Lakefront Festival of Art starting June 17

Lakefront Festival of Art starting June 17

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44th Annual Celebration of Art

Lakefront Festival of Art (or LFOA) will take place June 17 to June 19. Spread out over the lawns of the Milwaukee Art Museum, LFOA will feature works from over 170 national artists in 15 different art categories. There will be children’s activities (no cost), music, wine and beer gardens and a full list of food vendors (which will be released soon). Also, there’s a bunch of other cool stuff to do while you’re there. The purchase of a ticket includes all of this plus access to the Milwaukee Art Museum and all of the awesome things they have going on inside.

Ticket ranges: 

*Sales end June 16*

Advance tickets $10 (click here to buy online or find an outside retail location)

Museum Members $10

Adults $17

Seniors/students $14

Three-day pass $25

Free for kids age 12 and under, veterans, active military and Wisconsin K-12 teachers (with ID)

LFOA Timeline:

Friday, June 17, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (MAM After Dark, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.)

Saturday, June 18, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sunday, June 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Below is the super-packed lineup for each day of the festival.

Friday, June 17

1:30 p.m. Warhola Cats
3 p.m. Grasping At Straws
4:30 p.m. — New Boyz Club
6 p.m. — Shonn Hinton & Shotgun
7: 30 p.m. — Tigernite
9 p.m. — Lex Allen featuring New Age Narcissism

Saturday, June 18

12 p.m. — Fiber Arts Fashion Show
1:30 p.m. — Jake Williams
3 p.m. — Diamond
4:30 p.m. — Painted Caves
6 p.m. — Andi & Alex

Sunday, June 19

11:30 a.m. — The Milwaukee Mandolin Orchestra
1 p.m. — Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
3:30 p.m. — Parallel