Welcome Artists!

The Springfield Old Capital Art FairSet against the backdrop of the Illinois Old State Capitol building, art lovers find the Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair to be the jewel of the Midwest. This tradition of fine art has brought artists and shoppers from across the country flocking to downtown Springfield’s two-day outdoor art gallery for over 50 years. Free to the public, the juried fair is dedicated to top quality and media variety, keeping the more than 30,000 eager buying coming back each year.

In addition to a premium fair with many amenities, the Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair boasts $15,000 in artist awards, a catered evening Artist and Patron party, a unique Children’s Tent to encourage the young collector, a food court and live music.

Please discover your success at the Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair!


With questions, please contact our board members below:

Julie Beveridge at (217) 553-5564 / email or Kate Mayernick at (217) 725-7805 / email.