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Art Fair on the Bluff Kicks off with Block Party

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On July 12, join us for an electrifying evening at the Art Fair on the Bluff’s Block Party, presented by 1st Source Bank Wealth Advisory Services! Indulge in a variety of beer and wine, savor delicious food from local food trucks, and enjoy live entertainment as we celebrate this monumental event. Mingle with exhibiting artists and connect with fellow art enthusiasts in the community.


From 5 – 6:30 pm, enjoy live music with St. Joe Jack, bringing a vibrant mix of Acoustic Dance Music and Jazz-Grass, featuring hits from Stevie Wonder, Grateful Dead, Louis Armstrong, and more. Then, the evening’s headliner, Benton Harbor-based Sankofa, will keep you dancing all night with their eclectic blend of Neo-Soul, R&B, Hip-Hop, and Funk.


Satisfy your cravings with a diverse selection of food trucks, including Diana’s Kitchen serving home-cooked soul food, Ben’s Soft Pretzels offering sweet and salty treats from Benton Harbor, and Tazty Treatz & More! from South Bend, IN, with a variety of slushies, ice creams, and creative desserts. Round Barn Winery & Estate and The Livery Microbrewery will provide beer and wine for $5 a glass, and Pepsi products will be available for $3.


General admission tickets for guests aged 13 and above are just $5. Purchase your tickets online at, or day-of tickets can be purchased at the event entrance under Rising Crossing Tides. KAC members enjoy free admission; bring your membership card or we will look you up at the gate.


Then join us on July 13 – 14, for an unforgettable experience at the 62nd Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff, proudly presented by 1st Source Bank Wealth Advisory Services! The artist booths open at 10 am for all visitors.


Don’t miss out on this exciting event — secure your tickets today and be a part of the 62nd Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff. Celebrate art, community, and creativity with us! 


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About Krasl Art Center:

Krasl Art Center provides southwest Michigan residents and visitors the opportunity to experience contemporary art exhibitions, new artist projects, and creative events, as well as art classes, camps, guest artist workshops, and community-wide programs. The center opened in 1980. Indoors, it houses galleries, art-making studios, and a gift shop. Outdoors it celebrates public art through sculpture placements on its campus and throughout the community. Krasl Art Center's mission is to inspire meaningful change and strengthen community through the visual arts. To learn more, visit

About Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff: 

The Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff is the flagship fundraiser for Krasl Art Center. The event welcomes artists to scenic Lake Bluff Park to exhibit and sell their artwork the second weekend of July every year. Artists are juried into the event, creating one of the region's largest high-end outdoor art experiences. The 2023-2024 events are presented by 1st Source Bank Wealth Advisory Services. To learn more, visit

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