvall, Food Network personality Alton Brown, “Jungle” Jack Hanna, jazz sensation Esperanza Spalding, Tony winners Sutton Foster and Idina Menzel, and country superstar Blake Shelton.

The MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival lineup is announced in early spring.

Summer Art Fair

June 3 & 4, 2017

Held each year in June – outdoors, rain or shine – on the grounds of Midland Center for the Arts. Featuring the beautiful works of juried artists from across the country, along with food vendors, street musicians, artists demonstrations and a children’s activity corner. FREE ADMISSION. Learn more…

Email the Art Fair Director for information

Artists or vendors: Applications now being accepted via Zapplication!

Holiday Art Fair

2017 dates to be announced

This November event showcases beautiful arts and crafts by juried artists – perfect for holiday shopping! Held in the spacious lobbies of Midland Center for the Arts, it features tasty holiday treats, artist demonstrations, music of the season, and a Saturday afternoon visit by Santa!

Email the Art Fair Director for information

Artists or vendors: Application process starts September 2017.