News Release - 18th Annual Artist Row to Take Place September 17 at the Rochester Public Market

(Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2023) – The 18th Annual Artist Row Art Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17 at the City of Rochester Public Market, 280 N. Union Street. Admission and parking are free.

Artist Row is a juried community arts festival that leverages the Public Market’s position as a crossroads for the Greater Rochester community to bring people together from across the region for a celebration of art, music, play, and food. The event provides a forum for more than 200 established and emerging artists and artisans to highlight the vibrant diversity of the Rochester community across a variety of mediums. These include sculpture, ceramics, drawing and painting, fiber arts and jewelry. Teams from Prosper Rochester’s Innerspace Kids Activity Center will provide puppet theater performances, and there will also be live music and food trucks.

Artist Row is hosted by the Friends of the Rochester Public Market and the City of Rochester. Platinum Sponsors include Flour City Bread Company, MVP Healthcare and Wegmans; Gold Sponsors are Canandaigua National Bank, ESL Federal Credit Union; and Rohrbach Brewing Company; and the Silver sponsor is LaBella.

Proceeds support the Friends of the Public Market’s Market Token EBT/SNAP Benefit Program, Market tours and other Rochester Public Market programming.

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