Artspire is a community arts celebration held in the Arts District and Downtown La Crosse.  Artspire combines visual, performing, and literary arts in a largely outdoor format designed to represent and engage all elements and cultures of the area. The Artspire Art Fair & Sale is held on King and Front Streets, just outside the Pump House. Participating artists are accepted via an application and jury process. Artspire 2019 Artists Exhibits will be open Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. All booths must remain open for the entire length of the show.

The sixth annual Artspire is Friday & Saturday, June 7 & 8, 2019.


September 1, 2018 – Call to Artists Open
January 25, 2019 – Application Deadline
February 1, 2019 – Jury Reviews Applications
March 1, 2019 – Final Jury Announcement
March 15, 2019 – $75 Booth Fee due
April 1, 2019 – Booth Assignments Announced
June 8, 2019 – Artspire Art Fair & Sale on King Street, 10 am-5 pm


  1. Download and Review the ARTSPIRE ARTIST INFORMATION
  2. Complete and submit the online application below.
  3. Submit the $15 jury fee. Call (608) 785-1434, visit the Pump House at 119 King Street, La Crosse, or pay online:
Pay Jury Fee