Beattie Is Arts Festival

Come rain or come shine, the Midwest’s popular and highly regarded outdoor celebration of the arts is returning to downtown Rockford!

The Rockford Area Arts Council presents Beattie Is… a family-friendly festival that features a high-quality artist market, art demonstrations, live music, performances, and specialty food vendors. Patrons wil be entertained and delighted by a host of roaming performers as they wander the festival grounds and citizen artists of all ages are invited to participate in community art activities.

10am-11am – Opening ceremony at Beattie Park followed by an animated arts walk from Beattie Park to Festival grounds

11:00am-6:00pm – Festival at City Market Pavilion – 100 Water Street, Rockford Illinois 61107