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Art in the Park artist demonstration at Marathon Park during Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend.

Wausau, Wisconsin: The 30th annual Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 7–8, offers fun for all ages during north-central Wisconsin’s biggest art extravaganza, spanning both sides of the Wisconsin River.

Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend
Shoppers stroll amongst booths downtown at Festival of Arts during Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend.

This weekend favorite overflows with art throughout four admission-free locations – Art in the Park in Marathon Park, the opening of “Birds in Art” at the Woodson Art Museum, the Festival of Arts, and the Center for the Visual Arts (CVA) galleries, both in downtown Wausau.

Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend
Artwork in the Center for the Visual Arts galleries

The weekend art extravaganza offers distinct, complementary experiences, including the “Birds in Art” 44th-annual opening festivities and Artists in Action on Saturday morning at the Woodson Art Museum; artwork, adult art classes, family art activities, music, and food at the Festival of Arts; artwork at the CVA, and its gift shop in the Third Street Lifestyle Center; and an array of artisans’ handcrafted work at Art in the Park at Marathon Park. Children’s art activities, food, and entertainment abound. All events are admission free and are linked by complimentary, handicapped-accessible, shuttle bus service.

Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend
The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum welcomes visitors and artists from throughout the world for “Birds in Art” opening festivities during Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend.

To learn more, check the Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend website.

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