Adirondack Plein Air Festival Aug 16
August 16 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
2023 will be the 15th Adirondack Plein Air Festival – a week long, outdoor painting event that attracts artists from all over the country. Hundreds of fresh, new paintings will be produced and displayed in the Town Hall! On Wednesday Aug 16 the artists are free to paint anywhere they choose. Maps and suggested locations are available at the Adirondack Artists Guild Gallery, 52 Main St., Saranac Lake. If you see a car pulled over and an artist set up to paint, stop and watch!
Thursday is “Paint the Town” day in Saranac Lake, plus a 3rd Thursday ArtWalk in the evening. Spectators are encouraged at all the locations. Friday evening, August 18, the Special Preview Party opens in the Town Hall in Saranac Lake. Hours are 6 – 9 pm and refreshments served. Tickets are $20/ea but give attendees the first chance to view and purchase the paintings produced at the event. The Show & Sale will be open to the public, at no charge, on Saturday August 19. Check the ArtWorks website, SaranacLakeArtWorks.org, or visit the Adirondack Artists Guild Gallery, 52 Main St., Saranac Lake, for more specific details and schedules..