Carpenter Nature Center welcomes you to celebrate the intersection of art and nature on our Wisconsin Campus.
Enjoy music, food, and art from local artisans. Take in the beautiful scenery of this outdoor event. Visit the CNC tent to meet live animal ambassadors. Take a hike through the restored prairies. Sip a glass of wine from 65 Vines or sample a beer from Rush River Brewing Co. This event will take place rain or shine, so come prepared for the weather. A portion of all proceeds support environmental education and habitat conservation at Carpenter Nature Center. New and returning artist include this year’s featured artist Abbi Allan, award-winning photographer Craig Blacklock and many artists such as Taylor Berman, who have supported this event since its first year. To see a sample of work by the many artists and artisans who will join us at the festival visit the Carpenter Art Festival Facebook page