Davenport, Iowa (May 8, 2017) –The Spring Beaux Arts Fair is this Saturday and Sunday in downtown Davenport where more than 200 artisans will fill the Bechtel Plaza in front of the Figge Art Museum located at 2nd and Harrison and nearby streets.
Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend while strolling the streets filled with handmade crafts, including jewelry, pottery, stained glass, fine furniture, sculpture and more all available for purchase. Enjoy musical entertainment, an art project area for children and a variety of food available for purchase.
This year’s spring Beaux Arts Fair will run on Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with kid’s spin art each day from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Admission to the fair is free and free admission will also be offered at the Figge Art Museum both days.
Proceeds from the fair benefit programming and exhibitions at the Figge.
About the Figge Art Museum:
The Figge Art Museum is located on the riverfront in downtown Davenport at 225 West Second Street. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday and Sundays noon to 5 p.m. Thursdays the
museum is open until 9 p.m. Admission to the museum and tour is $7 for adults, $6 for seniors and
students with ID and $4 children ages 4-12. Admission is free to Figge members and institutional members, and free to all on Thursday evenings from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Figge Café is open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. To contact the museum, please call 563.326.7804, or visit www.figgeartmuseum.org.