2020 UPDATE: Alley Art Fest will take place downtown-wide! Visit multiple venues to see artist displays. Wear a mask!
Alley Art Festival is a local, grassroots outdoors art festival typically held at Water Street Mall in downtown Aurora on the last Saturday of August. It’s a day of fun, music, and art – with over 65 artists!
Alley Art Festival was held on Water Street Mall in downtown Aurora between Downer and Galena for the first time ever on Sat. Aug. 28, 2010. It rocked! Art, music, performs and more. A true community event - open to everyone. FREE!
Water Street Mall is a pedestrian-friendly area located west of Broadway/Route 25 and east of the Fox River in downtown Aurora, Ill.
Alley Art Festival is sponsored by Aurora Downtown and City of Aurora’s Neighborhood Festival Funding.
Want to partake? Check out the Get Involved page.
Alley Art Festival founders: