Saturday July 15th - 10am to 5pm


Thanks for joining us at our 2017 event!

See you next year at "The Marshalltown Art Festival" on Saturday, July 21st, 2018!

Schedule of Events



Schedule of Events 

6:00AM Artist Set-Up
9:00AM Patron Pre-Sale and Breakfast
9:30AM Art Judging Begins
10:00AM Festival Begins
10:00AM - 5:00PM Performing Arts Begin (See Schedule Below)
10:00AM - 5:00PM Kid's Activities Begin (See Schedule Below)
10:30AM - 4:30PM Festival Dollar Prize Drawings (drawings every 1/2 hour)
12:00PM 2017 Artist Award Winners Announced
5:00PM - 10:00PM

Festival Closes & Festivities Moves to 13th Street

6:00PM - 10:00PM

Art After Dark at 13th Street District 


Tented Center Stage
10:00am - 10:30am

Tiger Taekwondo

This is a children's performance of Marshalltown's Marshall Arts School. For pictures check out

10:40am - 11:40am

Dave Staron Band

This is a new 7 person band here in Marshalltown under the direction of Dave Staron. You can expect to hear big band tunes and a few polkas as you browse art work.

11:50am - 12:50pm

Talking Hands

This duo was a favorite at the talent show last fall. These talented guys play guitar, sing and play a wooden box with a lot of pizzaz. They are creative and fun to watch.

1:00pm - 1:30pm

Xtreme Dance

This high energy Performing Arts School will demonstrate and teach you some new moves. This. is. fun.

1:30pm - 2:45pm

Stephanie Fisk - Acustic Guitar and Singing

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Exit 185

They have a large catalog of mainly rock and pop songs, both old and new, and mix in just a bit of country.


Under the Trees Stage


9:30am - 10:45am

Jubilee Accordion Trio

10:45am - 12:15pm

Jack and Joan - a duo that sings country and folk songs

12:25pm - 1:25pm

Bill Wilson - Irish Music

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Reid Miller 

Reid is a talented variety act for all ages. He can sing and tell stories, do puppetry and teach. For more information on this one-man show, see

2:30pm - 3:15pm 

Todd Apfel

3:15pm - 4:00pm

Reid Miller

4:00pm - 4:45pm

Todd Apfel 

Kids Activities


Car Painting

Henna Painting Artist

Balloon Twist Art

Coloring Contest 

Sand Art

Spin Art 

Face Painting Artist