Location: Lake Street and Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
When: FRIDAY, AUGUST 2, 2013: noon-8 p.m.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 2013: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 4, 2013: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
This year the Uptown Art Festival features all sorts of activities and is well underway. Expect anything from live reggae music, sculptures, paintings, ceramics, interactive activities, and even a Culinary Arts Competition; these activities, just to name a few, bring in an average of 375,000 people. The festival is the second largest festival in Minnesota, just behind the Minnesota State Fair; it also happens to be one of the top ten largest art festivals in the nation. It is completely FREE, so make sure to stop by at some point this weekend.