The Autumn Arts Festival will include a variety of artists and crafters, artist demonstrations, food trucks, local groups, performers and activities for all ages. The event is hosted by the North St. Paul Arts & Culture and the Parks & Recreation Commissions.
The Arts and Culture Commission selects artists and crafters to participate as vendors at the event from submitted applications. The Commission selects vendors to create a diverse selection for festivalgoers.
Performers are selected by the Arts and Culture Commission with the goal of having a variety of culturally diverse shows for the audience to enjoy.
Local artists are brought in to display their work while educating the festivalgoers on their skills. In 2023, Taylor Berman, a local muralist and painter, hosted a birdhouse painting session for participants. The participants got to paint along with Taylor and keep the birdhouses at the end of the event.
The Park and Recreation Commission selects a variety of events for festivalgoers to participate in which has historically included Bingo, chalk art, face painting and more.
Food trucks are chosen by the Park and Recreation Commission to offer a variety of cuisine. In 2023, six food trucks were hosted offering a range from burgers to tacos and much more.
Parking will be available in the parking lot of Casey Lake Park as well as the roads surrounding the park.
Bathrooms are available in the Casey Lake Pavilion.