Mark Your Calendars!
Join Us In New Richmond June 2 & 3, 2017 For Our Annual Park Art Fair and Blues and Brews Fest!!
50th Annual Park Art Fair
June 2-3, 2017
Friday, June 2nd is our 'Sneak Preview' from 5-8pm
Saturday, June 3rd 10am - 4pm
Thousands of visitors come to New Richmond for a festive day in beautiful Mary Park near downtown New Richmond. Artists and crafts people display and sell their wares under colorful awnings and tents. Food and entertainment are on-going and admission is FREE!
2017 Vendor Application
10th Annual Willow River Blues & Brews Fest
Friday, June 2, 2017
6-8pm - TBD
8:30-11pm - TBD
Saturday, June 3, 2017
4-6pm - Brew & Wine Tasting Event (tickets will be vailable at the Chamber office. $25 in advance, $30 at the door)
6-9pm - TBD
The Blues & Brews Fest is a component of Park Art Fair, a major arts and crafts fair held each year in Mary Park. The beautiful setting of the park will be the back drop as the St. Croix Valley celebrates the fine art of making handcrafted beer and wine, live blues music and the talents of over 125 crafters.
Both events are held in Mary Park in New Richmond. Mary Park is located just a few blocks from downtown New Richmond on Green Avenue.
From the north or south proceed on Highway 65 to downtown New Richmond. Proceed east on First Street to Green Avenue. Locate available on street parking and walk to Mark Park on the very north end of Green Avenue. Watch for signs. Click here to view map.
There is no parking allowed in Mary Park for the events. There is ample on-street parking throughout the Mary Park neighborhood and in downtown New Richmond. Please wear comfortable shoes as you will probably have a bit of a walk to the festival area of 4 to 8 blocks.
In 2016 we brought back the Shuttle Service which is provided by North America Central School Bus/New Richmond School Bus. Pick up locations are in the Bosch parking lot on the South end of New Richmond and on the North end by Super America (gravel lot).
Carry-Ins and Alcohol Consumption:
Absolutely no beverage or food carryins of any kind will be allowed into Mary Park. All persons wishing to consume alcohol must obtain an alcohol wrist band. Anyone who appears to be 35 or younger will have i.d. checked. No one under the age of 21 will be allowed to purchase or consume alcohol even with parent present.
Please click here to find out about lodging options in New Richmond. Camping is available in New Richmond's Hatfield Park. Hatfield is about 2 miles from festival area. Click here for more information on Hatfield.
There will be taxi onsite providing free rides to anywhere in New Richmond if you feel your should not drive. Stop at the beer concession area to receive your taxi voucher. The New Richmond Area Chamber encourages youj to drink responsibly.
NO COVER CHARGE/All ages welcome:
There is no cover charge for any portion of the event except the brew sampling. You may listen to all music performances for free. There will be concession food and beverages for sale. All ages are welcome.
The festival in a open air festival. There is limited cover in the case of rain. There will be some picnic tables available to sit on. You may bring your own blanket or lawn chair. NO COOLERS.
There are flush toilets on site. There will also be portapotties in the festival area.
New Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce
245A South Knowles Avenue
New Richmond, WI 54017