Chicagoan Laura Joy hits Festival in the Park stage, July 17

Photo: Roman Sobus
Photo: Roman Sobus

11:00 a.m.  – 1:00 p.m.
Chicagoan, Laura Joy, will be performing on the Watering Hole Stage 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, July 17, during The Matthews’s 
39th Festival in the Park (Spearfish City Park).  This is a FREE event.

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Festival in the Park

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DAY 3!

SCHEDULEOF EVENTS-BADGEThe Festival in the Park is one of the largest outdoor summer arts festivals in the upper Midwest.  Festival in the Park is sponsored by the The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center, a non-profit organization and all proceeds are used to produce the annual festival and assist other arts activities in the greater Spearfish area.

LEARN MORE about the Festival. 

Festival in the Park

 

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DAY 2

SCHEDULEOF EVENTS-BADGEThe Festival in the Park is one of the largest outdoor summer arts festivals in the upper Midwest.  Festival in the Park is sponsored by the The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center, a non-profit organization and all proceeds are used to produce the annual festival and assist other arts activities in the greater Spearfish area.

LEARN MORE about the Festival. 

Festival in the Park: WRISTBAND NITE

 

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Tonight kicks off the 38th Festival in the Park 3-day event held in Spearfish City Park.  This art/craft event is The Matthews major fundraiser of the year.  

SCHEDULEOF EVENTS-BADGEBuy your wristband – Fundraising Night!

Entrance to the park requires the purchase of a $5 wristband.  All proceeds benefit The Matthews.  Purchase wristbands at all park entrances that evening OR buy ahead at the following locations:

  • The Matthews Art Gallery (612 N. Main St.)
  • Visit Spearfish (on the corner of Hudson & Main)
  • Spearfish Chamber of Commerce
  • The Bay Leaf Cafe

Enjoy being the first to see and buy from over 180 vendors.  

Steve Frame and The Western Rebels will be performing live this evening in the Watering Hole 6pm to 10pm, with Dustin Tucker opening 4pm to 6pm. 

CLICK HERE for more INFORMATION & EVENTS

 

 

 

Commemorative Poster for 2015 Festival in the Park on sale now

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Detail of poster

For the first time in the Festival in the Park’s 38 years, a limited edition poster has been created as a fundraiser for The Matthews’ children’s programming. 

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Coloring contest pages are coming in…deadline looming

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Folks are starting to bring in their completed coloring pages in our first community wide COLORING CONTEST.  In fact, people of all ages are participating.  It will be hard to pick the winners.  

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2015 Festival in the Park Events & Entertainment Line-up

 

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Get ready for a great 3-days at the 38th Festival in the Park (FIP).  Just below is the complete listing of events.  

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Gallery performs July 19 at Spearfish Festival in the Park

Keaton  Demois and Anna Hughes of Gallery
Keaton Demois and Anna Hughes of Gallery

Gallery – performing July 19

11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Gallery will be performing on the Watering Hole Stage 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Sunday, July 19, during The Matthews’s 38th Festival in the Park (Spearfish City Park).  This is a FREE event.

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Mark Mowry Music playing July 19 at Spearfish Festival in the Park

Mark Mowry Music
Mark Mowry Music

Mark Mowry Music – performing July 19

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Mark Mowry Music will be performing on the Watering Hole Stage 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., Sunday, July 19, during The Matthews’s 38th Festival in the Park (Spearfish City Park).  This is a FREE event.

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The River Liffey Boys playing July 18 at Spearfish’s Festival in the Park

The River Liffey Boys
The River Liffey Boys

The River Liffey Boys – performing July 18

5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
The River Liffey Boys will be performing on the Watering Hole Stage 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. during The Matthews’s 38th Festival in the Park (Spearfish City Park).  This is a FREE event.

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