The Octagon Art Festival draws more than 14,000 people! Visual arts, children’s art areas and performing arts form the foundation of the Octagon Art Festival. More than 100 professional artists from across the Midwest produce and display high-quality original artwork in a wide variety of media. The festival is held outdoors on pavement, rain or shine, in the Main Street Cultural District in downtown Ames, Iowa.
The 48th Annual Art Festival is Sunday, September 23, 2018.