"Crafts in the Meadow" features nearly 100 fine craftsmen and their exceptional gifts of art with special guest artists demonstrating their crafts. Included are Blacksmith Thomas Turtso, Wood Turner Michael Kehs, Pottery demonstrations with Jennifer Miller and Gloria Kosko of Earth Center Pottery and many more.
The Interactive Children's area features "Hands on Fall" Craft Projects including the creation of Giant Pottery Pumpkins. Children’s Sculptures created by Art Center students will be displayed, including last year's outrageous Witch with her Hat and Spider.
Live music will be performed throughout the day with headliner “John Danaher & The Quiet Men”, as well as Jim Arkus, Dave Bond & Real Country, Christian Roebling, Matt Simon & The Good, Fiddle Sticks and Graham Craig, among others.
Local non-profit organizations and politicians are featured including the Potbelly Pig Network where visitors may pet the pigs, and Norwester Readers Canine Program with Friendly Therapy Dogs who help children learn to read.