SEPTEMBER 30 & October 1, 2017 | Saturday & Sunday, 10am to 5pm | Celebrate the 47th Madison Chautauqua

Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project

Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art is proud to be an Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project. This year the Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art has added a demonstration village to our weekend. This village portrays art throughout the history of our state's legacy. You will see woodturners, the Miami tribe, wax artists, woodcarvers, a blacksmith and other art forms. Visit The Village page for more information and the schedule of events.

GetAway Sweepstakes

The Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art is pleased to announce the 2016 GetAway Weekend winner is Sue Gruber from Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. Sue will recieve a night stay at Windy Hill Bed and Breakfast and dinner for two at The Key West Shrimp House. Congratulations Sue, we can't wait to welcome you to our town!


Scholarship Winner

The 2016 Scholarship Winner is Bek Hoffman who graduated from Madison High School and is furthering her art studies at Ivy Tech and Ball State University.

2016 Poster Signing Party!

Come join us Saturday, September 24 from 5-7pm at Harry's Stone Grill. Here you will meet the artist and have Linda Wood sign your poster. This will be the only way you can receive a signed print. 



Come experience Southern Indiana’s premier outdoor juried fine arts and crafts show.

Stroll the tree-lined streets of Madison's™ National Landmark Historic District as you shop from 250 artisans.Enjoy live performances throughout the show and a variety of ethnic foods at Riverfront Foodfest along the Ohio River. The Madison Chautauqua features artwork that is handmade and individually designed by the artist. Come and find your passion among paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture, weaving, folk art, jewelry, fiber, wood, baskets, clay, glass, paper, leather and wearable art!

 Order T-Shirts Here
Order Art Prints Here

Volunteer Today!

Madison Chautauqua's Favorite Places to Stay.

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2016 Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art Award Winners!

Left to Right Front: Patricia Cowart, Rahmon Olugunna, Tim Peters, Lizzie Gulick
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Loved my day at this year's Chautauqua Festival! I noticed several positive changes. A huge thank you to all the volunteers, vendors and committee members!!

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Not going this year, not with the KKK there.

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Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art® - Madison, IN is in full swing! We'll be here 10-5 today and tomorrow. I'm in booth #135 on Vine Street.

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I heard that the KKK are protesting during this festival at the Firemans Park for 3 hrs. along with Hanover college against the KKK. Don't they have to get a permit to protest? If so who gave them ... See more

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Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art - travelindiana.com

Don't miss the Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art® - Madison, IN this weekend! Blacksmithing, wood- turning and chainsaw sculpture are just a few of the art forms attendees will have the opportunity ... See more

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A big thank you to all of you who came out to the Art and Apples show this past weekend in Rochester! It was a crazy weather weekend, showing us that fall is definitely here whether we like it or ... See more

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Timeline Photos

Congratulations to Sue Gruber of Ohio! She is this year's GetAway winner!

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2016 New Artists

Potter, Jason R. Bove specializes in pottery intended for every day use while also serving as beautiful works of art.

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