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Clothesline Festival

Nearly 60 years after the first Clothesline, Rochester’s largest and longest-running fine art and crafts festival continues to thrive. It’s now the place to

  • browse and buy original artwork by more than 400 New York state artists
  • experience all-day live entertainment
  • sample food from some of Rochester’s favorite vendors
  • enjoy free family art activities at the Creative Workshop
  • search for bargains at the Gallery Store’s Sidewalk Sale and the art library’s used book sale
  • visit the museum (included in admission)

When: Saturday, September 12, 10 am–6 pm  |  Sunday, September 13, 10 am–5 pm  |  Rain or shine! Exclusive to MAG members: early bird shopping Saturday, 9:30–10 am

Where: With the completion of Centennial Sculpture Park, Clothesline once again spills over the Memorial Art Gallery‘s entire 14-acre campus. grounds map

Admission: $5 (MAG members $4) to benefit the Gallery; 10 and under free if accompanied by an adult.

Earlier Event: August 22
Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts
Later Event: October 1
Apple Harvest Festival