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Artists & Crafters

Artists in the Round 

Hiawatha is continuing the tradition of presenting a 25 booth, fine crafts and arts show for the Festival attendees to enjoy.  Each year, Festival goers enjoy the easy gander down through the Artist In The Round area where they are treated to a variety of handmade arts and fine crafts.  This year will be no exception.  Each exhibiting artist will be open during the Festival on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00am to 6:00pm.  The deadline for application submission is Friday, May 6th, 5pm with notification by May 16th for those selected and June 1st for those not selected.  If you are interested in submitting your artwork to the selection committee, please click on the links below to read about our requirements and fees.  

42nd Festival dates are July 22-24, 2022

Here is the application for the 2022 Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival Artist in the Round exhibit.  Deadline is Friday, May 6th, 2022 5pm

2022 Hiawatha Festival Artist In The Round Application

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print, complete application and send in submission to

Hiawatha Music Co-op

POBOX 414, Marquette, MI 49855 

Other opportunities in the area: 

Marquette also hosts two other art-and-craft shows shortly after the Hiawatha Festival:

Art On The Rocks

The Outback Art Fair

Marquette area has an online source for UP-made items, MIUpperHand featuring U.P.-made goods. If you are an Upper Peninsula artist, you can check out this new effort to spread the good news about UP arts to displaced Yoopers around the world. The site represents a diversity of items with one thing in common: items are made here in the place we live, in the place we love.


7th Annual Young Artists Corner

Calling all artisans ages 7 to 17! If you would like to apply to sell your crafts at the 2022  Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival, please complete the printable application found here. The registration deadline is June 15th, 2022. Limited space requires us to limit the number of participants. A committee will select artists from the applicant pool to display and sell their wares on Saturday, July 23rd of the Festival between noon and four pm.  Consideration will be given to include a range of ages and artwork. Artists and parents/ guardians must be ticket holders and be on Festival grounds for Hiawatha 2022 in order for the young artist to participate.

Come see your Young Artists on Saturday from 12-4pm near the Artists In The Round area!!

Print and complete this application and send to: 

Hiawatha Music Co-op 

1015 N. 3rd St. Stop #9 

Marquette, MI 49855

YAC 2022 Application