2019 GSR Fine Art Festival

Connecting Local Artists With Our Community


The GSR Fine Art Festival celebrates the fine arts in the greater Mankato area. We’re committed to creating an outlet for professional artists to connect with the community. More than 50 visual artists will display and sell their locally-made, one-of-a-kind work. All sales go directly to the artists.

50+ Artists

Potters, painters, jewelers, photographers, glass, fiber and  leather workers plus many, many more. There is something for everyone.

20+ Live Musicians

Give lots of love to our musicians!  They have donated their live performances to support the GSR.

Free - No Admission

The GSR Fine Art Festival is free and open to the public. Free parking is available on the weekends throughout City Center Mankato. Find Parking Options

Shop Small Saturday

We’re excited to partner with the Shop Small movement in City Center Mankato focused on supporting local businesses. It’s the perfect fit for our artists. All sales at GSR go directly to our artists.

Enjoy Our Festival Hospitality

Delicious food and beverage options including beer and wine are available for purchase in our GSR Cafe throughout the Festival.

From Our 2018 Visitors

“Great to meet and talk to the artists…Beautiful pieces. High quality of artists…It’s all genuine original art….So much variety!… Unique items, especially for gifts.”

Our Sponsors






Mankato Magazine


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