Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair

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This year, experience the Art Fair a different way!

Meet your favorite artists by delivering them lunch or water, sell t-shirts, or get messy with the Community Mural Project. We have many fun options for you to help out! Sign up to Volunteer

Welcome to the 54th Annual Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair!

Set against the backdrop of the Illinois Old State Capitol building, art lovers find the Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair to be the jewel of the Midwest. This tradition of fine art has brought artists and shoppers from across the country flocking to downtown Springfield’s two-day outdoor art gallery for over 50 years. Free to the public, the juried fair is dedicated to top quality and media variety, keeping the more than 30,000 eager buyers coming back each year.

In addition to a premium fair with many amenities, the Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair boasts $15,000 in artist awards, a catered evening Artist and Patron party, a unique Children’s Tent to encourage the young collector, a food court and live music.

Please discover your success at the Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair!