The High Arts Festival is a 23-day festival for local artists of multidisciplinary art forms. We invite visual artists, musicians and filmmakers to showcase their craft among their peers and public in downtown Akron.


We hope you will take a few minutes to answer some questions about your High Arts Festival experience.
Your feedback is an important component in the success of the event.

Survey Details

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2017 High Arts Festival Winners

All three grand prize winners and the juried prize winners will go on a two-day bus tour to Detroit to learn from, be inspired by and network with the local arts community.

2017 High Arts Festival Winners Details

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