Downtown Farmington hosts Art on the Grand in June


Art on the Grand will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 4 and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, along Grand River Avenue in historic downtown Farmington. This popular fine arts and crafts fair, which celebrates its 13th anniversary this year, should hold a special place in the hearts of Michigan art lovers because of its manageable size and accessible vibe.

The festival offers free entry and an array of high quality art in a variety of price ranges and disciplines including ceramics, jewellery, painting, photography, wood, wearable art, glass, carving, etc

Kids Art Alley, located in the art fair next to Sunflour Bakehaus and KickstART Gallery, features young local artists in grades 6-12 selling their own creations. Kidzone offers fun activities for young visitors, including Imagination Playground, a block-based mobile creative play system.

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Arrive early on Saturday and visit the weekly Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market from 9am-2pm in Riley Park, then shop the sidewalk and dine al fresco at one of the many local restaurants.

Art on the Grand is presented by the Cultural Arts Division of the Farmington Hills Department of Special Services in partnership with the Farmington Downtown Development Authority. This event is sponsored by SMART Flex Ride and Jaguar Land Rover of Farmington Hills, with support from Fresh Thyme and Starbucks.

The event will follow current Michigan Department of Health and Human Services rules for outdoor gatherings. For more information or to see samples of artists who hail from across the country, visit artonthegrand.com.

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