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Door County Plein Air Festival

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Peninsula School of Art
Wisconsin Artist Shelby Keefe on location in Fish Creek
Peninsula School of Art
Young Artist at the Saturday Kids Paint
Peninsula School of Art
Artist Kathleen Hudson painting on location in Fish Creek
Peninsula School of Art
Artist Shawn Cornell painting on location in Fish Creek
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3900 County Road F - Fish Creek, WI 54212
Information: 920-868-3455

The Door County Plein Air Festival presented by Peninsula School of Art celebrates the tradition of outdoor painting with some of the finest painters from Door County and across the country. Over 35 artists will put brush to canvas, capturing the summer light over the waters and fields of Door County, Wisconsin.

Painting from life and the landscape has long been a Door County tradition, and one that has endured evolving styles. The festival’s painters bring a fresh eye to the changing lights and colors, and a variety of styles that draw from the rich traditions of plein air painting.

Listen and learn from daily artist demonstrations. Tour local partner galleries as artists paint on site. Relax with great music and food at our sunset concert* and paint out.  View presentations by the festival judge, award winning artists, and knowledgeable collectors. View fresh paintings at our Collector's Preview Gala Auction. *Children can try painting plein air during our Kid's Paint, Saturday, July 27. Be at the heart of festival excitement during the Quick Paint competition. Vote for your favorite artists at our Open Door Reception. Take home an original piece of fine art.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • Fair/Festival Type
    • Arts & Crafts

Nearby Places

Hilltop Inn Fish Creek - 0.03 miles away
Pine Cone Guest House Fish Creek - 0.1 miles away
Cozy Cottages Fish Creek - 0.15 miles away
AppleCreek Resort - Hotel & Suites Fish Creek - 0.15 miles away
Cape House Fish Creek - 0.18 miles away
O'Meara's Cottage Loft Fish Creek - 0.27 miles away
Evergreen Hill Condominiums Fish Creek - 0.32 miles away
Gibraltar Lodge Fish Creek - 0.38 miles away