Fairs & Festivals


2018 dates to be announced

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

2018 dates to be announced

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.

Email the Art Fair Director for information

Artists or vendors: Application process starts February 2018.