Art in the Park

Announcing the 48th Annual

Watermark Art in the Park

Presented by Paul Bunyan Communications

July 18th and 19th, 2015

Join us on Saturday, July 18 from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, July 19 – 10am to 4pm for Bemidji’s premiere art event held on beautiful Lake Bemidji in Library Park.  This annual event presents over one hundred artists showcasing ceramics, wood furniture and accessories, jewelry, glass, paintings, sculpture, fabrics, weaving, great food and much more.

Artist Application here

Food Vendor Application here

The Watermark’s annual “Art in the Park” has been appealing to local residents and visitors from all over the country since 1967. This juried fine arts and craft fair located in downtown Bemidji on the shores of Lake Bemidji in beautiful, tree lined, Library Park boasts an annual attendance of over 4,000 visitors during this two day event. Situated just north of the famous statues of Paul Bunyan, Babe the Blue Ox and the Tourist Information Center, “Art in the Park” features over 100 artists, a dozen food vendors and live entertainment all within easy reach and walking distance to our downtown and all its amenities. You’ll find art galleries, live theatre, shopping, dining, plenty of parking and places to stay.

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The Watermark Art Center and Paul Bunyan Communications would like to thank our Art in the Park Sponsors who help us welcome all the vendors each year and get them set up and ready to go – Northwest Minnesota Juvenile Center, First National Bank – Bemidji, Dunn Bros Coffee and Raphael’s Pastry.

Thanks to all of our volunteers who help all year with the planning and during the event weekend and a special Thanks to all of the artists who donated to our raffle!

Join us downtown on the shores of Lake Bemidji just 1 Block North of Paul and Babe in Bemidji!  For more information call the Watermark at 218-444-7570.


Save the Date!  The 48th Annual Art in the Park will be July 18-19, 2015