2019 Chestnut Art Fair 7/12-7/13/19

Held in conjunction with the Wyandotte Street Art Fair, the Chestnut Art Fair is a vibrant collection of artists, crafters, performers, live creators and street food in a fun and casual block party... outside on Chestnut Street and inside the DCA building. 

Founded in 1978, the Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) arts and cultural organization that proudly serves nearly 400,000 residents in 21 Downriver communities. The Downriver Council for the Arts’ mission is to enrich the quality of life in the Downriver communities by advocating and promoting the arts and providing opportunities for involvement and participation in arts and cultural activities. We actively support local artists and performers through artistic outreach programs and special promotional opportunities by holding activities in our Arts Center and by operating in the various cities we serve.

When: Friday and Saturday, July 12-13, 2019
Time: 10am-9pm
Where: Inside 81 Chestnut and Outside on Chestnut Street

Cool off inside the DCA and check out more artist vendors, including Acanthus Arts Society - The fine art originators  of the Wyandotte Street Art Fair!

This event is free to attend and open to the public!

If you are interested in a sponsorship opportunity, please contact dc4arts@gmail.com.


The Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) is accepting vendor applications for our 5th annual Downriver Council for the Arts’ Chestnut Art Fair. 

Artist Vendor Application Deadline: May 24, 2019

Entertainment Application Deadline: May 31, 2019

Food Vendor Application Deadline: June 7, 2019

Since the DCA is a non-profit, all money raised from events is put directly into our programming and operating. We wish to remain true to our mission of supporting and promoting artists! Click here to read more about applying.